IBM is hiring an experienced engineer responsible for defining and driving 'incubator' projects for the exploration of new technology innovation, leveraging z Systems platform differentiation, with the purpose of providing high client value. There will be focus on technologies that can provide as-a-service offerings. This person will engage actively with the z Systems Offering Management and Research teams to understand both market and technology opportunities and to determine which projects to explore. This person will lead small teams in technology investigations - performing analyses, assessing options, driving proofs of concept - with the goal of enabling the z business to make timely decisions re: investments and go-to-market plans. This person will engage with clients to validate and refine scenarios and drive playbacks to the key stakeholders - executive leadership team, market management, and offering teams. Ultimately, this person will play a key role in the next generation technology offerings for z Systems.
7+ years experience in Software engineering
Experience with as-a-service technology, Cloud, and Analytics
Leadership of engineering teams experience
Proven track-record of delivering technology/ SW deliverables, global exposure, and social eminence