Red Hat Cloud Architect - Sweden, Denmark, or Finland in Remote, Sweden
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 Services team is looking for a Cloud Architect to join us either in Denmark, Finland, or Sweden. In this role, you will work at the customer site as a subject matter expert in Red Hat’s infrastructure and cloud technologies. You'll answer questions about best practices around reliability, scalability, maintainability, high availability, and failover setups, as well as lead the on-site delivery and implementation of Red Hat’s technologies that deliver freedom, flexibility, and premium performance. As a Cloud Architect, you will gain an understanding of our customers' infrastructure and business issues and make recommendations appropriate to their environments. This is a great opportunity to build on your core base of knowledge and work in a fast-paced environment, promoting Red Hat’s solutions. The Red Hat Consulting team offers more than just technical expertise. We're strategic advisers who take a big-picture view of our customers’ organizations, analyze their challenges, and help overcome them with comprehensive, cost-effective solutions. As part of our team, you will help customers to quickly and strategically achieve value while building enterprise-wide capabilities. Being open is core to our technologies and our consulting approach.
Primary job responsibilities
Serve as the subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing the technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs
Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification and design, testing, and deployment of open source solutions
Learn new technologies and apply these concepts to customer needs
Adapt to changing customer requirements
Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner
Several years of experience in a consulting role; confidence to deliver in one-on-one assignments
Excellent knowledge of infrastructure technologies on a delivery level
Experience implementing virtualization technologies in an enterprise setting and with enterprise-wide deployments
Practical delivery experience with infrastructure and cloud topics
Knowledge of one or more Red Hat’s infrastructure solutions like Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat Virtualization, Red Hat CloudForms, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, or Red Hat OpenShift
Good customer-facing skills, with the ability to present to customers and guide customer interactions
Willingness to travel 50-80% across the Nordic region
Excellent written and verbal language skills in English
Understanding of the open source community
Excellent problem-solving, project management, and planning skills
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA) certification is a plus
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification, or the ability to get it within a few weeks of start date, is a plus
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Job ID 67254
Remote base Stockholm