IBM Chief Enterprise Architect in HUNTSVILLE, Alabama

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.In this exciting role you will apply technical knowledge to assist clients in the design and development of solutions to complex applications problems, network challenges, or system administration issues.

  • Establish the basic structure of the system, defines essential core design features and elements that provide the framework.

  • Incorporate engineering strategies for introducing new technology into the customer's infrastructure related to its business processes of collection, analysis, production, and dissemination.

  • Perform cost-benefit analyses to determine whether requirements are best met by manual, software, or hardware functions; making maximum use of commercial off-the-shelf or already developed components.

  • Apply knowledge of enterprise IT needs to design improved processes, generate valid requirements, and ensure that these are consistent with the customer's enterprise technical architecture.

  • May participate in business development activities.

  • May be assigned responsibility for the management of the systems development and administration function, including associated staff.

  • Participate in strategic data planning, including development and implementation of DA policies, standards and procedures.

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BENEFITS Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

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CAREER GROWTH Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills

  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations

  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role. CORPORATE CITIZENSHIPWith an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

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• Experience in architecture, engineering and implementation of enterprise-grade production big data use cases

• Extensive knowledge about Hadoop Architecture and HDFS.

• Extensive hands on experience in MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Java, HBase, Solr, and the following Hadoop eco-system products: Sqoop, Flume, Oozie, Storm, Spark, and/or Kafka.

• Hands on delivery experience working on popular Hadoop distribution platforms like Cloudera, HortonWorks or MapR.

• DoD Secret Clearance

Global Services

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