Red Hat Infrastructure and Cloud Consultant - OpenStack in Singapore, Singapore

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 Infrastructure and Cloud Consultant to join us in Singapore. In this role, you will deliver and implement technology that brings long-term freedom, flexibility, choice, and exceptional performance to our customers. You’ll gain understanding of customer infrastructures and business needs and make recommendations fitting for each of our customer's unique situations. As an Infrastructure and Cloud Consultant, you will also need solid technical and communications skills, including familiarity with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), virtualization, and cloud technologies and a record of successfully applying these technologies to solve business problems.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Serve as a subject matter expert on site, explaining technical, development, or strategic IT requirements

  • Identify problems and choose fitting architectural solutions; design, specify, implement, and test software

  • Facilitate customer enablement and deployment of open source solutions

  • Work on diverse problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of many different factors

  • Apply your experience and understanding of industry practices and Red Hat's policies and procedures

  • Show good judgment in selecting methods and techniques to get the right solutions

  • Manage and engage with senior level stakeholders at the C-level and one level below

  • Get involved early in the sales cycle to explore, review, and shape deal opportunities

Required skills

  • 3+ years of experience designing and configuring any Linux distribution, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), virtualization, and cloud technologies

  • 3+ years of experience with system customization and development, including system performance tuning, building customized distributions, and working with enterprise hardware like SAN-based storage

  • Expert level Linux proficiency with troubleshooting skills; preferably on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL); ability to troubleshoot issues with the underlying components of OpenStack when investigating incidents to achieve root cause analysis or testing new features

  • Expert level proficiency in operating an OpenStack cloud via Horizon or CLIKnowledge of some scripting language, with the ability to read Python logs

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Demonstrated ability to use automation tools and configuration management languages like Puppet, Chef, Ansible, and Bash

  • Familiarity with OpenStack Deployment and Continuous Integration tools like Red Hat OpenStack Director, TripleO, Canoncal Ubuntu, Juju, Mirantis, Fuel, etc.

  • Ability to use DevOps processes to create automate methods to deploy OpenStack cloud platforms and scale OpenStack services

  • Proficiency in software defined storage technologies like Ceph, as well as common storage protocols like iSCSI, FC, NFS, etc.

  • Ability to understand the technical challenges of cloud and ability to demonstrate how certain cloud functionality will solve business challenges

  • Ability to communicate value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse business and technical audiences

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or Red Hat Certified Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack (RHCSA-RHOSP) equivalent combination of skills and experience

  • Willingness to travel up to 50% across Southeast Asia (ASEAN), Taiwan, and Hong Kong

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, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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Job ID 62607

Category Consulting