IBM is at the forefront of Cloud Migration and is the leader in the Hybrid Cloud market . With virtually all clients expected to adopt some form of cloud strategy, the opportunity for personal growth and success in this role is high as IBM continues to reinvent itself as it focuses on client's IT needs that solve real business problems.
We are creating a Cloud Migration Factory across our Infrastructure Services portfolio to manage all our cloud and non-cloud migrations in one global team using repeatable methods, processes and tools that can be leveraged to support our clients in their transformational migration journey to the cloud. Our capabilities support the entire cloud adoption journey with an emphasis on ‘Migrate to Cloud’.
Joining IBM's Cloud Migration team is an opportunity to grow your talents and challenge yourself as IBM continues to transform in the hottest industry sector today.
Shared Services Migration Architect is responsible for the design of the migration target’s Shared Services environment. They are also responsible for the migration strategy for each shared service. Shared Services include technology components such as, Active Directory and LDAP, DNS, NTP, Systems Management & Monitoring tools, workload scheduling, patch management, compliance checking, as examples. For Cloud migrations, consider Shared Services that will be required at each data center and cloud target, and if these will be provided by extending the service from a central location or built at each of the target sites.
Design and build reusable solutions that can be implemented to migrate the most common shared services. Leverage available content, standards and best practices provided by delivery service lines.
Create the design for each shared service component.
Peer review designs and obtain TDA approval
Engage and manage third parties to produce delegated designs
Language requirement: English
Nature and Scope of responsibilities the candidate should have handled in the past:
Large data center transformation and IT infrastructure design and architecture covering IT tools, access authentication technologies, Compute/Servers, Virtualization and Storage architectures.
Experience in migrating systems and applications.
Prepare Solution Design documents for chosen toolsCMFIBM
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
TOGAF certification or similar
Prior experience of at least 5-15 years as IT architect, and should have involved in tool deployments and application/Data center migration programs
Experience in migrating workload, designing the tooling & infrastructure required
Knowledge of migration, and working experience with VMware and Vmware migration technologies
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Exposure to Migration tools like RackWare, Double-Take, AppZero, Platespin, VMWare VMotion, SRM etc.
Scripting knowledge (Powershell/Shell-scripting/Perl etc)
Candidate should be willing to travel to client locations as per the requirements
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