• Principal Software Engineer

    Location IN-Bangalore
    Posting date 1 month ago(1/16/2019 9:02 AM)
    Job ID
    Software Engineering
  • Company Description

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    Job summary

    The Red Hat Ansible Networking Engineering team is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join us in Bangalore, India. In this role, you will help guide networking automation design and our implementation strategy. You'll work as part of a software development team committed to building network automation and advise, recommend, and implement improvements to Red Hat Ansible Automation networking roadmaps. As a Principal Software Engineer, you will work closely with other developers to design and develop the network automation practice.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Become a key player in guiding the Red Hat Ansible Automation network automation
    • Lead and mentor junior team members on the team
    • Actively work with the larger Red Hat Ansible Automation community, managing day-to-day community engagement
    • Present and engage in industry events for representing Red Hat Ansible Automation.
    • Design, develop, and implement network-related automation
    • Actively participate in code reviews with the team
    • Define test strategy by reviewing requirements, architecture, and design documents
    • Create new features in Python for specific networking vendor operating systems; contribute these features to upstream projects
    • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community; review patches from other community members
    • Work with the Quality Engineering (QE) team to ensure that projects are tested correctly
    • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

    Required skills

    • 6+ years of object-oriented software development experience
    • 3+ years of experience developing Python applications
    • Familiarity with the YANG data modeling language
    • Experience with technologies like Cisco IOS, IOS XR, NX-OS, Juniper Junos, Arista EOS, and Vyatta VyOS
    • Familiarity with APIs like NETCONF, RESTCONF, or gRPC
    • Experience with automated testing tools
    • Understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile or scrum processes

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