The Red Hat Canberra Sales team is looking for a Solutions Architect to join us in Canberra, Australia. In this role, youll represent Red Hat to operations, developers, and technical leads. You'll need to have direct experience with Red Hat's open source technology to gain credibility with them. You'll also need to be creative and motivated in promoting how Red Hat's portfolio can solve the problems government agencies regularly face. You'll gain practical experience with many cutting-edge technologies such as Kubernetes Cloud Native Security, service mesh, GitOps, and Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform. You'll advocate for an often overlooked Kubernetes-first approach to cloud, on-premises, and hybrid computing using our leading Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform solution as your base. As a Solutions Architect, you will need to have excellent communication skills, have solid people skills, and be comfortable with representing Red Hat at events and technical forums to... everyone from CIOs to user groups. Red Hat provides flexible working arrangements and we are proud to share that, according to greatplacetowork.com.au, 90% of our Australian associates said that Red Hat is a great place to work.
Primary job responsibilities Build and own trusted relationships with key customer stakeholders to gain a deep understanding of their business, IT environments, and strategies; use this insight to appropriately propose Red Hats solutions Create and utilize existing technical content and demonstrations for publication that shows customers how to implement specific solutions or use new technologies Use education sessions, technology validations, and workshops to guide engaging conversations with customers that solve their issues and result in the successful adoption of Red Hat's offerings and solutions Research and write the responses to technical sections of requests for information (RFIs), requests for proposal (RFPs), and requests for quote (RFQs)
Required skills Record of developing relationships at developer and executive levels throughout large enterprise IT organizations Demonstrated communication and presentation skill Technical background with an understanding of infrastructure operations, agile development, continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD), DevSecOps, and associated capabilities
The following are considered a plus: Understanding of automation, microservices, and containerization Understanding of and experience with public cloud technologies like Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure Industry certifications in AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Kubernetes Understanding of open source or contributing to open source projects
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Red Hat is the worlds leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver reliable and high-performing Linux, hybrid cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Red Hat helps customers integrate new and existing IT applications, develop cloud-native applications, standardize on our industry-leading operating system, and automate, secure, and manage complex environments. Award-winning support, training, and consulting services make Red Hat a trusted adviser to the Fortune 500. As a strategic partner to cloud providers, system integrators, application vendors, customers, and open source communities, Red Hat can help organizations prepare for the digital future.
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