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IBM Cloud Infrastructure Architect: Software Defined Storage in Mexico City, Mexico


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 a Hybrid Cloud Architect for Software defined Storage, you will integrate the Cloud team specialized in the design and construction phase of cloud management platform in a Cloud type model (Private, Public, Hybrid), to help our clients in their digital transformation through Automation.

You will prioritize building critical intellectual capital that may eventually be leveraged by the wider audience through development of best-in-class reusable assets often using bleeding edge technologies on 'First of a Kind' projects.

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 clients to align technology investments with strategic goals to deliver true business automation value.

In this role you will:

Understand the automation needs and workloads to be implemented in the devOps process, in the client business process or as part of the IT Management.

Participate in the architecture design of the automation of these workloads in the process of deploying IaaS and / or PaaS type applications and services

Know how to design an automation and orchestration architecture using technologies such as infrastructure As Code and configuration management tool

Provide the principles and diagrams on which the solutions are based

Ensure that a repeatable process is put in place to verify the quality of the automation platform

Participate in the transfer / Handover to customer teams or to other teams

Explain and review their work with the various stakeholders, including the various contacts of the end customer and project management

Supervise the technical teams in the construction phases

Don't delay and apply now! This is the opportunity you've been waiting for!

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum +8 years in IT Delivery.

  • Minimum +4 year in System Storage services. Minimum +2 years as Storage Architect.

  • Deep technical understanding and knowledge of the distributed enterprise storage industry (Distributed Software Defined/ Object Storage, S3)

  • Experience in software defined storage and interaction with enterprise customers for product delivery.

  • Have the culture of Cloud technologies (at least one of the following: Amazon Web Service, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud)

  • Master the concepts of Public, Private, Hybrid cloud, as well as containers and their management

  • Demonstrable proven experience in implementation including Kubernetes, NoSQL databases

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

Architecture Certification as TOGAF is Preferred.

Multicloud Management Certifications, Badges or equival

Terraform and Python Fundamentals or equivalent

Red Hat Openstack, RHEL, Opensift Fundamentals or equivalent

Masters Degree

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