IBM Hybrid Cloud Solutions Architect in SINGAPORE, Sierra Leone

Job Description

Do you have passion for the architecture, design, development, integration and deployment of innovative digital solutions? Do you have the drive to apply your knowledge in shaping, architecting and delivering these solutions for our customers? IBM is seeking motivated candidates who enthusiastically answer yes to these questions.

As an IBM Solutions Architect, you will own technical engagements, lead the architecture and design of the integration of Hybrid Cloud workloads. You will be required to consult and interact with our client’s senior stakeholders to ensure the solution fits their needs. Working across teams, you will drive adoption of IBM Cloud Integration solutions and provide mentorship to the Cloud Professional Services team for successful project delivery outcome.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help clients to define their overall solution architecture to enable the customer in their digital transformation journey, especially in API solution and strategy and the API adoption process within the organization

  • Act as the lead architect and design authority in the Hybrid Cloud Integration solution such as API Management

  • Provide solution architecture leadership during Client Requests For Information (RFI) or Request For Proposal (RFP)

  • Participate in decision making process around technology strategy, conduct analysis on technical viability of solutions and provide guidance on delivery of complex projects

  • Lead and mentor our Cloud Professional Services team to create innovative application modernisation solutions

  • Engage in the complete project life-cycle from the earliest stage of product architecture, design and development to deployment, troubleshooting, and performance analysis

  • Provide technical expertise to guide problem resolution

  • Explore and develop new technical skills, absorbing professional knowledge quickly and using demonstrated interpersonal skills to be an effective ambassador for IBM Cloud Integration solutions

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Minimally 5-8 years of direct client engagement experience in an architect, pre-sales or senior consultant capacity

  • Minimally 3 years working in a Services organisation

  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing, and reasoning skills

  • This is a client-facing role: the candidate must have a sound understanding of API and technology architecture with excellent communication skills, and the ability to adapt to different audiences.

  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Proven experience and comfortable presenting to C-level executives and senior management

  • Ability to understand business requirements and convert them into solution designs

  • Experience in the full project implementation life-cycle with a delivery organisation

  • Expertise with a broad base of products, technologies, platforms, patterns, frameworks, and methodologies with practical experience in one or more of the following areas: Digital Business Automation, Hybrid Integration, DevOps and virtualisation/containerisation.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimally 5-8 years of direct client engagement experience in an architect, pre-sales or senior consultant capacity

  • Minimally 3 years working in a Services organisation

  • This is a client-facing role: the candidate must have a sound understanding of API and technology architecture with excellent communication skills, and the ability to adapt to different audiences.

  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Proven experience and comfortable presenting to C-level executives and senior management

  • Ability to understand business requirements and convert them into solution designs

  • Experience in the full project implementation life-cycle with a delivery organisation

  • Expertise with a broad base of products, technologies, platforms, patterns, frameworks, and methodologies with practical experience in one or more of the following areas: Digital Business Automation, Hybrid Integration, DevOps and virtualisation/containerisation

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Nil

EO Statement

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