Red Hat Quality Engineering Internship in Westford, Massachusetts

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 Quality Engineering (QE) team is looking for a Quality Engineering Intern to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the way multi-product test automation is built. You’ll gain understanding of a complete portfolio of our solutions and related technologies, including virtualization, cloud, and storage technologies. You’ll make sure that our solutions fulfill the highest possible enterprise quality, performance, usability, and supportability criteria compared to competing offerings. As a Quality Engineering Intern, you will build an understanding of our offerings, how they integrate with other offerings, and the ways in which they are used by our customers. You'll develop test automation and search for, analyze, report, and track defects for multi-product solutions. You’ll need to have the ability to think creatively and adapt to rapid change and the willingness to learn new things.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with the complete Red Hat solutions portfolio and be actively involved in the implementation of multi-product test scenarios

  • Participate in multi-product test planning processes

  • Develop new automated tests or modify existing test automation

  • Work with Red Hat product QE teams to integrate existing tests into multi-product test scenarios

  • Learn about methods and best practices to get to the root of a problem

  • Carry out manual and automated tests and deliver clear status for testing areas in a timely manner

Required skills

  • Completed coursework in computer science or a related engineering field, or relevant professional experience

  • Intermediate written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Ability to create and modify existing code and code simple scripts and programs

  • User-level skills and background in Linux

  • Basic programming knowledge in programming languages like Java, Python, and Ansible by Red Hat

  • Ability to work in a growing and evolving team

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.

Job ID 65468

Category Quality Engineering