Job Description :
Role: IBM BlueMix Architect/ Engineer Location: Pleasanton, CA Duration: Contract/ Fulltime Responsibilities: Must have an ability to communicate highly complex technical architectures/solutions to a nontechnical audience as well as communicating business processes and requirements to a technical audience is an absolute must in this position. Understand details of Platform as a Service (PaaS) including its strengths and weaknesses Understand details of operations of DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Github, Artifactory Support a large and diverse PaaS infrastructure (IBM Cloud and Azure) in a 24x7 support model Diagnosis and remediation of technical problems Take ownership with minimal guidance and engagement with internal support and engineering teams and third party suppliers as required Tracking and management of platform usage and capacity metrics Development and documentation of mechanisms for deployment, monitoring and maintenance Work with customers on technology solutions and resolve customer issues Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field. Minimum (3) years in a directly related field Strong Hands on Linux experience Strong knowledge of at least one scripting language Strong understanding of operating systems & networking concepts Must have a support experience of an enterprise grade production system Exercised Site Reliability Engineering concepts Good understanding of storage, load balancers, virtualization, web, database and messaging services with the ability to dive deep into any of these areas when necessary Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery using modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jira and Jenkins Other Preferred Qualifications: Preferred experience with Platforms as a Service Preferred experience with support and operations of the DevOps tools Experience with deploying container based applications using Docker Have working knowledge of one of the monitoring tools such as Nagios, Dynatrace or AppDynamics Good hands-on experience with web architecture and the appropriate technology stacks such as Apache, Tomcat, Websphere, or JBOSS Excellent verbal and written communication skills