IT Management Consultant

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Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is seeking an experienced and dynamic Consultant to work directly with customer accounts to customize, extend and deploy IBM software and solutions in our customer’s environments.
The Consultant is a technical, customer-facing role having paramount impact on customers’ experience. The position is responsible for an exciting range of projects and solutions. The ideal candidate will have provided hands-on systems engineering and capable of providing consulting services in complex environments.
He or she will have experience working in a DevOps capacity and have skills with Java, Docker, Kubernetes across various platforms including Linux and various cloud providers.
If you are hired into a Colorado work location, the anticipated compensation range for the position ($85,000 - $178,000) is based on a full - time schedule. Your ultimate compensation may vary depending on your job - related skills and experience. For part time roles, the compensation will be adjusted appropriately.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • You will work within various industries to deploy solutions and assist customers with their DevOps processes including:
  • Application and platform management
  • Continuous Integration/Development
  • Site Reliability Engineering consulting
  • Work with various IBM software products and Red Hat OCP running on various platforms and clouds
  • Requires ability to absorb professional knowledge quickly and develop skills
  • Problem Solving: Recognize job-related problems. Analyze causes using existing techniques or tools, prepare and recommend solution alternatives
  • Use strong verbal and written communication skills to work with customers, understand their needs, and explain technical solutions.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Application development and/or systems engineering experience (8 Years)
  • Technical support or consulting client-facing experience, preferably with an organization serving mission-critical operations(5 Years)
  • Strong knowledge of Linux(4Years)
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills(6 Years)
  • Familiarity with Java and scripting(6 Years)
  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration in micro service architectures, specifically Kubernetes(2 Years)
  • Experience with Jenkins CI/CD pipelines and Git proficiency(2 Years)
  • Broad cloud provider experience (AWS, GCP, IBM Cloud) (2 Years)
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, e.g.CloudFormation, Pulumi, or Terraform
  • Experience with Configuration management tooling, e.g. in Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Salt
  • Experience and familiarity with APM products and services
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

About Business UnitIBM’s Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM’s Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments—with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.
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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.
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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:
  • 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.
  • World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.
  • Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.
  • Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).
  • Select educational reimbursement opportunities.
  • Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.
  • Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.
  • Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
Being You @ IBMIBM 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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.