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Senior Cloud Advisor - Openshift (w/m/x)

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Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Global Services Open Source team is an elite team in IBM Services. It leads and enables the worlds largest IT consulting arm to adopt the Red Hat OpenShift technology in developing cloud-based applications.

We are looking for Strategists, Trusted Advisors, Senior Consultants and Architects with extensive experience of Red Hat OpenShift and knowledge in other cloud solutions too. Join us to learn new technologies and expand your core base of expertise while help integrating IBM and Open Source technologies through real world engagement. In this role, you will lead cloud application implementation on top of Red Hat OpenShift. You will play a key role in our customers' evolution in enterprise development and help make our solutions both practical and workable for their businesses. You'll work to gain an understanding of customer infrastructure and business needs, make recommendations that resolve their issues, and help them make strategic decisions. You'll then build enterprise applications and capabilities around cloud technologies to streamline development and allow for continuous feature release of applications.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Be a trusted advisor to influential decision makers, whilst providing Subject Matter Expertise in cloud and hybrid-cloud computing with Red Hat OpenShift
  • Work with clients and IBM teams to identify business problems and provide innovative solutions to them while evangelizing and accelerating the adoption of current and future Red Hat OpenShift technologies
  • Represent and facilitate Red Hat OpenShift solution architecture in discovery discussions with prospective clients, assess architecture needs for projects, work with Development Leads and Designers to scope and craft proposals
  • Provide end-to-end technical guidance and expertise on how to effectively use Red Hat OpenShift as PaaS to build solutions; creatively applying cloud infrastructure and platform services to help solve business problems; and communicating these approaches to different business audiences in designated industries
  • Manage problem identification, system architecture definition, software specification and design, implementation, testing, customer training, and deployment of Open Source solutions
  • Work to harvest best practices and document lessons learned as part of continuous improvement of our offerings
  • Explore and develop new technical skills, absorbing professional knowledge quickly
  • Work with IBM GBS Developers & Designers, GBS Application Architects, Customer Product Managers, Subject Matter Experts and infrastructure SMEs.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Experience with cloud solutions in Red Hat OpenShift, knowledge of other Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud or IBM Cloud would be an advantage
  • Experience in business and technical consulting
  • Experience with Containers, Microservices, Dev/Ops and frameworks like Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, or similar and JavaScript, building cloud applications, application development or application modernization
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
  • Knowledge of application architecture (application servers, integration patterns, microservices, JEE, CI/CD, build management etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate with customers on a daily basis in English
  • Solid project management, analytical, and problem-solving skills

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Any relevant certifications applicable to the above requirements are desirable

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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.


  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-12 Expires: 2019-09-11

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