IBM Enterprise Architect in ISTANBUL, Turkey

Job Description

IBM Global Technology Services has more than 60,000 professionals in over 50 countries worldwide. With a strong focus on results, we enable clients to leverage technology and information to improve performance and create sustainable competitive advantages. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, you will gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities.You'll be challenged and supported in an environment that embraces individual differences and rewards your best work. You'll find everything you need to continue building your career at one of the most successful companies in history. But it's up to you how you get there - you'll be the one in charge, putting forward your ideas, taking on responsibilities and making choices about how to get the job done.

Role Description:

  • As an Enterprise Architect, you will have a chance to work with the client and an Experienced IBM IT Architect to define a "Enterprise Architecture" which would form the blueprint for the client's regional deployment.

  • A holistic mind set is required to understand the various architecture domains - Business, Infrastructure, Data and Technology domain in a fast changing digital world.

  • You should be experienced in Technical Architecture (e.g. infrastructure, server, virtualisation, storage and middleware)

  • Your task would also include reviewing each project's deliverables, provide recommendations to improve the robustness of the architecture and ensure the proposed architecture meets the needs of the client in a fast paced environment.

Soft Skills Required:

  • Excellent customer focus, positive “roll up the sleeves, and get it done” attitude;

  • Willing to wear multiple-hats and take ownership

  • Willing to pair often with colleagues in defining a solution and/or resolve client's issues and risks identified.

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills;

  • Good presentation, and interpersonal skills;

  • Attention to detail, disciplined and reliable;

  • High motivation and confidence levels;

  • Inclination to understand and learn application/business functionality quickly.


  • Work with a team of highly motivated technical individuals to define the "Enterprise Architecture"

  • Be aware of Client's group level standards, policies and guidelines pertaining to their respective architecture that require compliance across the project work streams

  • Review each project's deliverable to ensure coherent and holistic solution for the Enterprise as well as confirming to the EA standards defined by Client

  • Facilitate the adoption of the best solution option among alternatives, ensuring solution meets the client's requirements, leveraging respective domain SMEs where applicable

  • Access and evaluate the impact on infrastructure based on the solution proposed by the projects

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

a) a Graduate with minimum 3.3 GPA

b) studying IT, Computer Science, Technology, Information Systems or Engineering?

c) fluent in English (spoken & written)

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


EO Statement

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.