• Senior Software Engineer - OpenStack Ironic

    Location FR-Paris La Defense
    Posting date 1 month ago(6/19/2018 2:42 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

    The Red Hat Cloud Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to contribute to projects supporting the provisioning and management of physical servers. You'll work on the development of software to enable and secure enterprise hardware in large-scale deployments. You'll participate in upstream communities, develop features, and work to ensure that our customers can adopt those features successfully. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be part of a distributed team and will work both on your own and in collaboration with others. We'll consider qualified candidates in most global locations.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Help define and implement Red Hat's strategy around provisioning and management of physical servers in additional to hosting Red Hat's cloud infrastructure solutions, including automated leasing of physical machines to end users
    • Oversee development and maintenance for one or more software packages
    • Focus your work on OpenStack Ironic and layered tools which depend upon it
    • Work to extend the Ironic project's ability to provision and manage different types of servers
    • Operate effectively and in line with Red Hat's goals in various upstream communities
    • Engage with escalations of issues which arise in users' production deployments of Red Hat's hardware provisioning solutions

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent
    • 3+ years of significant software development experience
    • Experience with several programming languages, particularly Python
    • Experience with IT infrastructure management at scale, ideally with Ansible by Red Hat
    • Deep understanding of cloud computing and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
    • Experience with IPMI and other hardware management interfaces, including vendor-specific interfaces such as DRAC and iLO
    • Experience with trusted compute capabilities in enterprise hardware.
    • Experience with PXE, iPXE, and automation of hardware provisioning
    • Focus on test-based development, with a good knowledge of unit testing frameworks and methodologies

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