IBM Blockchain Garage – Technical Solution Architect in NEW YORK, New York

Join the New York City Blockchain team at the new IBM Bluemix Garage for Blockchain and become one of the first people hand-picked to grow this new business. This is a unique opportunity to make a big impact in both IBM and the IT industry!Blockchain is the technology that underpins Bitcoin, and you will be designing and architecting some of the first solutions on top of our IBM Blockchain platform and the Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Project. You will work closely with our development and client engagement experts to transform business processes and markets using Blockchain.You will develop innovative solutions with clients in a variety of industries, such as Financial Services, Public Sector, Retail, and Transportation. We believe in small multi-disciplinary teams of developers, architects, designers, and industry experts that collaborate together in short sprints and iterative cycles. This role will involve significant client interaction and outputs may be used for board level demonstrations. How we’ll help you grow:There is a land grab for these Blockchain skills in the IT industry. You will have unique access to the growing IBM team of technology pioneers who are building a new market for IBM and a unique value proposition for the IT industry. You will also gain skills in IBM Bluemix, Design Thinking, and Watson.

  • At least 7 years of overall professional experience. As such, excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills, including strong presentation skills required. As are excellent time management, organizational and collaboration skills.

  • At least 2 years of experience in external client-facing projects. Must demonstrate a strong solution design background and an increasing amount of leadership experience.

  • At least 1 year of experience with Ubuntu, Docker, and using a vagrant environment. Must be comfortable using Github.

  • At least 2 years prior programming experience. C or Go useful, Java or Javascript experience desirable.

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