Cloud Architect (Don Mills Rd & Eglinton Ave E)

Job Order ID:7665
Employment Type:Yearly Salary
Web Publication Date:5/15/2024
Number of Positions:1
Job Location:North York
Brief Description:

Our employer is an enterprise systems, and managed services solutions provider looking for an IBM Cloud Architect working as part of the technical team in the Toronto office, 1 day on site and 4 from home. This individual will work together with sales to design, size and assist with implementation of IBM Cloud solutions. Planning and delivering Hybrid Cloud solutions, and assisting customers in migrating workloads from on-premises to public cloud platforms.

Job Function:

  • Provide expert technical consultation and leadership in the analysis & design, planning, and implementation of IBM Cloud solutions using reference architectures and best practices
  • Work with the GHS Cloud Sales team to gather customer requirements, create IBM Cloud architectures, detailed Cloud solution designs that include specifications, diagrams, models and presentation material
  • Design compute, storage, network, security, backup/restore, and disaster recovery capabilities that meet requirements and optimize costs
  • Establish and assist in the implementation of monitoring and management of the Cloud instances for availability, performance, and cost optimizations
  • Architect and guide the implementation of IBM Cloud solutions using modern deployment and configuration tools and practices (e.g, Terraform, Ansible, scripting)
  • Enable IBM Cloud managed services through configuration management, monitoring, and incident management using automation and integration
  • Utilize native cloud services to meet availability and resiliency requirements
  • Establish internal pricing and instance selection model for virtual instances
  • Understand and architect migration of on-premise workloads to a public cloud environment
Job Requirement:

  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field
  • Completion of IBM Cloud Professional Architect and IBM Cloud Advanced Architect certifications
  • 10+ years of experience in IT with at least 4 years supporting Data Center / Cloud deployments
  • Experience of completing a Cloud migration
  • Experience in planning and deploying IBM platforms