Senior Openshift Container Architect

CGI Group Inc. Denver , CO 80208

Posted 3 months ago

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Position Description:

CGI is currently seeking an experienced Senior OpenShift Container Application Architect consultant who will work on highly visible transformation projects for some of the world's largest enterprises. In this role, you will specialize in the design and development of automated container platforms, deployment pipelines, and cloud-ready application architectures. You will design and guide implementations of cloud-ready applications and deployment pipelines on large-scale container platform clusters using Java, Node.js, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible by Red Hat, and OpenShift by Red Hat.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Design automated, containerized cloud application platform solutions, with a focus on application concerns, including cloud-ready, distributed application architectures, migrating workloads to containers, containerized, development workflows, and integrating container platforms with automated continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipelines

  • Assist in presales discovery and solutions development

  • Learn new technologies quickly, including topics like container orchestration, container registries, container build strategies, and microservices on container platforms

  • Travel frequently to work alongside customers

Experiences needed to be successful in this role:

  • 8+ years of software architecture experience 4+ of those years specifically focused on cloud-ready application design and deployment

  • Experience with Linux, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) or a derivative

  • Solid creative problem solving skills

  • Background working in a strategic advisory capacity to senior IT and business executives

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

  • Ability to design multi-product cloud application solutions and demonstrate technical leadership in container platforms.

  • Ability to design and lead complex, large-scale application containerization, microservices development, "monolithic to microservices" migration projects in challenging customer environments

  • Helping and mentoring other consultants learn DevOps and container technologies and processes

  • Applying new technologies, frameworks, or methodologies to containerized application development and deployments

  • Willingness to travel up to 75%

Preferred Experiences for this role:

  • Private (Hybrid) Cloud Infrastructure setup from ground zero

  • On premise SDDC & AWS installation using Red Hat OpenShift Cluster management

  • Setup SDN using NSX-T/Calico/Flannel/Canal, etc

  • File System recommendation to be used along with OpenShift cluster

  • Administration of OpenShift cluster and day to day work arounds

  • DevOps setup

  • Registry management (JFrog/Nexus/Quay/etc)

  • Network policy/Security policy

  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Application Architect certification.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Design automated, containerized cloud application platform solutions, with a focus on application concerns, including cloud-ready, distributed application architectures, migrating workloads to containers, containerized, development workflows, and integrating container platforms with automated continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipelines

  • Assist in presales discovery and solutions development

  • Learn new technologies quickly, including topics like container orchestration, container registries, container build strategies, and microservices on container platforms

  • Travel frequently to work alongside customers

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • 8+ years of software architecture experience 4+ of those years specifically focused on cloud-ready application design and deployment

  • Experience with Linux, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) or a derivative

  • Solid creative problem solving skills

  • Background working in a strategic advisory capacity to senior IT and business executives

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

  • Ability to design multi-product cloud application solutions and demonstrate technical leadership in container platforms.

  • Ability to design and lead complex, large-scale application containerization, microservices development, "monolithic to microservices" migration projects in challenging customer environments

  • Helping and mentoring other consultants learn DevOps and container technologies and processes

  • Applying new technologies, frameworks, or methodologies to containerized application development and deployments

  • Willingness to travel up to 75%

Preferred Experiences for this role:

  • Private (Hybrid) Cloud Infrastructure setup from ground zero

  • On premise SDDC & AWS installation using Red Hat OpenShift Cluster management

  • Setup SDN using NSX-T/Calico/Flannel/Canal, etc

  • File System recommendation to be used along with OpenShift cluster

  • Administration of OpenShift cluster and day to day work arounds

  • DevOps setup

  • Registry management (JFrog/Nexus/Quay/etc)

  • Network policy/Security policy

  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Application Architect certification.

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Skills:

  • DevOps

  • Linux

  • Nexus

  • OpenShift

  • RedHat

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It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this changesupporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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