20 days old

Senior Cloud Application Architect

Multiple Cities, Multiple
  • Job Code
    256062BR
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Introduction
The IBM Cloud Garage is an Innovation and Transformation consultancy located in the heart of the start-up community. Our design first organization applies IBM Design Thinking and Lean User Experience (UX) techniques to help our clients, large and small, deliver amazing experiences to their customers by helping them identify and build innovative applications on the IBM Cloud. Our fast paced, collaborative, and co-located teams make the IBM Cloud Garage the most exciting place to be.

IBM's Cloud Technology is core part of our company's strategy. IBM Cloud is trailblazing new technology platform and services, DevOps, business models, developer outreach, and with the creation of the Cloud Garage.

Our clients who choose IBM Cloud are looking for innovation and agility in how apps are defined, designed, and developed. The notion of the Garage was born out of the changes on how we work with our customers. This is a distinctively new approach to app development - a 180-degree shift from the way that IBM does client engagements. We are bringing clients into the Garage; where we are using IBM Design Thinking which will lead to a Minimal Viable Product (MVP) definition for the application that will adopt agile practices for developing quality apps rapidly.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As part of an entrepreneurial team, you will leverage deep technical knowledge across technologies, best practices and industries to provide leadership and expertise to architect and design IBM Cloud Solutions that will help our clients drive forward technology benefits and business outcomes. You will work with cutting edge technologies such as Watson, Blockchain, IoT, Big Data, DevOps, Docker, Kubernetes, and Cloud Foundry as well as with a passionate team of people who are driving the innovation and digital transformation to cross-industry enterprise clients with the adoption of IBM Cloud.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide end-to-end technical guidance and expertise; creatively applying cloud infrastructure and platform services to help solve business problems; and communicating these approaches to different business audiences in designated industries
  • Represent and facilitate IBM Cloud architecture in discovery discussions with prospective clients, assess architecture needs for projects, work with Development leads and Designers to scope and craft proposals
  • Upon commencement of engagements, co-lead client workshops with Designers; influencing participants from all levels of our clients' organization to find the best outcomes and arrive at the architecture that will support the engagement
  • Work with clients and IBM teams to identify business problems and provide innovative solutions to them while evangelizing and accelerating the adoption of current and future IBM Cloud services and technologies
  • Use exceptional communication skills and with input from product management, development, and architecture thought leaders, work to deliver high quality end-to-end Solutions at Scale in response to the identified business requirements from our clients
  • Explore and develop new technical skills, industry practices, regulations, while absorbing professional knowledge quickly and using demonstrated interpersonal skills to be an effective ambassador for IBM Cloud
  • Design major aspects of the architecture of an application, including components such as user-interface, middleware, and infrastructure
  • Architect and develop web applications using Node.JS, Spring, Angular frameworks
  • Evaluate and prioritize work for expediting business value delivery over perfection
  • Provide technical leadership to the application development team
  • Ensure uniform enterprise wide application design standards are maintained
  • Analyze, design, build and implementation of end to end solution delivery
  • Collaborate with other stakeholders to ensure the architecture is aligned with business requirements

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Required Professional and Technical Expertise
3+ years of experience with cloud relevant application architectures such as microservices and full-stack development experience in AWZ, Azure, IBM Cloud, or Google Cloud
At least 5 years of experience using cloud development platforms from multiple cloud vendors.
At least 5 years of experience coding in Java, Python, Ruby, Go, and Javascript frameworks
At least 3 years of experience with containerization and container management
2+ years experience in Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud, Foundry and container security
experience architecting and developing cloud applications
experience in DevSecOps and Continuous Integration


Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Deep understanding of development frameworks (Spring, ReactJS, AngularJS, NodeJS, Ruby on Rails)
  • Proven experience in application modernization for medium to large enterprise applications
  • Cloud implementation experience
  • Experience implementing various microservice patterns (Circuit breaker pattern, bulkhead pattern, backends for front end patterns, cache aside patterns etc)
  • Experience in building horizontally scalable, always-on applications
  • Experience working in agile development and delivery


About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our clients data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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