IBM Cloud Architect in Mumbai, India

Job Description

About IBM:

IBM has been present in India since 1992. IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction :

IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) helps clients plan, implement and manage an efficient, resilient, flexible IT infrastructure. IBM GTS is the partner of choice for infrastructure services – be it transformational outsourcing tied to business outcomes or integrated managed services or discrete services.

Who you are

  • You will work as a part of the Operations organization, specifically the Infrastructure Design team.

  • Develop and maintain high-level design plan for the overall logical IT Infrastructure architecture that will impact our organization on an Enterprise basis.

  • Gain organizational alignment for all high-level infrastructure plans related to but not limited to, Servers, Virtualization, and Storage; and initiate and participate in projects to evaluate technologies and methods for implementing these plans.

What you’ll do:

  • Translate disparate business strategies into comprehensive, pragmatic technology strategies and execution plans (roadmaps) to satisfy business strategy.

  • Provide Technical Architectural leadership and expertise with account Infrastructure services-based environments.

  • Proven experience on Unix SME - AIX / HPUX / Solaris and veritas clustering.

  • Creation of in the Service improvement gap list and risks identified in the client environment.

  • Experience on Unix SME - AIX / HPUX / Solaris and veritas clustering

  • Technical expertise with the software and hardware components of modern computing environments, including a proven knowledge and understanding of information technology approaches, applications, architectures, tools, and methodologies, as well as a broad-based background in a wide variety of technology platforms.

  • Creating and/or updating the Project's technical solution document to document the solution

  • Root Cause Analysis preparation and meeting Service level agreement for Root Cause Analysis submission.

  • Maintain, manage and update the solution design and the Infrastructure Project design through the lifecycle stages of the Project.

  • Planning and implementing fixes / Patches.

  • Problem determination and resolution within expected time frame.

  • Assume personal responsibility for resolving problems in most effective way possible within SLA reaching root cause and preventing problems.

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

  • 7+ years of experience working with infrastructure technologies support, setup, monitoring and performance testing.

  • Proven experience as Infrastructure Architect in developing infrastructure design solutions covering network, server, database, application, and reporting domains.

  • Create standardized visual design diagrams of logical infrastructure, including platform, storage, and networking information.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Participate in technical architecture discussions to determine the most-appropriate scalable model, taking into consideration high availability, failover, disaster recovery, and cost.

  • Should participate in project support and development initiatives designing solutions and address current and future business requirements and infrastructure plans.

  • Provide coordination across technical teams to encourage application of standards and adherence to standard based methodologies.

  • Should have knowledge on current industry technologies and trends; understand the appropriateness for the application and timing of those technologies.

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.