IBM Senior VMware Architect in BANGALORE, India

Job Description

About IBM

The "New IBM" is a Cognitive Solutions and Cloud Platform company, as announced by Our Chairman and CEO, Ginni Rometty. One of the key elements of IBM's Cloud Strategy is Cloud Brokerage. IBM Cloud Brokerage Solutions help clients to plan, buy, and manage - or broker - IT resources across all cloud models from multiple suppliers while reducing compliance risk and overall IT costs. Cloud Brokerage is an emerging and HOT area and IBM is a market leader in the space. IBM Cloud Brokerage continues to evolve and one of the key aspects is the integration/enablement of more and more cloud platforms and IT service providers. The development of these integrations is led by the Broker FAST team that is part of the IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) Labs head quartered in Bangalore, India.

Business Unit Introduction

The GTS Labs, is a worldwide team of Distinguished Engineers, Architects, Developers, and Designers from the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific with a large part of this team based here in India. GTS Labs vision is to be the world’s premier Labs for Enterprise IT Solutions with a mission to provide technology leadership for the IBM GTS business with industry leading development, architecture, and agile implementation skills that realize Cognitive Hybrid Assured IT for our clients. GTS Labs takes pride in delighting clients with perfect moments, placing them exactly where they need to be in the world of Cloud and Cognitive, creating unbreakable bonds whilst demonstrating being the world’s best Labs for Enterprise IT Solutions. The Labs encompass Hybrid Cloud Solutions, Cloud Brokerage, Advanced Analytics, Automation and Cognitive Delivery, enabling new offerings and driving accelerated value to our clients –transforming thousands of enterprises around the globe. And with an outstanding team in India –the GTS Labs is leading the world from here.

What do we expect from you?

You should be passionate about technology and self-driven. You take pride being part of the organization that drives the success of IBM's Cloud strategy. You'll be working with a global team of top notch engineers and other functions. You will work in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules. Your success will be characterized by the quality of your contributions, the impact you make through technical leadership and innovation and the increased satisfaction you deliver to our clients.

Who you are:

  • Hands on ability to write code and develop software solutions.

  • 10+ years of industry experience developing software solutions

  • Proficiency with software development technologies and tools.

  • Good understanding of Cloud automation, Orchestration and Configuration management

  • Hands on experience on one or several Cloud Providers: AWS, Azure, Softlayer, Google Compute Engine.

  • Understanding of NSX, Vsan is a plus.

What you’ll do:

  • Define strategy level architectures (business domain target and capability architectures).

  • Root cause analysis skills

  • Developing Chef Cookbooks is a must; for the Chef Patterns development team.

  • Ability to write configuration management in at least one of the following Chef, Puppet, Salt, Ansible.

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be.

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor.

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience and deep knowledge of Cloud Computing and related technologies.

  • Broad exposure across architecture, design, Solutioning and execution of service offerings.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Understanding of several middleware such as Oracle, SAP, DB2, MySql, Apache, IIS.

EO Statement

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, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.