IBM Enterprise Network Architect in RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina

Be part of the agile team shaping the future of one of the world’s foremost technology companies, bringing innovative solutions to bear on the planet’s most challenging problems spanning healthcare, analytics, cloud, services, AI, and much, much more.We are looking for Enterprise Network Architects with business leadership skills in one of the premier groups at IBM, the office of the CIO, who are responsible for enabling the success of the corporation through the integration of acquisitions, partnerships, joint ventures, and strategic divestitures. You will provide architectural & design oversight, implementation, and project management for IBM’s mergers and acquisitions CIO office, integrating acquired business’s voice and data needs into IBM’s Cisco, Avaya, Juniper, and AT&T Voice & Data Networking infrastructure. You will work with a team of talented professionals—true masters of their craft—to drive business value and synergy from these transactions.

  • Integrate IBM Mergers and Acquisitions into the voice and data protocols of IBM

  • Project management required for the overall project plan, budget, work breakdown structure, schedule, deliverables, staffing requirements, managing project execution and risk and applying project and program management processes and tools

  • Manage client expectations throughout the project delivery.

  • Manage efforts of IBM and client employees as well as third-party vendors to ensure that an integrated solution is provided to meet the client needs.

  • Technical lead for deploying world class cloud based Network and Voice solutions

    Above all, we are looking for applicants who will thrive in an open, energetic, flexible, fun-spirited, collaborative environment and desire creative freedom and an opportunity to work on high performing teams! Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship.

  • A minimum of 5 or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in Enterprise Technology disciplines such as Cisco, Avaya, AT&T provisioning, Juniper Voice & Data Networking & Unified Communications.

  • Experience in Enterprise Voice & Data Architecture design and life cycle engineering principals, hands-on implementation, and physical/logical configuration best practices.

  • Experience in routing and switching technologies & protocols; including QoS.

  • Exposure to Cloud based Enterprise Network and Voice solutions

  • 3 years’ experience in Project management

  • Demonstrated ability to defend and support ideas.

  • Proven analytic skills and the ability to isolate and resolve complex issues.

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.