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IBM OpenSource Lead Architect-Modernization to OpenShift in Los Angeles, California

Introduction

As an IBM Cloud Lead 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

As the OpenSource Tech Lead and Lead Architect, you will be responsible for defining, building and deploying differentiated offering assets and reference implementations to accelerate modernization of applications running on various Open Source Middleware and Database technologies, to containers. You are a thought leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders. Deep hands-on architect experience with Open Source middleware and databases technology and strategy for modernization and cloud native transformation.

  • Design architecture solution for OpenSource Middleware and database modernization into container platform through modular design

  • Design and create assets, tools, methodology, offerings, provide technical guidance for global Competency and help build the required skills

  • Support campaign definition and Go-to-Market execution

  • Advise on Cloud Container replatform, refactor and re-architecture Modernization Architecture

  • Known as recognized Thought Leader, with proven track record driving pattern identification and estimation of the OpenSource middleware and Database workloads, migrated & modernized to the target Cloud environment

  • Acts as a Trusted advisor for the client by listening to their pain points.

  • Engages team to co-create and design Modernization strategy and identifying the need for containerization, API, microservices creation or other forms of Modernization

  • Interfaces with client executive(s) to clarify technical program status in a clear and concise manner

  • Simplifies the solution approach by adopting a continuous modernization method

  • Promotes innovation across the solution and delivery phases by leading the Design thinking workshops and leveraging Agile methodologies

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 10+ years of project experience in OpenSource middleware, database & Cloud technologies

  • 3+ years of experience producing architectures, providing architectural guidance on OpenSource middleware & App cloud modernization projects in a leadership role

  • Hands-on experience in applications integration using Open-Source & middleware such as Tomcat, JBoss, Open Liberty MySQL or PostgreSQL

  • Deep hands-on experience Opensource technology- Springboot, MEAN, React Native, GoLang, Flutter, Python, Kafka, Spark, Ruby on Rails or Couchbase

  • Hands on experience on opensource IDEs such as - Eclipse, Visual Code, Intellije IDEA

  • Experience coding in Java, JEE/J2EE, Spring and/or Spring Boot

  • Experience w/containerization & container mgmt

  • Experience in OpenShift, Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud, Foundry or container security

  • Experience w/cloud relevant application architectures such as microservices & full-stack development

  • Experience in DevSecOps, Multi-cloud Management

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

Certified Cloud Architect for one cloud provider: AWS, Azure, IBM Cloud, or Google Cloud

·Experience in Opensource or Middleware product suites

·Understanding of Maven or Graddle based configuration management systems, GIThUB/GITLab source code repository, Hudson and Jenkins build pipleline, Sonar Cube and Sonar Lint for static code analysis, Nexus and JFrog Artifactory for binary repositories.

·Apply knowledge of Docker Swarm, Rocket, PCF or Skytap

·Certified Architect in Middleware and or Databases.

·Red Hat Certified Specialist

·Experience in cloud infrastructure, network, security and operation architecture

·Hands-on style

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

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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.

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About IBM

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Location Statement

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

IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.

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.

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