• Senior Platform Consultant - Remote Based

    Location US-TX-Plano
    Posting date 2 months ago(10/23/2018 3:22 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

    The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Senior Platform Consultant to join us in Sunnyvale, CA. In this role, you will work directly with Red Hat customers and partners to implement platform solutions using Red Hat open source software. You'll work on-site with the customer to analyze, design, architect, develop, test, and deploy solutions per the customer's business requirements. You will have the opportunity to further your technology experience by becoming a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE).

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Support a very large Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) deployment
    • Support one of the largest Satellite Deployments in the world
    • Be the subject matter expert at the client site, addressing the technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs
    • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification and design, testing, and deployment of complex open source solutions
    • Assist customers in designing, developing, and managing their system provisioning strategy
    • Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner
    • Assist the customer with integrating third-party applications to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), including tools like Puppet, Chef, and Centrify

    Required skills

    • Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) system security, system deployment, and system administration
    • Advanced knowledge of and experience with Linux kernel internals, including performance tuning, troubleshooting, bug fix updates, and core builds
    • Highly motivated with the ability to learn on your own, as well as quickly pick up new technologies and best practices
    • Ability to communicate with customers in a professional manner, give presentations, as well as work one-on-one with customers
    • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA); Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) or plans to get certified
    • Python, PostgreSQL, Erb syntax, Restful API, Ansible skills are a plus

    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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