Cloud Architect with Red Hat


$120K - 204K a year

The Red Hat Cloud Success team is looking for a highly energized and motivated technical expert to join us as a Cloud Success Architect in Singapore. In this role, your mission will go beyond break-fix support. You'll engage with customers and partners early during the adoption life cycle to ensure a positive experience and successful adoption of our offerings. You'll need to have a good understanding of the big picture and the commitment to communicate at the highest technical leadership levels with Red Hat's key customers and partners. As a Cloud Success Architect, you'll need to be an expert in one or more cloud and DevOps technology areas and be a natural relationship builder, capable of earning respect inside and outside of Red Hat. You'll be expected to quickly become a trusted partner and adviser for customers and serve as their advocate within Red Hat. As part of a global and diverse team, you'll need to improvise technically and in relationships while striving to contribute to the development of the team.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Engage with Red Hat's internal teams, customers, and partners to ensure a positive cloud technology onboarding experience resulting in long-term enterprise success
  • Help customers and partners define and achieve their adoption success criteria by providing proactive recommendations and advice
  • Ensure high level of customer satisfaction with each qualified engagement through the complete adoption life cycle of our offerings
  • Articulate how specific Red Hat's cloud offerings and our cloud product roadmap align with customer and partner use cases
  • Advocate for innovation and early adoption of cloud technologies
  • Capture the capabilities of Red Hat's offerings and identify gaps as related to customer use cases through a closed loop process for each step of the engagement life cycle
  • Build C-level relationships with Red Hat's strategic customers and partners that result in deeper loyalty and smoother adoption experience; gain trusted partner status
  • Expand Red Hat's presence with key industry experts by helping to develop, articulate, and refine our overall strategy, technology vision, and case examples of customer impact
  • Engage with Red Hat's product engineering teams to help develop solutions patterns based on customer engagements as well as personal experience that guide platform adoption
  • Establish and maintain parity with Red Hat's cloud technologies strategy
  • Contribute internally to the Red Hat's team, share knowledge and best practices with team members, contribute to internal projects and initiatives, and serve as a subject matter expert and mentor for specific technical or process areas

Required skills

  • Multi-years of experience working in a support, development, engineering, IT, or quality assurance (QA) organization, preferably within an enterprise environment
  • Experience working in DevOps environments
  • Competent comprehension of enterprise architecture and strategic business drivers
  • Familiarity with source code management tools like Git or Apache Subversion (SVN)
  • Practical experience with Linux or UNIX systems
  • Direct working experience implementing Kubernetes based Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions and ability to provide architectural advice for designing containerized Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions and integrating with enterprise systems
  • Experience in cloud native software development and deployment to public or private cloud
  • Experience working in a technical leadership or mentor role
  • Ability to manage multiple issues and projects
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills; ability to convey complex information to customers clearly and concisely
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a technology-related discipline; computer science or engineering is a plus
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills in English; multilingual skills in Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Thai, or Malaysian is a plus
  • Demonstrable presentation and facilitation skills to all stakeholder levels

About Red Hat

Red Hat is the world's 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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