IBM Cognitive Solutions Manager in SOMERS, New York

Do you have a passion for artificial intelligence and machine learning? Are you a strategic thinker, a visionary? Can you communicate complex ideas to the masses? Then read on.We are looking for someone to lead our Cognitive Solutions Tribe. This position centers on cognitive technologies. We need strong leadership skills, communication skills and presentation skills for this role. This is a management role for the team that works with IBM stakeholders to the find, use or build the right solutions for diverse business problems. The teams identify the best solution to gather the required data, find insights and build cognitive solutions to sole internal business problems. We are going through a transformation that requires someone with a passion for delivery and curiosity to constantly learn about a wide range of topics around artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science and how to apply these in enterprise contexts.The team’s tools, technologies and skills include end to end stack development using agile, devops and continuous delivery with Java, JavaScript, python, github, Jenkins or travis, bash, ETL tools, Spark, Hadoop, Cognos, Watson, Natural Language processing and machine learning algorithms. In addition, applicants will work with internal IBM stakeholders (like IBM Internal Finance) to translate business needs into cognitive solutions. Creative thinking and strategic vision is a key to success. An understanding of back office business process is a plus. This leadership role is a global role with travel required to IBM sites globally. Goals including turning the IBM global business into a Cognitive enabled one.

  • 7-10 + years of team leadership

  • Knowledge of cognitive tools and technologies (for example: Watson, machine learning, artificial intelligence)

  • Experience communicating and presenting complex topics to technical and non-technical audiences via training, lecture, conference or in a university setting

  • Experience in Agile and DevOps tools and techniques