Red Hat Senior Consultant - Platform and Cloud in Mumbai, India

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 Consulting Services team is looking for a Senior Consultant focused on platform and cloud offerings to join us in Mumbai, India. In this role, you will be responsible for the on-site delivery and implementation of our solutions and offerings for the Professional Services team. You’ll gain understanding of customer platform and cloud requirements with a particular focus on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, and Red Hat CloudForms by making recommendations, based on customer environments, that will create possibilities and resolve problems.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Implement enterprise solutions based on Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Ansible, and Red Hat CloudForms integrating with Red Hat OpenShift

  • Create modern infrastructure platform automation solutions

  • Constantly learn about new technologies and apply these concepts to customer needs

  • Design complex solutions like system management, cluster and storage, and virtualization

  • Collaborate with project and customer team members to meet timelines and goals

  • Contribute to project documentation and diagrams, including quality assurance (QA), ticket, and bug management

  • Mentor team members and transfer knowledge to customers

  • Work with senior associates to increase adoption of automation techniques and DevOps processes to improve software delivery, including business-IT alignment, infrastructure and application uptime and availability, and time to market

  • Design and advocate solutions using cloud technologies, design principles, integration points, and automation methods

  • Standardize open source Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) solutions delivery in services playbooks and solutions

  • Guide presales conversations, discovery sessions, and solutions development

Required skills

  • 12+ years of experience working on-site with enterprise customers on a range of development and deployment projects

  • Advanced knowledge of Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Ansible, and Red Hat CloudForms

  • Deep knowledge of Linux internals, including performance tuning experience, troubleshooting, bug fix updates, and core builds

  • Thorough knowledge of system management, clustering and storage management, virtualization, and directory server technologies

  • Demonstrated experience communicating value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse audiences

  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication and customer management skills

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Job ID 66724

Category Consulting