IBM Architect – Cloud Applications in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms. You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.
Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is seeking highly-skilled, experienced Cloud Applications Architects to join our expanding Application Development and Cloud Application Migration practices. In this role, you will help design technology solutions that are scalable, relevant, and critical to our client’s success. You will focus on cloud applications architecture throughout all phases of the product life cycle and must have a solid skill set, a desire to continue to grow as an architect, and a team-player mentality. You will be part of an Agile team that is involved in all aspects of the solutioning and development process ranging from UI design, microservice development, automated testing, and DevOps processes.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5 yrs exp designing cloud native solutions using IBM Cloud/AWS/Azure
Able to translate business requirements into cloud-based solutions,collaborate w/ dev teams throughout the dev/imp cycles
Exp in app modernization,refactoring, & migration approaches to transition legacy applications to cloud environments,implementing micro services-based applications deployed on containers using 12 factor and other industry best practices & guidelines
AWS or other certification-Associate/Professional level
Agile team dev experience using DevOps pipelines & issue tracking tools
OO analysis & design using established design patterns
Exp developing tech input in support of tech presentations & proposal support & w/ CI/CD practices
Exp specifying solutions that utilize Docker/Kubernetes container orchestration
Ability to obtain/maintain Clearance as req
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
- Experience with Enterprise Architecture frameworks, including TOGAF and DoDAF.
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