Red Hat Senior Software Engineer - Foreman Project 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

Red Hat’s Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join us in Ra'anana, Israel. In this role, you will work on the upstream Foreman project. You’ll need to be comfortable working with Ruby on Rails and JavaScript-based applications. You will use Scrum for project management, so exposure to agile development tooling with an emphasis on test-driven development is a plus.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create new features in Ruby or JavaScript and contribute them to upstream projects

  • Submit patches for bug fixes to the community; review patches from other community members

  • Educate the team on new features via sprint reviews or small team presentations

  • Work with the Quality Engineering team to ensure that the projects are tested correctly

  • Publicize the work the team is doing via blogs, web postings, or conference talks

Required skills

  • Solid object-oriented software development skills

  • Professional development experience in Ruby on Rails or modern JavaScript (ES6)

  • Experience with automated testing tools such as RSpec, MiniTest, Jest, etc.

  • Experience with various deployment models including cloud, virtualization, and shared datasets

  • Experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL)

  • Experience collaborating with technical teams in remote and international locations

  • Desire to participate in open source communities and make a difference in the world

The following are considered a plus:

  • Experience with JavaScript applications and jQuery, AngularJS, React, etc.

  • Experience with various configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible by Red Hat, Salt, etc.)

  • Experience with server provisioning (bare metal, virtual, cloud containers) and operating system provisioning

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job ID 58106

Department Software Engineering

Location IL-Raanana

Posting date 6/13/2017

Remote base ..