• Senior Consultant - Highest Level of U.K. Security Clearance

    Location GB-London
    Posting date 2 months ago(2/7/2019 8:27 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

    Lead the on-site delivery and implementation of technology that delivers freedom, flexibility, choice, and performance. The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Senior Consultant to join us in London, U.K. In this role, you will gain understanding of the infrastructures and business needs of our customers and make recommendations appropriate to their environments. You'll build on your core technical expertise and work in a fast-paced environment, promoting Red Hat’s solutions.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Serve as a subject matter expert at the customer site, addressing 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 acquired concepts to customer needs
    • Adapt to the changing customer requirements
    • Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner

    Required skills

    • Highest level of U.K. security clearance
    • Experience with Unix or Linux database administration and tuning
    • Background in cloud implementations and understanding of their business impact
    • Experience implementing virtualization technologies in an enterprise setting and experience with enterprise-wide deployments
    • Ability to communicate value, progress, and metrics of key projects to stakeholders
    • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, project management, and planning skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with technologies like Ruby and Python
    • Experience working with cloud management solutions and tools
    • Knowledge of automation technologies like Red Hat Ansible Tower, Chef, or Puppet
    • Willingness to travel up to 75%


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