• Consultant Middleware, Rome

    Location IT-Rome
    Posting date 2 months ago(12/11/2018 7:32 AM)
    Job ID
  • 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 Middleware Consultant to join us in Rome, Italy. In this role, you will guide the on-site delivery and implementation of modern Red Hat's technologies. You’ll focus on delivery of quality work resulting in a positive customer experience, while building broad and deep technical expertise in Red Hat’s middleware portfolio of solutions. As an Associate Middleware Consultant, you will gain understanding of our customer infrastructure and business needs with a particular focus on Red Hat Middleware and Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform solutions and make recommendations appropriate to their environment.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Become a respected Red Hat subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing technical, development, and strategic IT requirements
    • Constantly learn about new technologies and apply these concepts to customer needs
    • Use your critical thinking skills to tackle tough problems in an innovative way
    • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, and software specification, as well as the design, testing, and deployment of open source solutions
    • Serve as a trusted adviser at the customer site and assist the project or technical managers in setting and the delivery of expectations
    • Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner

    Required skills

    • Experience in a consulting or a related role
    • Experience with enterprise-wide deployments
    • Excellent Java programming skills
    • Good working knowledge of microservices architectures
    • Deep experience in at least one of the major middleware solutions; Red Hat Middleware is preferred, but experience with other JEE platforms is also acceptable
    • Knowledge of software development methodologies, object-oriented design, and development principles, including enterprise design patterns
    • Experience with Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) technologies
    • Experience with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) technologies
    • Good knowledge of English
    • Solid foundation in agile development methodologies is a plus
    • Willingness to travel up to 20%

    Please kindly submit your resume in English for our non-Italian speaking Talent Acquisition team.


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