Senior Infrastructure Architect

Company: IBM
Location: Armonk, New York, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 28.AUG.2021
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IntroductionThe infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the ...


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 ResponsibilitiesThank you for your interest.This position will sit in either Armonk, NY or Southbury, CT once Virtual is is responsible for one of the largest modern-managed Win10 deployments in the world, with over 300K devices under management. We have a team dedicated to the development, maintenance, and modernization of our supplementary tools, and are seeking an Infrastructure Architect to assist with the upkeep and modernization of these processes.This role combines Windows Infrastructure process ownership, along with forward thinking / the ability to modernize our infrastructure and Application Delivery landscape. In this role you will constantly draw upon industry experience, critical thinking, research, and information analysis to continually improve the Windows 10/11 Environment. This includes:+ Work with the overall development, deployment, and performance of the solutions we deliver to the over 300,000 Windows 10/11 workstations we support using Microsoft-based MDM and federated identity solutions.+ Design and architect scalable, resilient, observable, and secure solutions for Windows 11 device management.+ Set and communicate the technical strategy across functional teams and the services in collaboration with executive leadership, product teams, and key stakeholders.+ Coach teach and mentor the technical teams you lead.+ Enforce sound engineering practices and ensure quality delivery of the solutions you design.+ Document & maintain windows infrastructure and 3rd party services+ Implement proactive monitoring and performance management techniques to maintain uptime+ Contribute to the Win10 Engineering team as an escalation point+ Improve end user experience by innovating and exploring new technologies+ Interlock with global teams and leverage all available resources to complete the task at hand+ Create and showcase presentations on implemented workRequired Technical and Professional Expertise+ 8+ years of general Windows Infrastructure experience (Server, Storage, Compute)+ Microsoft cloud suite: Azure / Intune / Active Directory /Policy management+ Deep knowledge of deploying, configuring, maintaining, and administering end user devices and applications+ Strong analytical / problem solving ability, comfortable taking initiative & driving to closure+ Scripting ability & automation experience- Powershell, Python, to accomplish tasks+ Familiarity and experience with the usage and design of Business Intelligence, Analytics, and Observability tools, such as Grafana, Splunk, ELK, NewRelic, Zabbix, SQL, and NoSQL databases+ Understanding of CIDC pipelines, repository-based installs, App Management techniques+ Demonstrate ability to tactfully communicate information to decision makers through polished presentations.+ A working knowledge of the various technologies and trends that our team interacts with, including but not limited to IP Networking, DNS, Identity and Access Management, Modern Authentication Protocols (SAML, OIDC, OAuth2.0), Federation, Certificate Based Authentication, and DevOps practices and toolingPreferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ Proven experience designing and deploying large scale solutions+ Familiarity and experience with hybrid cloud computing, including DevOps, Configuration as Code, OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes and other supporting technology and tools.+ Knowledge of cloud infrastructure & Identity+ The passion for professional and technical growth that can show itself through continuous learning, training, and certification.+ Knowledge of agile principles+ Large user environments (20k+)About Business UnitThe Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBM's IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 350,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.Your matters to you when you're 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 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.IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.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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