IBM Cloud Architect / Senior DevOps Engineer in DUBLIN, Ireland

Cloud Architect / Senior DevOps Engineer:We have very exciting opportunities for people to shape and influence the Watson Health division of IBM. We're bringing together the best of IBM's capabilities to re-imagine healthcare and wellness on a global scale. Alongside an Ecosystem of partners and clients we are developing solutions that fundamentally change the identification, treatment and prevention of illness. Our work will improve the health and well-being of people across the globe. DevOps Engineers are hybrid systems and software engineers who are responsible and take ownership for system definition, scaling, automation, and software and its delivery into production on the Cloud.We need you to deliver health care products into the Cloud. We need you to define, design, develop and deliver our systems into Cloud, through diverse enablement patterns; demo, development, test, production, sandbox, partner support. You will have and full system view and operational capability, you will be collaborating with stakeholders, you will be creating scripts, you will be triaging and troubleshooting issues.If you are a Developer or Systems specialist with proven experience in system components such as DB2 or ISAM or DataPower who would like to flex your muscles in a new emerging system this is the role for you.Responsibilities:

  • Lead technical activities running proof of concepts and user stories from conception to delivery.

  • Design and build system architecture and enable automatic deployment of systems from network level up to application within minutes.

  • Have a hunger to get involved in every part of our system; from the earliest stage of product architecture, design and development to deployment, troubleshooting, and performance analysis.

  • Mentor junior members of the team to grow capability.


  • Strong collaboration and communication skills with ability to influence across Architects, Developers to Managers and outside your own organisation.

  • Have experience in any of the following and proven track record of development, systems integration, and configuration of systems that include either WebSphere, DB2, ISAM, Cognos, DataPower.

  • Solid experience in Operations or Architecture roles that has given you a system view of how applications run on the Cloud.

  • Previous experience of system multitenancy & working knowledge of database (DB2) design and best practices is desirable.

  • Experience of DevOps tooling such as OpenStack Heat, Urban Code Deploy, Chef, Jenkins, Java.

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in a similar role

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