Software Quality Engineer

  • Company:
    Red Hat
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

The Red Hat Quality Engineering (QE) team craves people with a curious and innovative mindset, with diverse technical backgrounds. In addition to automated testing, you can take part in software development or DevOps to make our QE tools better. The Red Hat Advanced Container Manager for Kubernetes team is looking for a Software Quality Engineer to join us in Toronto, Canada. In this role, your key responsibilities will include creating test plans, researching new features, developing manual and automated tests, and bug verification to ensure that the functions work well in our supported environments. This is a very high profile project and a unique opportunity to shape the future direction of all of Red Hat. Find out more about what it is like to work in Red Hat QE directly from our engineers in this video.Research new features that are being developedServe as a technical point of contact for the features that you testExplore various ways to run, configure, and test your featuresCreate testing plans and test cases for various scenariosFind bugs and file accurate defect reportsDebug complex systems and communicate possible failuresAnalyze root causes for failures and advise on possible solutionsCommunicate your findings and work to the rest of your teamGain an understanding of all the features that our team is working onRun regression test for the featuresCreate, add, and maintain automation toolsAutomate tests to cover your test plansContribute and review documentationBachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science or a related engineering field, or relevant professional experience2+ years of experience and skills in software quality engineeringExperience with KubernetesFamiliarity with basic testing theory and methodologiesSolid scripting skills and 1+ year(s) of experience with Bash or PythonAbility to communicate technical issues in EnglishBasic knowledge of operating systems, networking, storage, and securityGood problem-solving and critical thinking skillsInitiative and ability to carry out action plansAbility to work on a fast-paced projectThe following are considered a plus:Working knowledge with Golang and JavaScriptExperience with GitExperience with continuous integration (CI) or continuous delivery (CD)Working experience with containers, cloud, or virtualizationContributions to open source projectsWorking knowledge of microservices architecturesRed Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.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.Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.#LI-HH1