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Red Hat Senior Software Quality Engineer in United States

About the job

The Red Hat Business team is looking for a Senior Software Quality Engineer who is looking for an opportunity use their software development skills in a different way to join us. Quality Engineers at Red Hat are not just testers, they are developers who design and automate creative ways to break software to identify potential problems. In this role, you will work with Red Hat’s complete portfolio of offerings and related technologies, including virtualization, cloud, middleware, and storage. You will interpret test requirements for multi-product customer use cases and develop innovative automated solutions for testing real-world customer workflows in test environments containing multiple integrated Red Hat’s offerings. You’ll need to have development capabilities in Linux and testing and automation experience in complex systems. Collaboration is key at Red Hat, so you will have the opportunity to help shape the future of our technology along with many other developers in the open source community. As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will be a part of Red Hat’s open culture that makes us unique in the industry, enriched withOpen Management Practices and Open Decision Framework ( andDiversity and Inclusion ( . Regardless of your role, you will have an opportunity to collaborate and exercise your ability to inspire others as you define and guide your career at Red Hat. Find out more aboutwhat it is like to work in Red Hat Quality Engineering (QE) ( directly from one of our engineers. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

What you will do

  • Participate in the test planning and product planning processes.

  • Develop test cases and maintain a thorough understanding of product functionality.

  • Develop automated tests using Python.

  • Contribute to test automation framework.

  • Contribute to test tooling projects related to deploying test environments/infrastructure, automating test pipelines, reporting test results, etc.

  • Integrate your tests into a continuous delivery pipeline.

  • Deliver clear status for testing areas in a timely manner.

  • Write clear and accurate bug reports.

What you will bring

  • Passion and desire for testing and examining how things work internally.

  • US Citizen Required

  • Experience with Linux/UNIX systems -- you are comfortable working on a *nix based system and you know your way around the shell prompt.

  • Demonstrated comfort with scripting/programming using Python or Go.

  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker and/or Jenkins

  • Experience with Git or other source control technologies.

  • Experience developing automated system/integration tests.

  • Strong written and spoken English skills.

  • Able to work in a fast-paced project.

Experience with the following are considered a plus:

  • Experience in a compliance restricted environment (PCI, HIPAA, FedRAMP).

  • Experience using and/or participating in open source projects.



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About Red Hat

Red Hat ( is the world’s leading provider of enterpriseopen source ( software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing Linux, cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Spread across 40+ countries, our associates have the flexibility to choose the work environment that suits their needs from in-office to fully remote to office-flex.

Red Hatters are encouraged to bring their best ideas, no matter their title or tenure. We're a leader in open source because of our open and inclusive environment. We hire creative, passionate people ready to contribute their ideas, help solve complex problems, and make an impact. Opportunities are open. Join us.


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage

  • Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care

  • Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan

  • Retirement 401(k) with employer match

  • Paid time off and holidays

  • Paid parental leave plans for all new parents

  • Leave benefits including disability, paid family medical leave, and paid military leave

  • Additional benefits including employee stock purchase plan, family planning reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, transportation expense account, employee assistance program, and more!

Note : These benefits are only applicable to full time, permanent associates at Red Hat located in the United States.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Red Hat

Red Hat’s culture is built on the open source principles of transparency, collaboration, and inclusion, where the best ideas can come from anywhere and anyone. When this is realized, it empowers people from diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences to come together to share ideas, challenge the status quo, and drive innovation. Our aspiration is that everyone experiences this culture with equal opportunity and access, and that all voices are not only heard but also celebrated. We hope you will join our celebration, and we welcome and encourage applicants from all the beautiful dimensions of diversity that compose our global village.

Equal Opportunity Policy (EEO)

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, veteran status, 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.

Posting Location : Location US-Remote

Posting date 1 day ago (9/29/2023 2:12 PM)

Job ID 100282

Workday ID R-034617

Category Quality Engineering