IaaS Infrastructure Engineer
Dallas, Texas, US
Rise to meet the challenge of solutioning the world’s problems. Software Engineers at IBM get to see their work in the real world, from improving the current state of disaster preparedness to providing more accurate medical solutions around the globe. You will be challenged to think outside the box, work across organizations, and engineer creative solutions that scale to the demands of our ever-growing customer base. Take ownership and be actively engaged in the entire product lifecycle - from quick hits to full feature development.
Your Role and Responsibilities
How can we effectively design and deliver for a large scale, highly distributed cloud infrastructure? We are looking for an individual who will work on a team that design and implement the back-end infrastructure that supports the IBM Cloud. The job provides the opportunity to be a key part of a team that will be delivering those networks, infrastructure, and services for a world-class Cloud.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Implement and administrate infrastructure and solutions that support the IBM Cloud solutions
Support the compliance and security integrity of the environment
Partner with other teams, functional managers and program managers to deliver mission-critical services to the market
Support development of new and enhance existing capabilities for our compute infrastructure services
Provide technical escalation support for other Infrastructure Operations teams
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years of experience in data center infrastructure or relevant work experience
5+ years of experience in large-scale infrastructure design, engineering, and support
5+ years of experience in IT Change, Incident, Problem, Asset management
5+ years of infrastructure engineer with proven record for delivering high-quality, large-scale solutions
5+ years of working knowledge with one or more operating systems: Ubuntu (Preferred), RHEL, CentOS Linux, and Windows Servers.
Working knowledge with one or more Virtualization technologies: Citrix Hypervisor (Preferred), VMware vSphere, Ubuntu KVM, etc.
Working knowledge with one or more programming tools: Bash, PowerShell, Python, and Ruby
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Highly responsible, motivated, able to work with little direction
Ability to understand compliance controls/requirements and implement solutions to address identified gaps
About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.
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.
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Being You @ IBM
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