• Senior Software Engineer, Ceph RGW

    Location IL-Raanana
    Posting date 3 weeks ago(4/1/2019 7:12 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 Engineering team is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join our Ceph object storage team in Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will collaborate with engineers in the U.S., Israel, and Bangalore, working to support and extend the capabilities of RADOS Gateway (RGW), a distributed, native S3 and Swift object storage service layered on Red Hat Ceph Storage, Red Hat's resilient open source software-defined storage technology. You'll design and implement new capabilities and features like end-to-end QOS, data placement, and organization based on policy, tiering, and perform large-scale profiling and refactoring for performance, as well as fault-isolation and support for systems in the field. As a Principal Software Engineer, you will also be responsible for planning, implementation, maintenance, and support interaction with a very active open source community evolving agile methodology to deliver enterprise-quality software in an open source project. Remote candidates will also be considered for this role.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Use your development skills in C and C++ to develop the Red Hat Ceph Storage S3 and Swift object storage
    • Perform advanced programming in C and C++
    • Maintain an active role in Red Hat Ceph Storage and related open source communities

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's degree in computer science or demonstrated equivalent experience; master's degree in computer science or equivalent experience is a plus
    • 8+ years of system software development experience
    • Solid C and C++ development and debugging skills, preferably in modern C++
    • Good software development life cycle and system and network (e.g. socket) programming skills
    • Experience with clustered computing or distributed file systems
    • Experience with remote file access protocols like NFS, CIFS, or S3, and Git, GitHub, and Jenkins
    • Experience dealing with scaling issues and distributed design
    • Familiarity with correct and efficient serialization of multi-threaded code
    • Experience working with distributed teams, delivering enterprise-quality software and working on open source software projects
    • Commitment to open source software development and fostering community engagement
    • Good Python programming skills are a plus


    CVs must be submitted in English only


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