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Principal Software Engineer
Location CH-RemotePosting date 6 days ago(5/14/2019 11:54 AM)
Job ID 68911 Category Software Engineering
Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Job summary

The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for an experienced developer to join us as a Principal Software Engineer. In this role, you will join our GPU infrastructure, serving as a Wayland, X Windows System, OpenGL, and Mesa developer. Our team works closely with the upstream communities and GPU hardware vendors to develop open source support for, Wayland, Mesa, and DRI. In this role, you will work with other developers on the team to develop and enhance the GPU infrastructure in both the kernel and user space, add support for new 2D and 3D GPUs, and fix issues in existing drivers in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Fedora. Successful applicants must reside in a country where Red Hat is registered to do business.
Primary job responsibilities

Develop and enhance graphics infrastructure in X.Org, Wayland, Mesa or OpenGL, DRI and the Linux kernel
Add support for new 2D and 3D GPUs
Fix X.Org, Wayland, Mesa or OpenGL, and DRI issues in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Fedora, and upstream
Required skills

Bachelor's degree in computer science
5+ years of experience with Wayland, X.Org, Mesa or OpenGL, and DRI
Experience with Linux kernel development
Demonstrated record working in the open source community
5+ years of experience in the industry

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About the company

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, virtualization, storage, Linux, and middleware technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. And as the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat enables the creation of relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Red Hat is an S&P company with more than 70 offices spanning the globe, empowering our customers' businesses and mission critical IT demands.

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