Senior Quality Engineer - Atomic
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The Red Hat Quality Engineering team is seeking a Senior Quality Engineer to join our growing team in Beijing, China. In this role, you will join an international team of software developers and quality engineers immersed in the latest, cutting-edge technologies within the Linux domain. You'll test the entire operating system for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and develop the tools and frameworks that allow it to run smoothly. As a Senior Quality Engineer, you'll work with a mix of internally developed open source tools to test Project Atomic and Docker. You will use your development and coding skills to create new test automation or extend the existing test scripts and tools. We'll need you to have great leadership and organizational skills to help us bootstrap the test effort around this exciting new project. You'll also work with product management, release engineering, and the Technical Documentation team.
Primary job responsibilities
Lead the test effort for Project Atomic and Docker containers
Analyze source code and work with other developers to create tests
Implement test automation, automate daily tasks, and improve overall test coverage
Coordinate testing activities with other quality engineering teams
Carry out tests and report results
Escalate issues to stakeholders as needed
Participate in open source projects and communities and contribute to upstream test projects and tools
5+ years of professional software engineering experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering; relevant skills or equivalent experience will also be considered
Experience leading projects and mentoring associates
Detailed understanding of what makes up a typical Linux operating system
Excellent Python coding skills
Experience with open source software development or testing is a plus
Experience administering, deploying, and provisioning Linux systems is a plus
Experienced in an Agile test methodologies is a plus
Good written and verbal English skills
Atomic project: http://www.projectatomic.io/
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Posted date: 06/05/15