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RedHat Software Quality Engineer in Raanana, Illinois

Job summary

Do you want to make a difference in the technology that is at the core of some of the most innovative and inspirational businesses in the world? The Red Hat Telco 5G cloud-native network function (CNF) Software Quality Engineering team is looking for a Software Quality Engineer to join us in Raanana, Israel. In this role, you will work on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and related technologies. You'll interpret test requirements for Telco 5G customer use cases and develop innovative automated solutions for testing real-world customer workflows in test environments. In addition to automated testing, you can take part in software development or DevOps. Your continuous growth is supported by extensive learning opportunities, including Red Hat’s learning modules and certifications and Red Hat University (RHU) courses.

The Red Hat Software Quality Engineering team consists of people with diverse technical backgrounds who are curious and innovative. We use open source principles and DevOps practices throughout our organization to maximize flexibility, transparency, and speed. Our engineers share their stories about working in Red Hat Software QE in this video -

Primary job responsibilities

  • Execute performance, scalability, resiliency, and reliability tests on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform

  • Identify and analyze performance barriers from development to potential customer production environments.

  • Establish best practices and standards for performant platform development

  • Develop tools to measure and monitor performance barriers within the platform and cluster

  • Triage reported performance issues by the customer; translate them into reproducible test scenarios

  • Write automated tests and carry out manual tests using automation infrastructure and available scripting languages

  • Clearly document new bugs and advocate their resolution with developers and communicate their impact on customers and their businesses

  • Deliver clear status for testing areas in a timely manner

  • Constantly learn new things and maintain an overview of current technologies

  • Build or enhance tools after gaining support from stakeholders in quality engineering and development

  • Participate in standard software development, e.g., writing code, tests, documentation, giving demonstrations, and contributing to team meetings

  • Plan and implement test automation jobs and pipelines using continuous integration (CI)

Required skills

  • Experience with networking technology like server, switch or appliance configuration, key networking protocols, tunneling technologies, switching, and routing

  • Experience with concurrency, multithreading, hyperthreading, and distributed system architectures, CPU, NUMA, RAM, etc.

  • Proficiency in Linux operation and administration

  • Experience with performance testing and benchmarking

  • Experience creating KPI reports

  • Experience developing software in Python, Groovy, Golang, or a similar language

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

The following are considered a plus:

  • Experience with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Open vSwitch (OVS), and Open Virtual Network (OVN)

  • Working knowledge of Jira and Confluence

  • Experience building and running containerized applications in Kubernetes

About Red Hat

Red Hat ( is the world’s leading provider of enterpriseopen source ( software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.

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Posting Location : Location IL-Raanana

Posting date 7 days ago (9/14/2021 8:37 AM)

Job ID 84811

Workday ID R-008753