• Senior Cloud Consultant

    Location FI-Helsinki
    Posting date 1 month ago(12/14/2018 12:16 PM)
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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

    The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Senior Cloud Consultant to join our Nordic team in Sweden, Finland, or Denmark. In this role, you will lead the on-site delivery and implementation of technology that delivers freedom, flexibility, choice, and premium performance. You'll gain an understanding of our customers' infrastructure and business needs and make recommendations appropriate to their environments. You’ll help us offer more than just technical expertise - you’ll serve as a strategic adviser who takes a big-picture view of our customers’ organizations, analyze their challenges, and help to overcome them with comprehensive, cost-effective solutions. As part of our team, you will help customers quickly and strategically achieve value while building enterprise-wide capabilities. As a Senior Cloud Consultant, you’ll need to be open regarding our technologies and our consulting approach. This role is ideal for an infrastructure consultant who wants to build on their core technical expertise and work in a fast-paced environment promoting Red Hat’s solutions. It can be located in Sweden, Denmark or Finland.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Serve as the subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs
    • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification, 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

    Required skills

    • Experience as a Consultant or in a related role
    • Understanding of the open source community
    • Experience with UNIX or Linux database administration and tuning
    • Background in cloud and virtualization implementations and understanding of their business impact
    • Understanding of the software-defined datacenter and related concepts
    • Ability to communicate value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders
    • Experience with related technologies like Ruby and Python
    • Experience working with cloud management solutions and tools
    • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundation certification is preferred
    • Willingness to travel 50-80% across the Nordic region
    • Eligibility to work in the Nordic region

    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.

    Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.



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