Red Hat
Raleigh, NC
8 days ago

Senior Consultant

Job summary

Come work for a company relied upon by most fortune 500 companies in the airline, telco, healthcare, and commercial banking businesses. The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for an application development focused Senior Consultant to join us in the U.S. In this role, you will work with customers to design and develop cloud native applications utilizing our Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and Red Hat Runtimes which includes SpringBoot, Node.js, Vert.x, Quarkus, and more. You won't be expected to know everything on day one, but your ability to learn new languages and technologies quickly will be essential. As a Senior Consultant, you will help us build resilient customer-focused applications that scale to the demands of the modern digital marketplace. By joining our team of experts you will become an industry-leading consultant in full-stack cloud native development who can guide customers through the entire development life cycle including design thinking, continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD), and deployment strategies, to multi-cloud scaling. This is a remote position with potential weekly travel to customer sites which can be located anywhere in the U.S. within close proximity to an airport. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary job responsibilities

Be part of a fast-growing, highly passionate consulting team that is supportive of its members, constantly collaborates on solutions, and strive to facilitate the best use of open source technologies and development approaches to solve real world challenges Participate in practical enablement sessions to be quickly brought up to speed on delivering mission-critical applications to our customers using container, microservices, polyglot languages, and frameworks and design thinking approaches Be responsible for mentoring customers and delivering end-to-end cloud native software development techniques in fast paced, mission critical environments Become highly proficient in developing applications for the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform that utilizes capabilities like a Service Mesh and Serverless architectures Use design thinking techniques to manage customer-facing problem solving exercises to handle tough problems in an innovative way Constantly learn about new technologies and apply these concepts to customer needs, present internal to Red Hat team members, and external technical conferences Become a trusted advisor to our customers, helping them achieve business success in an ever-changing technology landscape Work closely with product business, product engineering, support, and sales teams to ensure excellent customer experience with Red Hat's offerings Contribute to the development of repeatable methodologies and tools designed to scale Red Hat's services capabilities, promote repeatable customer engagements, and lower delivery risk

Required skills

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or a similar field
  • 5+ years of application development leveraging modern languages and frameworks like SpringBoot, Node.js, Vert.x, Python etc; polyglot is a plus
  • Experience implementing microservices architectures using event-driven, reactive, and domain driven design approaches
  • Experience with the design, full-stack development, testing, and deployment of large, distributed applications
  • Solid understanding of database design using SQL and No-SQL databases
  • Experience with agile development environments practicing test-driven development (TDD), pair programming, and open source or code sharing models
  • Experience with developing applications for a orchestrated container framework like Kubernetes
  • Experience with design and implementation of comprehensive CI/CD pipelines
  • Demonstrated experience communicating value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse audiences
  • Solid written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, influential, project management, and planning skills
  • Willingness to travel in the future to work alongside leading financial services, retail, telecommunication, and institutional customers, in line with Red Hat COVID guidelines
  • Experience with front-end development using modern frameworks like React.js, Vue.js, or Angular is a big plus
  • Experience in a consulting or a similar customer-facing role is a plus