Red Hat Senior Consultant - Platform-as-a-Service, PaaS in Beijing, China
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.
The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Senior Consultant to join us in Beijing, China. In this role, you’ll guide the adoption of Red Hat's solutions in our key enterprise accounts, government agencies, and service provider partners. Through a series of interactions both in person and remote, you will win the trust and confidence of customer engineering, development, and operations teams by aligning their requirements and use cases with the functional capabilities of our solutions. You will also play a crucial role in bringing together cross-functional teams from Red Hat’s product business, product engineering, support, professional services, and sales teams to meet the needs of our most demanding customers. As a Senior Consultant, you’ll serve as a customer advocate within these teams, delivering the right solutions and ensuring that those solutions are implemented and supported in an innovative and reliable way.
Primary job responsibilities
Guide the on-site implementation of technologies like Red Hat Middleware, Red Hat OpenShift, 3scale by Red Hat, and Red Hat Mobile Application Platform
Gain understanding of customer infrastructures and application and business needs, make recommendations to resolve issues, and help them make strategic decisions
Build enterprise applications and capabilities around cloud technologies to streamline development and enable continuous feature release of applications
Demonstrate expert technical capabilities in three or more of Red Hat or JBoss offerings
and good technical capabilities in the remainder of Red Hat's portfolio of offerings and solutions
Serve as a technical mentor to consultants, providing valuable, timely, and accurate technical mentoring
Explain and help mentor customer personnel on Red Hat’s delivery methodologies, including waterfall, iterative, and agile
3+ years of experience in a related technology position
3+ years of experience with OpenStack implementation and support; ability to implement openstack environment with more than thirty nodes on your own is a plus
5+ years of experience with cloud and Linux technologies
Experience with automation frameworks and tools like Puppet, Red Hat Ansible Automation, or CFEngine
Advanced skills with command line tools and scripting like Ruby or Python
Familiarity with Keystone, Nova, Neutron, Glance, Cinder, Heat, and Horizon frameworks, knowledge of parameter configuration and tuning, and good troubleshooting skills
Familiarity with HAProxy, RabbitMQ, Galera, Pacemaker, and TripleO software
Familiarity with the multilayer virtual switch Open vSwitch (OVS)
Background in designing and delivering implementations using cloud infrastructure technologies and providers
Thorough knowledge of either cloud networking, especially software-defined networking (SDN), or object and block storage disciplines and DevOps models and technologies
Extensive experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) administration and design
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good presentation skills
Passion for open source, software, tooling, and automation
Experience directing a small team in a technical leadership capacity
Ability to serve as a technical lead on a basic project
Ability to engage with customers as part of the presales process for services
Ability to identify and shape the delivery methodology to meet customer project management requirements
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Job ID 68952