Infrastructure Architect

Markham, Ontario, CA

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Introduction
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
As an Infrastructure Architect, you are responsible to design and implement information systems to support the enterprise infrastructure of the organization. You will ensure that all systems are working at optimal levels and support the development of new technologies and system requirements. You will lead and direct a team and report directly to top management. You are responsible for core L1 up to L5 and integration with all layers to accomplish your core duty of designing and implementing complex computer systems.

Infrastructure Architect interfaces with Internal IBM SMEs, Account Team, Customer, NW/Telephony/Facilities Business Partners.

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'-Customer facing role
-Must have a minimum of 5 years experience as an Infrastructure Architect.
-Expertise in Windows, Linux, ESX, SAN, Commvault.
-Update strategic road maps and code releases for On-prem and Cloud based infrastructure.
-Maintain or create architectural documents and test cases.
-Propose and develop new solutions to solve business and client problems.
-Oversee the solution life cycle which includes planning, designing, testing, implementation and hand-over.
-Work closely with product development teams.
-Initiate, lead, design and develop stability projects throughout the existing infrastructure.
-Leverage account infrastructure SMEs, Infrastructure incident/change management and Cloud Architectural Practices .


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
-Great communication/listening skills.
-Technical depth.
-Excellent PD/PR skills.
-Excellent written skills.

'-Customer facing role.
-Must have a minimum of 5 years experience as an Infrastructure Architect
-Expertise in Windows, Linux, ESX, SAN, Commvault.
-Update strategic road maps and code releases for On-prem and Cloud based infrastructure.
-Maintain or create architectural documents and test cases.
-Propose and develop new solutions to solve business and client problems.
-Oversee the solution life cycle which includes planning, designing, testing, implementation and hand-over.
-Work closely with product development teams.
-Initiate, lead, design and develop stability projects throughout the existing infrastructure
-Leverage account infrastructure SMEs, Infrastructure incident/change management and Cloud Architectural Practices


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
-Preferred experience with iSeries and zOS.
-Cloud based solutions
-Analyze System Requirements
-Recommend Alternative Technologies and Improvements
-Lead Design and Review of New Systems
-Plan for Integration which you will provide technical direction and support.
-Evaluate Projects


About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network.  It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!


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
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.













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