IBM Digital Modernisation Application Architect in South Bank, United Kingdom

Job Description

IBM's Cloud Application Migration Services (CAMS) Service Line is focused on supporting clients on their Cloud journey.

  • It encompasses Advisory, Cloud native development, App portfolio migration and modernisation, Big Data, and Security services.

  • It supports all public / private / hybrid Cloud deployments: IBM Bluemix / SoftLayer, AWS, Azure, Google, and client private.

  • It has the best Cloud developer, architect, Complex SI, Sys Ops, and delivery talent delivered through our GEO/CIC Factory model.

Within the CAMS Service Line is our Migration Factory Practice which fields globally managed factory teams that support Cloud application migration and modernisation. Cloud supported infrastructures include Bluemix (Softlayer), AWS, Azure, Google, and @Client private.

As a member of our Migration Factory Practice you will be responsible for defining and implementing application cloud migration, modernisation and rationalisation solutions for clients across all sectors. You will support mobilisation and help to oversee the quality of our programmes and services, liaise with clients and provide expert consulting services.

The successful candidate will work with clients to define and create solutions for application cloud migration, modernisation and rationalisation and have the following.

  • Demonstrable experience of migration projects

  • Experience of analysing and translating IT requirements using modernisation frameworks into components of a modernised solution.

  • Has understanding/working knowledge in legacy asset analysis, code restructuring and refactoring, code conversion and business logic extraction into executable business rules.

  • Is familiar with development and testing of applications in cloud environments.

  • Be part of Delivery/Engagement teams.

  • Reuse and enhance Digital modernisation assets, methods and collateral.

  • Strong problem-solving skills - the ability to overcome day-to-day issues in pursuit of the end goal.

  • First-class communication skills – an ability to engage persuasively with senior stakeholders both inside IBM and with clients.

  • Excellent team-working skills.

Written and spoken English: Fluent

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Cloud solutioning

  • Digital solutioning

  • Technical solutioning

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • None

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.