Platform as a Service (PaaS) Consultant - Clearance Required

Employer
Sila
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Sila s smart, collaborative engineers know how to deliver world-class solutions. We seek out engagements where employees add value to new and ongoing mission and enterprise initiatives. If you are passionate about learning new technologies and providing solutions to a variety of client problems,you will enjoy being part of Sila s federal team. In this role you will work directly with Sila technology partners and clients to address their technical, developmental, or strategic IT needs. As a Platform as a Service (PaaS) Consultant, you will help organizations implement leading edge, enterprise solutions and build on your existing experience. Responsibilities: Routinely assess, design, and implement Red Hat s core offerings, including Red Hat OpenShift and Red Hat Middleware. Work closely with the regional field sales and services teams throughout the customer engagement life cycle; ensure customer commitments match service capabilities and contractual obligations Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification and design, testing, and deployment of complex open source solutions Assist customers in designing, developing, and managing their system provisioning strategy Respond to incidents, escalations, and exceptions in a professional manner Integrate third-party applications to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), including monitoring and system performance tools, as well as backup and restore agents. Requirements: Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux system security, system deployment, and system administration Advanced knowledge of and experience with Linux kernel internals, including performance tuning, troubleshooting, bug fix updates, and core builds Highly motivated and able to learn independently, as well as quickly pick up new technologies and best practices Ability to communicate with customers in a professional manner, give presentations, as well as work one-on-one with customers Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) or plans to get certified Security+ certification is a plus Candidates for this opportunity must be US citizens and hold a TS/SCI US Government clearance with polygraph. About Sila: Sila is a North American technology and management consulting firm that provides lasting and substantial business solutions to the world s leading corporations and US government agencies. We are a values-driven company with a culture that fosters collaboration, creativity, and social responsibility. Sila employees are part of a community of vibrant, high-performing contributors who push each other to achieve the highest standard of excellence. Our team members have extensive opportunities to discover their passions and shape their own career paths, and we continually invest in employees growth through innovative training, mentorship, and professional development programs. Staff are quickly immersed in clients business challenges, work closely with emerging technologies to develop impactful solutions to these challenges, and are exposed to a variety of industries and market offerings. We are looking for full-time employees to become an integral part of our growing team. Sila offers a range of great benefits including a comprehensive healthcare package, 401K with matching, paid time off, and paid company holidays, as well as other unique benefits that support our staff s active work/life balance.