Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Company: IBM
Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 29.AUG.2021
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IntroductionThe infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the ...

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IntroductionThe infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world's relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Architects are responsible for keeping up with the latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesAs a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure Architect, you will be an exemplary technical leader in your areas of practice. You bring deep experience and strategic insight spanning from Architecture, Design and Development leadership to customer facing solution skills which are among the best in the industry. This role is crucial to realizing cutting edge On-Prem, Hybrid and MultiCloud Capabilities and Solutions for customers worldwide. The infrastructure running industries such as transportation, energy, retail, insurance, banking, finance, communication, and healthcare is quickly changing as the world's relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Architects are responsible for keeping up with the latest and greatest of these technology changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products as well as for performance, availability, and scalability of the infrastructure.The role would involve working with other highly skilled infrastructure architects and deployment specialists in tackling challenging internal projects to develop and execute complex solutions for customers worldwide. In conjunction with Distinguished Engineers and other key leaders, the Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure Architect would provide guidance to the larger global Community of Practice (CoP) in their area and drive important community supported projects. This position will prioritize building critical intellectual capital that may eventually be leveraged by the wider technical audience through development of best-in-class reusable assets often using bleeding edge technologies on 'First of a Kind' projects.Responsibilities:* Ability to understand business requirements, articulate a vision, evaluate risks and define roadmaps to strengthen IT capabilities, processes, and infrastructure / system investments.* Strength in evaluating, recommending, defining, and advocating enterprise business architecture models, standards and platforms to enable end-to-end business and IT transformations across complex environments.* Partner with customers to align technology investments with strategic goals to deliver true business automation value.* Plan, oversee, and lead the delivery of architectural design, integration, and standardization projects.* Concentrate on the design of cloud infrastructures including server images, storage, workstations, middleware, non-application software, networks, and the physical facilities that support the applications and business processes required by the customer.* Solution design of hybrid cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, IBM Cloud) along with formulating technical architecture and solutions to migrate Legacy data platforms to cloud.* Focused on creating innovative technical solutions to address customer issues and solving business problems.Required Technical and Professional ExpertiseDesign & Architect AWS / Azure / Oracle SolutionDesign & Architect Virtualized Environment (RH / VMWare /NSX Connectivity)Deep Knowledge of TanzuDeep Knowledge of NutanixPreferred Technical and Professional ExpertiseDeep technical knowledge of and Advanced Certification in one or more of our practice's key technologies:o Architect Certificationo VMWareo Tanzuo Nutanixo Any Hyperscaler centric certificationo RedHat Ansible Tower or TerraformAbout Business Unit'This position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what's next.Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.'As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.'Your you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.It's time to define your career.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Being 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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

 
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