Red Hat Senior Consulting Engineer, Application Development in Singapore, Singapore

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

The Red Hat Open Innovation Labs team is looking for a Senior Consulting Engineer for Application Development to join us in Singapore. In this role, you will work with a diverse team of consulting engineers to build, test, and iterate over innovative application prototypes attached to real business values. You will collaborate with open source communities and use their emerging technologies and modern application development practices to carry out results. Also, you’ll work closely with our customers and build high-quality software systems upon their feedback.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Team with our customers to rapidly build application prototypes, using modern application development practices and open source emerging technologies

  • Manage and gain understanding of the following technology domains:

Microservices, API management, and web-scale architectures; DevOps engineering and application delivery; container-based continuous delivery; cloud automation, and everything-as-code

  • Develop labs-based software solutions, designed to further accelerate our customers' success

  • Become a trusted adviser to our customers, helping them achieve business success in a rapidly changing environment

  • Handle tough problems in an innovative way

  • Travel to client locations

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or related technical field

  • Experience working as a part of a software development team

  • Practical knowledge of design patterns applicable to modern software development

  • Experience of working in agile, scrum, and DevOps teams

  • Ability to perform customer service in a fast-paced environment with short timeframes

  • Comfortable working with distributed teams, including interaction with open source communities

  • Development and delivery experience with multiple programming languages, including Java

  • Experience with the design, development, testing, and deployment of large, distributed applications

  • Solid object-oriented skills and applied knowledge of software design patterns

  • Ability to apply knowledge of modern software delivery methods like TDD, BDD, continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD)

  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, or other container tools

  • Experience working with automation tools like Ansible by Red Hat, Puppet, or Chef

  • Solid verbal and written communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to learn continuously and apply gained knowledge

  • Passion for open source software

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, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job ID 54422

Department Consulting

Location SG-Singapore

Posting date 7/4/2017

Remote base ..