• Senior Software Maintenance Engineer - Openshift

    Location IT-Remote
    Posting date 1 month ago(1/23/2019 11:13 AM)
    Job ID
    Technical Support
  • 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 Support Engineering team is looking for a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Developer to join us in Brno, Czech Republic. In this role, you will help resolve issues for enterprise customers by providing high-level technical support and sustaining engineering services to maximize uptime and reduce IT costs. You’ll work as part of a team dedicated to resolving issues quickly and efficiently. You’ll collaborate with our customers, top developers, and architects, and assist our technical support engineers with complex and challenging issues. As a Senior Software Maintenance Engineer, you will also partner closely with development engineering teams and work alongside some of the brightest developers in the open source community. This is a great opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing enterprise software and services companies and the leader of open source software.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Partner with the OpenShift Online and OpenShift Origin communities to develop and review patches and test cases
    • Analyze upstream development against current customer-reported defects and develop patches to resolve issues
    • Use tools like cURL, Git, Docker, Kubernetes, strace, and Wireshark to investigate and troubleshoot technical issues
    • Record customer interactions, including investigation, troubleshooting, and resolution of issues
    • Work closely with Red Hat’s development engineering team and assist production support engineers and technical account managers
    • Demonstrate considerable judgment in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutions
    • Maintain a commitment to providing the best experience possible for Red Hat’s customers
    • Manage your workload to ensure that all customer issues are handled and resolved in a timely manner
    • Assist in the development of comprehensive and reusable self-service solutions for future incidents

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's degree in a technical field; engineering or computer science are a plus
    • 5+ years of experience as a support or development engineer for Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider or hosting service
    • 5+ years of experience with Linux or Unix operating systems
    • Experience working with hosted applications or large-scale application deployments
    • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, VMware Open vSwitch, Red Hat Middleware, Apache Tomcat, Node.js, Ruby (web frameworks), and Python (web frameworks)
    • Experience with developer workflows, continuous integration (CI) using Jenkins and continuous delivery (CD) paradigms
    • Good understanding of Linux tools with an emphasis on cURL, Git, Docker, Kubernetes, strace, and Wireshark
    • Solid development-level experience with multiple programming languages and experience writing patches or pull requests
    • Commitment to providing the best experience possible for Red Hat’s customers
    • Linux operating system installation, configuration, upgrade, and maintenance experience is a big plus
    • Upstream involvement in open source projects (patches submitted for upstream inclusion) is a plus
    • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification is a plus

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