Middleware Consultant

Middleware Consultant

Job ID 
58530
Department 
Consulting
Location 
US-VA-Mclean
Posting date 
7/3/2017
Remote base 
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Job description

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

Red Hat's Public Sector Consulting team is looking for a Middleware Consultant with experience working with commercial customers to join us in Tysons Corner, VA. In this role you will guide the adoption of Red Hat's solutions in our key enterprise accounts, government agencies, and service provider partners. Through a series of both in-person and remote interactions, you will win the trust and confidence of customer engineering, development, and operations teams by aligning their requirements and use cases with the functional capabilities of our solutions. You’ll need to have a thorough working knowledge and practical experience with JEE and middleware application architectures (i.e., enterprise integration, business automation, big data, and mobility) and their supporting infrastructures and solid understanding of how to use our unique middleware applications (i.e., Red Hat JBoss Middleware, Red Hat JBoss Fuse, and OpenShift by Red Hat) for implementing custom solutions. As a Middleware Consultant, you’ll also need to be familiar with DevOps, continuous integration (CI), and cloud-based development consulting projects. You’ll play a critical role in bringing together cross-functionally Red Hat’s product business, product engineering, support, professional services, and sales teams to meet the needs of our most demanding customers. You’ll serve as a customer advocate with these organizations, architecting the right solutions and ensuring that these solutions are implemented and supported in an innovative and reliable way. Remote candidates will also be considered.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Become a respected Red Hat subject matter expert at the client site, addressing customer technical, development, and strategic IT requirements
  • Use your critical thinking skills to tackle tough problems in an innovative way
  • Define overall system architectures and manage software specification, design, testing, and deployment of open source solutions
  • Serve as a trusted advisor at the client site and assist the project or technical managers in setting and delivering on expectations
  • Maintain a detailed understanding of industry practices and thorough project experience and training
  • Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner

Required skills

  • 5-10 years of experience and advanced knowledge of middleware and JEE, including enterprise web or middleware development project experience; experience with Red Hat JBoss Middleware or Red Hat JBoss Fuse is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience working directly with enterprise stakeholders on a range of development and deployment projects
  • Experience providing technical leadership to a small team
  • Experience architecting and designing large-scale workable solutions
  • Top Secret clearance; higher-level clearance a plus


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