IBM Azure Architect Consultant in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

IBM's value to clients includes IBM's business consulting division, which brings expertise in aligning technology strategies with business strategies to enable innovation, acceleration, and value realization through client solutions and services. IBM consultants have a global reach and are dedicated to working face-to-face with clients to address all of their industry and transformative needs as they reinvent themselves for the future.

We are seeking individuals with a passion for transforming clients into a better future and that possess a blend of general business and technology strategy skills. Working within IBM Global Business Services, Microsoft team providing custom solutions using your expertise and expert knowledge of Microsoft Azure and related solutions/services to provide world class solutions for our clients.

Seeking experience in the following areas:

  • Pre-sales demonstrations, presentations and proposal writing

  • Analysis / requirements gathering, solution design and implementation

  • An appreciation of the overall Microsoft stack

  • Complex project team leadership and / or working as part of a team

  • Full project lifecycle experience

This position may require significant global travel.

BENEFITS

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

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CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP

With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

  • http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/initiatives.html

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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.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

3+ years of experience supporting Enterprise implementations on Azure

3+ years of hands on experience with .NET, C#, VB, SQL

3+ years of hands on experience with NoSQL Databases

3+ years of hands on experience with scripting with Azure CLI and Powershell

3+ years of experience with Active Directory

3+ years of experience implementing Role Base Access Controls

3+ years of hands on experience with Azure Storage management: defining and provisioning Managed and Unmanaged 3+ years of hands on experience working with Disks, File shares, defining storage accounts, blob storage

3+ years of hands on experience with Azure Resource Manager

3+ years of hands on experience setting up monitoring and logging.

3+ years of hands on experience with VSTS using Azure native tools. Exposure to some third party tools such as Jenkins, Chef, Ansible, and Puppet

3+ years of hands on experience with ASR

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

5+ years of experience of Microsoft SaaS services, including CRM, AX or Office 365 would be advantageous

Azure certification - professional level

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.