Red Hat Software Engineer - Container Native Virtualization in Pune, India

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 Product Security team is looking for a Software Engineer to join us in Boston, MA. In this role, you will work closely with product managers and developers, conduct meaningful security audits, and handle the vulnerability response process from initial analysis to the release of errata. You'll also help with security-related tasks like reactive security response, active hardening, and security auditing projects on OpenShift by Red Hat solutions, projects, and tooling. This is a great opportunity to play an active role in container and virtualization-related projects and communities like KubeVirt, Kubernetes, OpenShift by Red Hat, libvirt, and QEMU.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Understand current and emerging threats in the enterprise product space with a focus on Virtualization, KubeVirt, containers, and OpenShift by Red Hat solutions

  • Work with developers to provide guidance and help to understand and make use of security technologies, methodologies, and concepts

  • Communicate flaw information with software developers, managers, quality engineers, upstream project developers, and peers in the Red Hat Product Security team and the security teams of other projects and companies

  • Conduct well-documented security audits and threat analyses on Red Hat's solutions with a primary focus on OpenShift by Red Hat and KubeVirt

  • Identify, assist with, and develop tools used for code audits

  • Work with product management to empower developers to conduct audits of solutions

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in a technology-related discipline

  • Proficiency in software development processes; 2+ years of experience in a release engineering, quality assurance (QA), operations, or development environment

  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages and the ability to learn new ones; knowledge of Python, Go, Ruby, and JavaScript

  • Interest in the container ecosystem like Kubernetes and OpenShift by Red Hat and Golang

  • Experience with virtualization solutions like QEMU, KVM, VMware, etc.

  • Familiarity with virtualization, clusters, and container-related technologies

  • Familiarity with and understanding of security technologies

  • Experience with and skills in debugging and analysis, especially using tools like GDB, Valgrind, strace, and other programming or system-level debuggers

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multicultural team distributed across multiple countries and time zones

  • Experience working in a cross-functional, collaborative environment and an ability to bring groups of people together to collaborate

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Familiarity with Red Hat's enterprise solutions portfolio and related industry offerings

The following are considered are plus:

  • Knowledge of the Getting Things Done (GTD) productivity system

  • Experience with Linux; system administration experience is a plus

  • Familiarity with open source software development and business models

  • Experience with reverse engineering (RE) and security research

  • Practical experience with cloud-based technologies

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Job ID 61769

Category Software Engineering