IBM Watson Health Imaging - Lead Architect, Cloud in CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts

Position Overview:At IBM we have an amazing opportunity to transform the world with cognitive business. By using the vast amounts of information available today to identify new patterns and make new discoveries, we are helping cities become smarter, hospitals transform patient care, financial institutions minimize risk, and pharmaceuticals find cures for rare diseases. Join the forward-thinking teams at IBM solving some of the world’s most complex problems – there is no better place to launch or further your career. We need technical wizards and hands-on architects who’ll create the foundational cloud architecture for Watson Health Imaging (WHI) Applications. Reporting to the CTO of WHI, the lead architect will work with Watson Cloud, Watson Platform for Health and Watson Health Imaging development teams to create the architecture for our cloud based cognitive and enterprise imaging applications. You will work with architects and developers throughout the entire development experience—from prototyping and application development to mapping application architectures for cloud service offerings. What you’ll do:

  • Join the Watson Health Imaging team and become a core contributor to its cloud strategy

  • Work with a team of lead architects and designers to create a core architecture for cloud applications

  • Interact with Watson Cloud team to ensure strategic alignment from a technology perspective

  • Work with the Watson Health Imaging development teams to help build cloud solutions that solve today’s most pressing healthcare issues

  • Work directly with leading cloud industry experts using the latest software tools and services

  • Have the opportunity to collect feedback, communicate roadmaps and strategy, and contribute ideas to the Watson Health Imaging development team

  • Set technical direction and standards and monitor new cloud technologies.

Who you are:

  • Self-starter and motivated with the ability to present new ideas and technical concepts

  • Have a solid understanding of cloud-based applications and experience across PaaS platforms

  • Have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Detail-oriented with excellent communication skills

  • Expertise in architecting cloud-native applications

  • Expertise in container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, etc

  • Expertise in virtualization technologies like VMware, etc

  • Expertise in DevOps technologies like Ansible, etc

  • Expertise in Linux O/S systems

  • Expertise in security concepts like identity management, access control, authorization, encryption, key management, etc

  • Knowledge of healthcare domain and concepts like HIPAA, Auditing, etc is an asset

  • Expertise in architecting cloud-native applications

  • Expertise in container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, etc

  • Expertise in virtualization technologies like VMware, etc

  • Expertise in DevOps technologies like Ansible, etc

  • Expertise in Linux O/S systems

  • Expertise in security concepts like identity management, access control, authorization, encryption, key management, etc

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