The 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 Responsibilities
As an Infrastructure Architect, you will be placed at customer location ( Jamshedpur-Jharkhand ) and will have to demonstrate ample expertise in one or more networking technology domain areas while being placed at customer location.
Technical Specialists in this Job Role are expected to work independently on Networking products or solutions based on any vendor hardware /vendor operating system software ( ie Vendor agnostic). Examples include: Proficient skills on High end routers/Switches/ Load balancer. Typical examples of the other deliverables would be to build proof-of concept solutions with networking system technology and deploying and managing & implementing networking solutions to address client business requirements.
Vast experience in Managed network Infrastructure domain Analyse business requirements to develop technical network solutions and their framework
Design, test, and inspect data communications systems
Perform network modelling, analysis, and planning
Install hardware such as cables, hubs, routers, and wireless adaptors.
Develop technology roadmaps
Perform daily tests to gauge the effectiveness of the computer system, identifying areas in need of improvement and issues that slow the system down and making recommendations for upgrades
Perform research on new technologies as they are developed to determine if they would be beneficial to be implanted in our systems
Create reports on server performance and potential new technology, presenting this information in front of a board of department heads, making recommendations for new strategies
Implement information security principals when creating and designing information systems in order to keep all classified and sensitive information secure
Design and implement new solutions and improve resilience of the current network environment
Able to interact with customers/End users via email and phone for understanding and clarifications
Improving network performance and availability through innovative solutions via automation.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
A minimum of 10+ years of experience in network infrastructure Domain and 8-10 years of relevant experience in Networking
Experience in configuring and managing Data Center Cisco Nexus Switches (5K,7K , 9k )
Configuring firewalls (Cisco ASA, checkpoint, Juniper SRX /Palo Alto)
Routing and switching ( Cisco / Juniper Platform)
Experience in Load balancers(Any OEM Citrix / Radware /F5).
Configure and support the network such as Firewalls, Routers, Switches ,Security
Proficiency in Network Documentation using Visio Tools, MS-Power Point
Ability to produce RCA of Severity incidents impacting network .
Minimum CCNP Certified and understanding of ITIL Process.
Working experience on Cisco or any vendor Wireless solution components
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Having completed CCIE/JNCIE lab certification
Working knowledge of VMware NSX-SDN Solutions
Working Knowledge of Cisco SD-WAN ( Viptela or Meraki )
Experience of working on Citrix NetScaler ADC products
Having Datacentre environment operations experience would be preferred
Bachelor's Degree - B Tech / BE or Any graduate
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
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.
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.
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