Red Hat Senior Infrastructure Consultant in Puteaux, France

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 team is looking for an Senior Infrastructure Consultant to join us in Puteaux, France. In this role, you will lead on-site delivery and implementation of great technology that delivers long-term freedom, flexibility, choice, and outstanding performance. You'll not only consult, but also make an impact. You'll focus on storage technologies like Red Hat Gluster Storage and Red Hat Ceph Storage. As a Senior Infrastructure Consultant, you'll need to demonstrate knowledge of open source, a solid understanding of Linux, and a record of applying these technologies successfully to solve real business problems.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Serve as the subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs

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

  • Produce quality results and provide support to more than one project in multiple industries and various types of projects

  • Keep stakeholders updated on actual or potential issues that may affect project or company performance

  • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, and software specification, as well as the design, testing, and deployment of open source solutions

  • Provide written project documentation that can be distributed within Red Hat and the customer management team

  • Adapt to changing customer requirements

Required skills

  • 5+ years of experience as a consultant or in a related role

  • Experience of software-defined storage (Red Hat, NetApp, VMware, EMC, Scality, etc.)

  • Experience with Linux or UNIX database administration, cloud implementations, and understanding of their business impact

  • Understanding of the software-defined data center and related concepts

  • Experience implementing virtualization technologies in an enterprise setting and with enterprise-wide deployments

  • Experience with infrastructure automation, preferrably using Ansible by Red Hat

  • Experience with cloud management solutions and tools

  • Understanding of open source communities

  • Ability to communicate value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders

  • Ability to demonstrate how complicated technical and architectural decisions impact customer processes and organizational setups

  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, project management, and planning skills

  • Willingness to travel up to 50%

  • Language skills in French and English

  • Eligibility to work in France

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Job ID 66256

Category Consulting