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Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Make a difference in the way our serverless architecture solutions and services based on the Google Knative project work and are built.
The Red Hat Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to join us. In this role, you will gain deep understanding of a complete portfolio of our solutions and the related technologies, including Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Red Hat OpenShift, and the rest of Red Hat's middleware portfolio.
You'll make sure our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability criteria compared to competing offerings.
As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will serve as the last instance before applications are released to the public and as a mentor to other team members.
You’ll advise them on creating and implementing test plans, researching new features, and developing automated tests. You'll need to have the ability to think creatively and adapt to rapid change and the willingness to learn new things.
Primary job responsibilities
Work with the complete Red Hat OpenShift and serverless solutions portfolio and be actively involved in and responsible for the delivery of serverless
Create and review test and sprint plans and suggest improvements for product planning processes
Develop new automated test designs, test frameworks, and automation; analyze current solutions and suggest improvements
Evaluate all relevant information from QE (e.g., history of finding and fixing issues in an offering or a project) and help make decisions on planning and triage meetings
Serve as a point of contact for other team members and help guide them to effectively resolve issues with testing; participate in QE goals and make sure deliverables are met by all of QE
Prepare action plans for release testing and supervise their implementation
Contribute features and tests upstream and give technical presentations at conferences
Work in close cooperation with the engineering team in an agile development process
Linux administration skills and background
Deep knowledge of trends and technologies in container building, operation, and orchestration
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English
Deep knowledge of solutions available for coding tests and new automation and their pluses and minuses; ability to perform code reviews and suggest enhancements based on best practices
The following are considered a plus :
Commercial experience with Java development and testing, knowledge of Go, and interest in learning new languages
Experience with the performance testing of large-scale applications
Familiarity with Kafka, application servers, and other types of middleware