Red Hat Container Infrastructure Architect in Remote, Georgia
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The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for an OpenShift Infrastructure Architect to join us. In this role, you’ll join our regional consulting operations or Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and DevOps Practice, which specializes in the design and development of automated container platforms, deployment pipelines, and cloud-ready application architectures. You will learn to design and guide implementations of modern cloud infrastructure and delivery workflows on large-scale container platform clusters using Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible by Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Atomic, and OpenShift by Red Hat. We’ll need you to be able to quickly learn new technologies. This role can be based remotely in Atlanta, GA.
Primary job responsibilities
Design automated, containerized cloud application platform solutions focusing on infrastructure concerns, including networking, storage, virtualization, security, logging, monitoring, and high availability and system resilience
Assist in pre-sales discovery and solution development
Learn new technologies quickly, including topics like container orchestration, container registries, container build strategies, cloud storage, and software defined networks
Travel frequently to work alongside leading financial services, retail, telecommunications, and institutional clients
These are the skills you'll be expected to have going into the role:
8+ years of platform architecture experience, with 4+ of those years specifically focused on enterprise virtualization or cloud
Background working in a strategic advisory capacity to senior IT and business executives
Excellent presentation and communication skills
Here's how your skill set will evolve and what you'll learn during your first year in the role:
After joining Red Hat, you will go through an intensive training program on Docker, Kubernetes, and OpenShift technologies and related DevOps topics.
At 2 months, be prepared to join a project team by acquiring the following:
understanding of how to stand up production-ready container platforms, integrated with existing enterprise systems
knowledge of how to deploy source code into running, scalable containers in automated fashion at enterprise scale
practical product experience
Within 6 months, be ready to design container platform solutions and lead routine container platform projects by attaining the following:
successfully completing multiple customer projects using OpenShift by Red Hat
knowledge of how a customer use case can be developed into a system architecture and project plan based around Red Hat technologies
understanding of how Red Hat technologies can transform software delivery (DevOps) practices at large organizations
contributing lessons learned, best practices, and how-tos to our internal and external communities of practice
Within 12 months, be ready to design multi-product cloud solutions and demonstrate technical leadership in container platforms by accomplishing the following:
designing and leading complex, large-scale implementations of container platform technologies in challenging customer environments
helping other consultants learn DevOps and container technologies and processes
applying new technologies, frameworks, or methodologies to container platforms
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Job ID 54944
Remote base Atlanta