Cloud Migration & Modernization Senior Architect - IBM CIC


The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves.

Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Architects are responsible for keeping up with the latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Senior Cloud Infrastructure Migration & Modernization Architect is responsible for defining strategy, architecture, solution and implementing a robust, scalable, pragmatic and realistic cloud solution to modernize and migrate different types of systems, applications and data between data centers, cloud providers, etc.

smoothly with no or very less impact to business continuity. The architect should have a good understanding of infrastructure such as network, storage (SAN / DAS / NAS, Object Storage, Cloud Storage, etc.

database, virtualization (e.g. VMware, Red Hat Virtualization, Hyper-V,...) , containerization (e.g. OpenShift, Kubernetes, .

  • Cloud technologies (e.g. AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud-Platform GCP , IBM Cloud ...).
  • Key Responsibilities :

    Provide technical thought leadership to innovate and build differentiating assets in migration and modernization of platforms (e.

    g. OS, middleware, DB, applications, containers, ) in on-prem and cloud environments

    Design and build reusable solutions that can be implemented to migrate and modernize infrastructures (physical, virtual and container-based) and application within or across data centers (i.

    e. on-prem, private cloud, public cloud, dedicated cloud or hybrid cloud)

    Responsible to collect and analyze the client's technical and business requirements, along with current IT and cloud environments

    Work closely with the solution design teams in developing client presentations and Statements of Work (SOW)

    Define discovery, planning and migration strategy and approach

    Design migration facility and create migration patterns

    Create migration Low Level Design (LLD)

    Create Work Instructions / Run Books for migration events

    Evangelize technical vision and strategy internally and externally

    Ability to travel if requested for customer’s need and business opportunity

    Kyndryl Europe

    Required Technical and Professional Expertise

    8+ years of experience, at least, as IT / Cloud architect involved in technical complex projects from sales to development architecture, conception to the set-up

    Certifications such as : Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert (AZ 303 & AZ 304), AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate (SAA-C01 or SAA-C02), AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional (SAP-C01), Google Cloud Architect, IBM Certified Architect (Cloud Solutions)

    Large Cloud (including data centers) transformation and IT infrastructure design and architecture covering compute, networking, virtualization, containerization and storage architectures

    Experience in migrating infrastructures and applications. Should have experience in Like-for-Like, lift and shift hardware, VM migration, transform and migrate, storage migration amounting to peta bytes of data.

    He should also have experience in re-install / refresh, re-platform and re-architecture workloads

    Hands-on experience with leading virtualization platforms (e.g. VMware, Hyper-V, OpenStack, etc.)

    Experience with containers, container orchestration, APIs and microservices is essential

    Good understanding of common operating systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX, etc.)

    Provisioning tools (IaC), Automation and configuration management tools : Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, , Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or SaltStack

    Scripting skills : Powershell, bash, Python, etc

    Knowledge about Migration tools like RackWare, Double-Take, AppZero, Platespin, VMWare VMotion, VMware HCX, SRM, Carbonite, Zerto, AWS CloudEndure, Azure Migrate, etc

    Proven client management skills, including conflict resolution, scope management, engagement management

    French : native (or minimum C1)

    English : minimum B2

    Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

    Experience in enterprise network security engineering and design

    Possess and effectively apply technical and analytical expertise while balancing competing requirements

    Intellectually curious and dedicated to life-long learning able to learn and apply new technologies quickly

    Motivated to mentor teammates and peers

    Exceptional oral and written communication skills

    Nice to have one container platform certification : Red Hat Certified Specialist in OpenShift Administration (EX280), Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)

    About Business Unit

    This position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.

    As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.

    Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.

    We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities.

    Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what’s next.

    Please note : The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.

    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

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    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

    IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

    Being You IBM

    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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.

    IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

    Depuis le 17 Août 2021

    Fermé le 25 Novembre 2021

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