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Network Architect

Littleton, MA 01460
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IBM Data & AI is the innovation leader in AI platforms for hybrid cloud computing. We are looking for a network architect to lead the communications architecture for the next generation platform that will span enterprise high performance computing, edge and IOT networking and integration with the public cloud.

Your Role and Responsibilities
This Network Architect will be responsible for:
  • Developing network and related architectures and solutions based on requirements from offering, engineering, and operations, as well as key customers
  • Working across the organization to provide technical leadership for the network infrastructure and performance optimization
  • Assessing new technologies and best practices for adoption
  • Driving standardization and automation into all aspects of the network platform
  • Engaging with internal and external customers for briefings, issue escalation, and complex solution development
  • Enabling the extended teams vitality through training, mentoring, and skills transfer
  • Documenting network capabilities as appropriate for both internal and external consumption

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Network topology and design, fault tolerance
  • Network management and routing, switching, security, SDN
  • At least 5 years experience designing network infrastructures for service providers, telcos, cloud computing or HPC
  • At least 2 years of technical writing and speaking skills
  • Team and business leadership experience
  • 2 years in python or similar modern programming languages
  • Troubleshooting issues in clustered and distributed environments
  • Performance measurement and bench marking

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • CCIE/JNCIE or comparable certifications
  • 5 years experience in developing architectures
  • Network function virtualization
  • Kubernetes & RedHat OpenShift

About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our clients data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
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.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2019-12-06

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