Red Hat Software Engineer in Test in Westford, Massachusetts

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 Quality Engineering Operations team is looking for a Software Engineer in Test to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you will help us maintain our exceptional quality standards while developing complex reports using a multitude of technologies, including Java, SQL, and JavaScript. You will support a large community of developers and quality engineers. You'll also develop software to promote system integration. We'll need you to have experience in software development, report development, and system administration. This is a great opportunity to work alongside some of the brightest engineers in open source.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Design and implement complex reports based on requirements provided by multiple business units

  • Design, enhance, and maintain the test case management system toolset according to the relevant needs

  • Continuous communication with internal clients, including progress reports

  • Provide technical leadership on highly complex system administration activities

  • Maintain updated technical documentation, e.g. environment diagrams, workflows, and processes

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in IT or computer science; equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered

  • Proven working experience in Java development

  • Experience with Javascript and Javascript libraries like jQuery

  • SQL programming skills

  • Experience with source code control tools like Git and GitHub

  • Advanced development and scripting abilities in Python, Perl, Bash, or Ruby

  • Proven experience with the Linux operating system

  • Good system understanding and problem-solving skills

  • Solid innovation skills and a passion for technology

  • Ability to work on your own in a fast-paced, fast-changing environment

  • Good written and verbal communication skills; fluent English language skills

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 58240

Department Quality Engineering, Software Engineering

Location US-MA-Westford

Posting date 7/14/2017

Remote base ..