Red Hat Networking Senior Software Engineer - OpenStack in Raanana, Israel

Job description

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 OpenStack Engineering team is looking for a Networking Senior Software Engineer to join us in Ra’anana, Israel. In this role, you will write and review code while working with the upstream community and fellow Red Hatters. You'll focus on the Red Hat OpenStack Platform networking projects like Neutron and Neutron drivers. You'll be part of a team of diverse engineers working to transform an open source project into one of Red Hat's solutions. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will contribute upstream and follow through on integration, testing, and documentation tasks that are critical to the end solution and our focus on the customer. We’ll need you to be able to collaborate with a globally distributed team made up of talented and passionate people. This is a great opportunity to make a difference with the world's leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Review code and resolve bugs

  • Participate in upstream development

  • Draft design documents

  • Improve our testing infrastructure and implement features

  • Lead and participate in design discussions

  • Attend conferences

  • Write automated tests and integrate into our continuous integration (CI) systems

  • Assist in RPM packaging and delivery

  • Resolve customer issues

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent

  • 3+ years of significant software development experience

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills

  • Comfortable communicating and collaborating with upstream community members outside of the team and company

  • Familiarity with at least 2 of the following technologies:

  • Python

  • Networking and terms like L2, L3, ARP, IP and MAC addresses, ARP, DHCP, DNS

  • Cloud networking, e.g. VXLAN tunneling, network namespaces, and Open vSwitch

  • Familiarity with virtualization technology, cloud, and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Cloud, or Red Hat OpenStack Platform

  • Ansible by Red Hat

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Job ID 58091

Department Software Engineering

Location IL-Raanana

Posting date 8/17/2017

Remote base ..