• Senior Software Engineer - OpenStack Networking and NFV

    Location FR-Paris La Defense
    Posting date 1 month ago(5/21/2018 11:26 AM)
    Job ID
    Software Engineering
  • Company Description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    Collaborate with the open source culture in an innovative company. The Red Hat OpenStack Networking team is looking for a Software Engineer to join a globally distributed team in Paris, France. In this role, you will focus on Red Hat OpenStack Networking projects and Neutron and network functions virtualization (NFV) in particular. You'll write and review code while working with upstream community members and fellow Red Hat associates. For this positions, we'll consider qualified remote candidates from Spain, Italy, Poland, Czech republic, and France. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Write and review code
    • Resolve bugs and customer and continuous integration (CI) issues
    • Draft design documents
    • Implement features
    • Lead and participate in design discussions
    • Attend conferences
    • Improve our testing infrastructure
    • Assist in RPM packaging

    Required skills

    • 2 years of professional software development experience with Python
    • Experience working with Linux
    • NFV expertise (OVS DPDK, SRIOV, etc.)
    • Comfortable communicating and collaborating with upstream community members both inside and outside of the team and company
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

    Familiarity with any of the following technologies is a plus:


    • Networking and terms like Level 2, Level 3, ARP, and IP
    • Cloud networking (VXLAN tunneling, network namespaces, OVS, etc.)
    • Virtualization technology, cloud, and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
    • Red Hat OpenStack Platform development
    • Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet, Red Hat OpenStack TripleO, and Heat

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