Application Architect: Big Data

Job Description
About IBM:

IBM India's solutions and services span all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry.

Business Unit Introduction:

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a vibrant group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals, designed specifically to be the source of market-leading Industry consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome-based delivery model, all designed to become the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world. IBM GBS provides Value-led and Asset-powered end to end solutions with global footprint in over 170 countries and empowers clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also to transform them for a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world.

Who you are:

  • Provide architectural solutions/designs for implementation.
  • Provide technology architectural assessments, enterprise architecture assessment for Commerce and fulfillment, roadmaps for one or more technology domains.
  • Work with the customer's business, operations and technology leadership on the future state and modernization initiatives, advising engineering teams on its benefits & use.
  • Lead a work stream or act as an end-to-end architect, simultaneously, being able to handle complex/non-complex components of the engagement.
What you'll do:
  • You will provide technology direction, project implementation assurance.
  • You will contribute to identifying best-fit architectural solutions for one or more engagements and will collaborate with some of the best talent in the industry to create and implement innovative high-quality solutions in Omni channel commerce and fulfillment
  • Participate in Sales and various pursuits focused on our clients' business needs.
How we'll help you grow:
  • You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
  • You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Proven hands-on experience in conducting analyses on unstructured as well as structured / semi-structured data and in working with state-of the art technologies in Cognitive Computing will be expected. Examples of such technologies include but are not limited to:
  • Natural Language Processing or Information Retrieval (e.g. IBM Watson Explorer / Content Analytics, UIMA, Open Source NLP Tools)
  • Proven work experience in Semantic Technologies (e.g. Ontologies / Linked Open Data, RDF/OWL/SPARQL)
  • Understanding of Machine Learning (e.g. SPSS, R, Apache Spark/MLlib, Apache Mahoutor and other Open Source Tools)
  • At least 3 Years of experience in working with Natural Language Processing / Semantic Technologies / Information Retrieval or Machine Learning tools.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Must have experience in conducting analytics on unstructured data sources
  • Proven work experience in devising IT architectures
  • Experience in consulting or research transfer role would be an added advantage.

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.

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