Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Raleigh


Consultant - Telco, Networking, and Cloud
Location MX-Mexico CityPosting date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
Job ID 64723 Category Consulting
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

Become one of the professionals selected for our Incubation Program, who will be trained in the U.S. and then participate in projects throughout Latin America to enable the local Emerging Technology Practice. The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Consultant to join us in Mexico City, Mexico. In this role, you will passionately guide and promote the adoption of Red Hat's cloud solutions in our key enterprise accounts, government agencies, and service provider partners. Through the successful design and direct delivery of pilots and deployments of our offerings, you will play a key role in customer success with Red Hat as a trusted partner as they build and deploy their clouds. You’ll need to have thorough working knowledge and extensive direct experience with cloud architectures including Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), their supporting infrastructures, and their scripting languages (Python, Ruby, and Puppet), with a particularly deep level of knowledge in either cloud networking technologies like software-defined networking (SDN), or storage (object and block) disciplines. As a Consultant and subject matter expert in relevant technologies, you will be accountable also for delivering and supporting the deployment of Red Hat's cloud technologies on customer projects and the design, creation, and delivery of content that will enable the broader Red Hat organization to design, service, and support our cloud solutions at scale.
Primary job responsibilities

Implement and integrate Red Hat’s open hybrid cloud, including Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) technologies, as well as Red Hat OpenStack Platform, OpenShift by Red Hat, and Red Hat CloudForms
Collaborate with project and customer team members to meet timelines and goals
Contribute to project documentation and diagrams including quality assurance (QA) and ticket and bug management
Participate in mentoring and knowledge transfer to customers
Develop and implement automation and integration for our customers’ cloud and system Infrastructure solutions using Ruby, Python, or Puppet
Work with senior associates to guide adoption of automation techniques and DevOps processes to improve the cloud life cycle, including infrastructure and application uptime, availability, and time-to-market
Design and advocate solutions using cloud technologies, design principles, integration points, and automation methods
Required skills

Good written and verbal communication skills in English; interviews will be held mostly in this language
Willingness to travel frequently to customer locations internationally and in the United States (where the training will be held)
7+ years of experience working in a related technology position like consulting, operations, development, and related internships
5+ years of experience with cloud and Linux technologies
3+ years of experience with automation frameworks and tools like Puppet, Ansible by Red Hat, or CFEngine
Advanced skills with command line and scripting tools like Ruby or Python
Background in designing and delivering implementations using cloud infrastructure technologies and providers, e.g., Red Hat OpenStack Platform, KVM and Red Hat Virtualization, VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V, Xen, Rackspace, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or Microsoft Azure
Extensive experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) administration and design
Direct experience with DevOps or agile processes
Experience with operating system architecture and concepts, including virtualization (e.g., KVM) and container (e.g., Docker) implementations
Experience implementing systems infrastructure and cloud solutions including data storage, networking, monitoring, and security
Experience working with Bash and similar command line tools
Solid written and verbal presentation skills
Comfortable working with highly distributed

About the company

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, virtualization, storage, Linux, and middleware technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. And as the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat enables the creation of relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Red Hat is an S&P company with more than 70 offices spanning the globe, empowering our customers' businesses and mission critical IT demands.

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