IBM Application Architect - Azure Architect Jobs in South Africa

IBM Application Architect - Azure Architect Jobs in South Africa


Introduction

  • 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

  • As an Azure Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems.

  • You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver solutions using Azure suite.

  • You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.

    Role

  • Work with client's key Business and IT stakeholders as well as C-level executives to demonstrate IBM's Journey to Cloud proposition

  • Understand client's business and technology strategy, and translate that into a client specific Cloud PoV

  • Architect cloud solutions and participate in cloud adoption, modernization and migration strategies for our clients.

  • Perform current application portfolio assessment, determine workload treatment paths, and recommend the target solution architecture of a hybrid cloud environment

  • Develop compelling solutions and proposals that differentiate IBM methodology and architecture and positions IBM as the multicloud partner

  • Identify and deliver proof of concept or minimum viable product to create immediate client impact

  • Work with a global/virtual teams to collaborate and deliver the best in class products to our clients

  • Design and help develop Azure cloud applications that meets and surpasses the
    client expectations

  • 15+ years experienced of overall solution architecture experience in complex environments.

  • 10+ years demonstrable experience using cloud development platforms from multiple cloud vendors

  • 5+ large scale end to end projects in Azure. At least one large scale migration experience in a Bank.

  • 2+ large scale end to end projects in MultiCloud and Hybrid environment with 2+ Public Cloud vendors (preferably AWS and Azure).

  • Proven background with containerization and container management

  • Extensive experience architecting and developing cloud applications for Azure

  • Certified in Azure Architecture (AZ 300, 301 and 302)

    Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Deep knowledge and understanding of Azure PaaS and IaaS features

  • Hands on experience on designing and developing services on Azure (Web Apps, Mobile Apps, APIs)

  • Experience in design of solutions using Azure object storage services like DB, Tables, Files and Blobs

  • Microservice design and development on Azure using Container Service and Service Fabric

  • Hands on experience of executing cloud native projects in AWS with DevOps using Azure as well as Open Source Tools

  • Experience in securing the applications on Azure (PaaS,
    IaaS etc)

  • Experience of migrating workload to Azure from private cloud, other clouds or on-prem infrastructure of customers

    Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Deep knowledge and understanding of Azure PaaS and IaaS features

  • Hands on experience on designing and developing services on Azure (Web Apps, Mobile Apps, APIs)

  • Experience in design of solutions using Azure object storage services like DB, Tables, Files and Blobs

  • Microservice design and development on Azure using Container Service and Service Fabric

  • Hands on experience of executing cloud native projects in AWS with DevOps using Azure as well as Open Source Tools

  • Experience in securing the applications on Azure (PaaS, IaaS etc)

  • Experience of migrating workload to Azure from private cloud, other clouds or on-prem infrastructure of customers

    About Business Unit

  • IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy.

  • IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence

    Your Life @ IBM

  • What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

  • Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world?

  • What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion?

  • Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice?

  • What about all of these?

  • If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge.

  • Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

  • Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

    About IBM

  • IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action.

  • IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition.

  • Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

    Location Statement

  • For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

    Being You @ IBM

  • Affirmative Action and/or EE candidates will be given first preference as per our employment equity strategies.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; IBM Application Architect - Azure Architect Jobs in South Africa

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.