Cloud Consultant - DevOps

Location AU-North Sydney
Posting date 1 month ago(2/6/2018 4:20 AM)
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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

Work with innovative and industry-leading enterprise open source software like OpenShift by Red Hat, Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Ansible by Red Hat, and open source development frameworks for hosting and building modern applications. The Red Hat Consulting is looking for an experienced Cloud Consultant with DevOps experience to join our team of open source experts in Sydney, Australia. In this role, you will join a fast-growing organization that is at the forefront of helping customers guide digital transformation and modern IT architectures as they grow in existing and new markets. You will be responsible for providing technical leadership to small to medium-sized project teams while ensuring the quality of customer deliverables for one or more projects. You will apply well-developed technology, consulting, business, and process expertise in the implementation of quality work, while actively coaching and mentoring others. We will need you to be proficient in building good customer relationships because you will often play a key role in managing customer expectations. As a Cloud Consultant, you will represent Red Hat in your customer engagements and at technical forums, speaking to audiences varying from customer architects, engineers and developers to community user groups about Red Hat technologies, solutions, and services.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Become a respected and trusted Red Hat subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing their architectural, technical, development and strategic IT requirements
  • Implement and integrate Red Hat open hybrid cloud technologies, primarily OpenShift by Red Hat and Ansible by Red Hat, with possibilities for learning and developing yours skills in OpenStack and Gluster
  • Define overall system architectures, manage software specification, installation and configuration and design, testing and deployment of Red Hat open source solutions
  • Work with senior associates to promote the adoption of automation techniques and DevOps processes to improve the cloud lifecycle including infrastructure and application uptime, availability, and time-to-market
  • Develop continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) pipelines using Jenkins, Bamboo, and associated tooling
  • Develop and implement automation and integration for our customers' cloud and system infrastructure solutions using Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet, Python, or Ruby
  • Collaborate with project and customer team members to meet timelines and goals
  • Contribute to project documentation and diagrams, including quality assurance and ticket and bug management
  • Participate in mentoring and knowledge transfer to clients
  • Contribute your knowledge and experience back into the wider Red Hat community in order that other teams and customers can benefit

Required skills

  • 5+ years experience of working with enterprise customers on a range of infrastructure and deployment projects in an on-site capacity
  • 5+ years of experience as a UNIX, Linux, or virtual infrastructure engineer or SysAdmin
  • Excellent technical skills in modern methodologies like Agile Development and DevOps, and associated capabilities like automation, orchestration, and configuration management
  • Expert technical capabilities in UNIX and Linux systems, preferably in Red Hat platform solutions including Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and Red Hat Satellite
  • Expert technical knowledge of automation tools like Ansible, Puppet, and Chef
  • Expert technical capabilities in DevOps practices and tooling like Git, Maven, Jenkins, and Bamboo
  • Experience of container and container management technologies like OpenShift by Red Hat, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • Ability to act as a technical lead on a basic project
  • Willingness to travel to the major cities in Australia and New Zealand to share your knowledge and experience with our customers and colleagues
  • Desire to learn continually, with motivation and excellent time management to achieve Red Hat's goals
  • Excellent communication skills and passion for open source software and communities

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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