IntroductionAs an Database Specialist/Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world's technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!Your Role and ResponsibilitiesAs the Database Specialist/Developer- Modernization to OpenShift, you will be responsible to design and build database modernization and transformation solutions. Implement recommendations for Database modernization to take advantage of cloud services and Cloud container platforms.The successful candidate will have deep hands-on experience with commercial/Opensource database technology and Cloud Native Development.Role Summary description:+ Design and develop solutions to modernize commercial/OpenSource database workloads to Cloud on containers platform/DBaaS/Self Managed+ Consultant for optimal design of database modernization, complex distributed deployments and make recommendations for optimal performance+ Perform discovery & analysis of current landscape and design modernization approach+ SME on various migration and modernization tools required for discovery, analysis, design and build+ Develop reference implementation and/or demos database migration solutionsRequired Technical and Professional Expertise+ 7+ years of project experience as a Database, Database modernization and Cloud technologies Specialist+ Deep hands Hands-on experience with commercial or OpenSource databases such as Oracle DB, SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Apache Casandra or MariaDB+ Experience in containerization of applications leveraging Kubernetes+ Experienced in key phases of IT workload modernization including discovery, analysis, design and delivery+ SME in solutioning database architecture for NFRs including HA, performance, DR, RTO, RPO and Security+ Hands on experience in migrating and modernizing database environments from one platform to another+ Experience in DevOps and Multi-cloud ManagementPreferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ Knowledge of AWS, Azure, Google, IBM Cloud and Cloud PaaS+ Knowledge of UDDI, encryption and canonical data models+ Administration of hybrid cloud environment and Configuration of HA/DR+ Team player and sucessful team leadership experience+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills+ Hands-on style approach in working- NoneAbout Business UnitIBM 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. 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