Introduction As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized
As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms. You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Act as an overall architect for Cloud Migration Solution Design and delivery and client facing activities. Should be strong in software architecture fundamentals & assets, tools using garage method for cloud. The practitioner should have at least 3 years of experience in building migration solution for hybrid cloud platform, defining migration strategy, architecture definition and implementation. Should be expert in these technologies – rehost, refactor, rearchitect, replatform, containerization. Should have very good understanding about migration tools, migration network requirement, application, database and integration component migration pathways. The practitioner should have experience in working on Azure and ability to map existing components/functionalities to Azure specific services and deeply understands the advantage and disadvantages of related Azure Services.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Experience in Enterprise Architecture, Cloud Platform Architecture with Azure, defining Cloud Reference Architectures, Cloud Patterns, Target Operating Models
- Azure Solution Architect Expert certified and/or Azure DevOps Engineer Expert certified
- Knowledge of all IaaS and PaaS areas within Azure technology stack
- Platform evaluation, approach, roadmap and implementation framework on Cloud Migration, RFI and RFP responses
- Detailed understanding of transformation with the 5 R’s
- Feasibility Study – Identify a Business Use case and deploy an end to end solution on the finalised Azure platform
- Deployment – Define solution ADD/HLDs, considering the components of the platform (AKS, ACI, Azure Load Balancers, Azure AD, etc)
- Demonstrates knowledge of other CSP’s – i.e AWS/GCP platforms
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
‘Broad experience in migrating apps, infra and data to the cloud at large and complex enterprises
Languages required: English, Dutch
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
Are 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.
IBM’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.
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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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.