Golang Job: Senior Software Quality Engineer - Openshift Insta

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Red Hat Software


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About the job:
Quality Engineering at Red Hat offers an inclusive and open environment for engineers to collaborate and build technology solutions for product testing and release readiness. Red Hat is the place for you to test your quality engineering mindset and nurture your DevOps and Leadership skills.

The Red Hat Quality Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Quality Engineer to join our Metal-QE team in Spain, Italy, or Portugal. In this role, you will work on OpenShift Installer. You'll be responsible for all aspects of quality for the product your team would be testing, including designing test plans, extending automation frameworks, and developing new automated tests. You will make sure our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability. As a Senior Software Quality Engineer, you will gain a deep technical understanding of a variety of popular technologies, including containers, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift, etc.

You will be a part of Red Hat’s culture that makes us unique in the Industry, enriched with Open Management Practices, Open Decision Framework, and diversity and inclusion, to name a few.
Regardless of your role and designation, you will have the freedom to showcase your leadership skills and ability to bring innovative solutions to complex problems at any level that will help you to get wider visibility in our organization. Find out more about what it is like to work in Red Hat QE directly from our engineers in this video.
What you will do:
  • Write automated tests and carry out manual tests
  • Develop tests using automation infrastructure and available scripting languages
  • Create test cases and maintain an understanding of the processes
  • Help develop the community automation testing framework and enhance the coverage by adding more tests to the existing suite
  • Find bugs and write accurate bug reports
  • Build or enhance tools after gaining support from stakeholders in the QE and Development teams
  • Analyze the source code of our offerings and work with your development counterparts to propose appropriate test strategies
  • Participate in the design sessions of the solutions with development and product management teams to scope and prioritize new features
What you will bring:
  • Experience working as an automation quality engineer or software engineer
  • Good knowledge of client-server technology and RESTful API calls
  • Advanced coding abilities using Python, Golang, or shell scripting languages
  • Experience with BareMetal out-of-band management like BMC, IPMI, or Redfish
  • Knowledge of continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) tooling and mechanisms like Jenkins or Github action
  • Expertise in designing, building, and maintaining test environments and automated test suites
  • Extensive UNIX or Linux system administration experience
  • Good knowledge and understanding of networking layers 3-5
  • Intermediate written and verbal communication skills in English
The following will be considered a plus:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes, and cloud-native applications deployments
  • Understanding of cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions like the Red Hat OpenShift Platform
  • Experience with open source software development methodologies
  • Involvement in some upstream open source project
  • Experience with modern agile software development principles, methodologies, and processes
  • Experience with Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform or Terraform
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or similar certification