Software Quality Engineer

Red Hat

Raleigh, NC 27608

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description

**About the job**

Are you intrigued by how things work? do you constantly look for ways to rebuild things to make them better? Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your software development skills in a different way? Red Hat Quality Engineering is the place for you. Software Quality Engineers at Red Hat are not just testers; they are developers who design and automate creative ways to break software to identify potential problems. Find out more about what it is like to work in Red Hat QE directly from our engineers in this video - .

The Red Hat OpenShift team is looking for a Software Quality Engineer to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will work on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, built on container technology and the Kubernetes cluster management system. You'll be responsible for all aspects of quality for Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, including designing test plans, extending automation frameworks, and developing new automated tests for both back and front end. As a Software Quality Engineer, you will make sure our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability. You will gain a deep technical understanding of a variety of popular technologies, including containers, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, etc.

Red Hat is an open organization, where good ideas matter more than rank or tenure, and you can be a part of our unique culture. We are guided by the Open Decision Framework and Open Management Practices while also celebrating diversity and inclusion. Your continuous growth is supported by extensive learning opportunities, including Red Hat learning modules and certifications as well as Red Hat University (RHU) courses.

**What you will do**

+ Create detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans, test cases, and test reports

+ Design, develop, and maintain test automation; analyze test failures

+ Implement automation and integrate your tests to continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD)

+ Execute functional, integration, regression, performance, and scalability tests using open source tools for OpenShift

+ Work in a fast-paced environment and be goal-oriented

+ Proactively communicate with multiple stakeholders across teams to implement new ideas and improvements

+ Oversee potential problems and devise mechanisms to solve them timely

+ Serve as an expert in areas of your projects and advocate product quality

+ Work in a global team and embrace diversity and cultural differences

+ Suggest and implement continuous improvement in the workflow

**What you will bring**

+ Practical experience with Linux administration, e.g., installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) or other UNIX-like operating system, configuring Secure Shell (SSH), and installing and upgrading software and services

+ Practical experience with Bash, and one object-oriented programming language, e.g., Python, Ruby, or Golang

+ Experience using Git, including commit, resolve conflicts, and work with branches

+ Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new technologies with minimal guidance

+ Broad experience troubleshooting technical problems

+ Experience with one or several of the cloud providers including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Microsoft Azure, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, VMware vSphere

The following are considered a plus:

+ Direct experience with Kubernetes and container technologies. e.g., building a container image, running a container, deploying a Kubernetes cluster, etc.

+ Experience with software testing tools and writing test automation

+ Direct experience with Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform or other Red Hat’s offerings

+ Contributions to open-source projects or publicly available code samples


**About Red Hat**

Red Hat ( is the world’s leading provider of enterpriseopen source ( software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.


+ Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage

+ Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care

+ Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan

+ Retirement 401(k) with employer match

+ Paid time off and holidays

+ Paid parental leave plans for all new parents

+ Leave benefits including disability, paid family medical leave, and paid military leave

+ Additional benefits including employee stock purchase plan, family planning reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, transportation expense account, employee assistance program, and more!

**Note** : These benefits are only applicable to full time, permanent associates at Red Hat located in the United States.

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**Posting Location : Location** _US-Raleigh_

**Posting date** _2 months ago_ _(6/23/2022 11:09 AM)_

**_Job ID_** _94576_

**_Workday ID_** _R-022793_

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