Sr Cloud Architect (Red Hat)

With Fortune 500 Company in Dallas TX US

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Posted on April 12, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: DevOps


ansible, cloud, devops

Job description

Global Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking Red Hat Architects / Consultants Nationwide.

The Red Hat team is an elite group of Solutions Professionals who lead and enable the world’s largest IT consulting arm to adopt the Red Hat OpenShift and Red Hat Ansible technology in developing cloud based applications.
If you have experience as an Consultant or have been a Consulting Architect with extensive experience in Red Hat OpenShift or Red Hat Ansible, and would like to learn new technologies and expand your core base of expertise while help integrating Red Hat technologies through real world engagements, we want to speak to you!   Please apply!

As a Red Hat Openshift or Ansible Consultant you will:

  • Lead cloud application implementation on top of Red Hat OpenShift or Ansible
  • Play a key role in our customers' evolution in enterprise development and help make our solutions both practical and workable for their businesses
  • Work to gain an understanding of customer infrastructure and business needs, make recommendations that resolve their issues, and help them make strategic decisions
  • Build enterprise applications and capabilities around cloud technologies to streamline development and allow for continuous feature release of applications
  • Work with Developers & Designers, Application Architects, Customer Product Managers, Subject Matter Experts and infrastructure SMEs
  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise in cloud and hybrid-cloud computing with OpenShift; thereby becoming a trusted adviser to influential decision makers
  • Provide end-to-end technical guidance and expertise on how to effectively use OpenShift as PaaS to build solutions; creatively applying cloud infrastructure and platform services to help solve business problems; and communicating these approaches to different business audiences in designated industries
  • Represent and facilitate OpenShift solution architecture in discovery discussions with prospective clients, assess architecture needs for projects, work with Development leads and Designers to scope and craft proposals
  • Work with clients and internal teams to identify business problems and provide innovative solutions to them while evangelizing and accelerating the adoption of current and future OpenShift technologies
  • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification and design, implementation, testing, customer training, and deployment of open source solutions
  • Work to harvest best practices and document lessons learned as part of continuous improvement of our offerings
  • Explore and develop new technical skills, absorbing professional knowledge quickly
  • Be the integrator between the client and our Red Hat teams

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years’ experience in Technical consulting
  • At least 2 years’ experience in building cloud applications
  • At least 2 years  with cloud solutions in the Red Hat OpenShift and or Ansible
  • Red Hat cloud compute experience (deployments, migrations, networking)
  • Travel 75% to 100% - Consulting Monday – Thursday
  • At least 4 years development experience in Java and other languages as well as the technologies below.
  • Deployment and orchestration technologies (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, OpenStack, Jenkins, etc.) and in system administration tasks in Linux, Unix, or Windows.
  • Utility Compute Web Services: AWS, VPC, EC2, EBS, SQS, SWF, SNS, RDS, DynamoDB, RedMine and DMS
  • Container and Micro Services Stacks: Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Docker, Kubernetes, Rancher and Mesosphere
  • Planning Tools: JIRA, GitHub, Stash, Redmine and Rocket Chat
  • Integration Tools: Jenkins, Eclipse, Intelliu, Nexus and Bamboo
  • Testing Tools: Jenkins, HP Fortify, Serenity, Swagger, Cucumber, Selenium, SonarQube, JUNite, Pyunit, Open SCAP and Sensu
  • Deployment Tools: Chef, Puppet, CFEngine, Ansible, Fabric, and GIT, GitHub and Git Lab
  • Search Technologies: Lucene and Elasticsearch
  • Relational Databases: Oracle, MS SQL, DB2, Postgres SQL, AWS RDS, Django, Express.js
  • NoSQL databases: Cassandra, MongoDB, AWS DynamoDB, Cloudant
  • Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) Tools: Informatica, DataStage, SSIS, Talend and Boomi

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 8 years’ experience in Technical consulting
  • At least 8 years’ experience in building cloud applications
  • At least 8 years development experience in Java and other languages
  • Experience with application development or application modernization
  • Knowledge of application architecture (application servers, integration patterns, microservices, JEE, CI/CD, build management etc.)
  • Knowledge of and experience with Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and container technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with frameworks like Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, or similar and JavaScript
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate with customers on a daily basis in English
  • Solid project management, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (Pass)  

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