Overview

Senior Software Engineer – Application Site Reliability Engineering (AppSRE) Job at Red Hat Software – Home Office

Job summary:
The Red Hat Software Engineering team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Application Site Reliability Engineering (AppSRE) team in Germany. In this role, you will help architect, modify, improve, and support the platform running all user-facing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings on top of Red Hat OpenShift. Using your expertise in SRE principles of automation and continuous improvement, you will help create an environment where availability, reliability and security are threaded through the entire application life cycle, not treated as an afterthought. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will write new software as required to automate software deployments, upgrades, scaling, monitoring, alerting, and testing.

Primary job responsibilities:
Develop secure service architecture using cloud-native technologies

Develop systems (primarily in Python and Golang) to prevent outages through automatic scanning and remediation

Establish and enforce SRE best practices through platform constraints and high-fidelity system modeling

Participate in an on-call rotation

Required skills:
Understanding of distributed systems and common distributed system failure domains

Solid background in computer networking, computer security, Linux or Unix operating systems, system administration, Jenkins continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipelines, and Git and GitOps

Experience writing reliable enterprise-grade software

Familiarity with cloud-based relational databases, object stores, and virtual machines VMs

Ability to effectively work as part of a globally distributed team

Experience with the following is considered a plus:
Managing a production service with Red Hat OpenShift or Kubernetes

Designing and carrying out security incident response procedures

Developing a Kubernetes controller, operator, or platform component

Contributing to the design or codebase for a cloud-native service mesh solution

Operations with a production user-facing application

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About Red Hat:
Red 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.

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