Middleware Consultant

  • Red Hat
  • Singapore
  • Jul 17, 2018
Full time Consultant JAVA

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 Consulting team is looking for a Middleware Consultant to join us in Singapore. In this role, you will guide the on-site delivery and implementation of modern Red Hat technology. You will focus on delivering quality work resulting in a positive customer experience, while building broad and deep technical expertise in Red Hat Middleware portfolio of solutions. As a Middleware Consultant, you'll gain an understanding of our customers' infrastructure and business needs with a particular focus on Red Hat JBoss Middleware solutions and make recommendations appropriate to their environment.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Serve as the subject matter expert at the client site, addressing technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs
  • Constantly learn about new technologies and apply those concepts to customer needs
  • Produce quality results and provide support to more than one project in multiple industries and various types of projects
  • Keep stakeholders updated on actual or potential issues that may affect project or company performance
  • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, and software specification, as well as the design, testing, and deployment of open source solutions
  • Provide written project documentation that can be distributed within Red Hat and the client management team
  • Adapt to changing customer requirements

Required skills

  • Experience in a consulting or a related role
  • Experience with enterprise-wide deployments
  • Advanced experience with at least one of the major middleware solutions, preferably Red Hat JBoss Middleware, or competitive solutions like Oracle WebLogic, IBM WebSphere, webMethods, and TIBCO
  • Excellent Java programming skills
  • Demonstrated experience communicating value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse audiences
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, project management, and planning skills
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE), or willingness to pursue certification within 30 days
  • Willingness to travel up to 50%