Posted 7 months ago
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Come work for the world's leading provider of open source solutions. The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Managing Architect to join us. In this role, you will collaborate with our sales team to scope customer engagements and lead the design and development of applications that scale to the demands of the modern digital marketplace. You'll be responsible for working with a practice lead to build out a team of architects and consultants and work with the Project Management Office (PMO) on building consistent delivery practices for defined solutions. You will represent Red Hat as the industry leader in cloud and container technologies, business automation, and modern application development techniques. By collaborating with customers in small teams, you will build, test, and iterate over innovative applications that increase time to value. You won't be expected to know everything on day one, but your ability to learn new technology quickly and having access to all of Red Hat's training courses will allow you to quickly develop your skills. This is a remote position which requires frequent travel to customer sites and can be located anywhere in North America within close proximity to an airport and within a state where Red Hat does business.
- *Primary job responsibilities**
At 3 months, be prepared to join a project team and manage a small team of consultants and architects by acquiring the following:
+ Attain in-depth knowledge of Red Hat technologies by taking Red Hat enablement and completing learning paths across at least one of four tracks including container-native applications, application migration and modernization, business automation, or enterprise integration
+ Apply your Red Hat expertise and modern application development skills to successfully scope and deliver consulting engagements with our customers
+ Begin working through Red Hat manager enablement and managing a few consultants and architects
Within 6 months, be ready to lead an application development-focused project through the following:
+ Lead the design and implementation of applications, using modern Java application development practices and open source emerging technologies including microservices, integration, cloud-native architectures, and automation
+ Work closely with product business, product engineering, support, and sales teams to ensure excellent customer experience with Red Hat's solutions
+ Complete Red Hat manager enablement and continue to craft a career path and mentor consultants and architects
Within 12 months, be contributing to the solutions by accomplishing the following:
+ Communicate comprehensive strategic vision for solutions to application teams and customers
+ Contribute lessons learned, best practices, and how-tos to our internal and external communities of practice
+ Develop standard frameworks and methodologies to allow for repeatable Red Hat application development projects
+ Provide leadership and content toward the Application Development Center of Excellence (CoE)
+ Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science or a technical discipline
+ Experience leading successful modern software development consulting engagements
+ Experience in people management and building out a highly functioning team of consulting experts
+ Significant development and delivery experience with multiple programming languages, including Java
+ Solid object-oriented skills and applied knowledge of software design patterns
+ Experience facilitating software design and ideation sessions
+ Applied knowledge of and experience working in agile, scrum, and DevOps teams
+ Applied knowledge of modern software delivery methods like TDD, BDD, or continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD)
+ Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
+ Willingness to travel to customer locations about 30-40 weeks per year on average throughout North America
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- *Job ID** _69061_
- *Category** _Consulting_
- *Remote base** _Remote in NA close to a major airport_