Application Consultant: Red Hat Cloud Microservices

IBM Application Consultants work directly with our clients on key initiatives. You will have the opportunity to build an in-depth understanding of their business issues and implement organizational strategies that drive adoption of change. We are looking for experts who can build credibility and trust with our clients and provide knowledge that addresses individual and unique business needs.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Act as a consultant during project delivery & solutioning phases. Leads implementation of architecture for omnichannel systems of engagement. Should be strong in software architecture fundamentals & assets, tools using garage method for cloud. The practitioner should have at least 2 years of experience in API and Microservices based architecture implementation. Should be strong in microservices fundamentals and should be expert in at least one of these technologies - Node.js, Spring boot, Spring Cloud, Netflix OSS. Should have very good understanding about cloud native development principles. Should be strong in containers and serverless computing fundamentals. Added advantage if has good understanding of Angular.js, scripting technologies like javascript, CSS. The practitioner should have experience in working on RedHat OpenShift and ability to map existing components/functionalities to RedHat OpenShift specific services and deeply understands the advantage and disadvantages of related RedHat OpenShift services.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Must have skill:

  • At least 5 years experience in JAVA, doing ground-up development
  • Has knowledge with 3 of these 4 dev points (code quality, performance tuning&optimization, concurrency and Spring batch)
  • Has working knowledge of Git
  • Has any 2 of these 3 skills (Spring Boot, API development and Microservices)
  • Experienced in Java enterprise applications technology stack; REST, SOAP
  • Experience in delivering projects using Agile methods and tools such as Jira.
  • Advanced knowledge of object-oriented programming and associated design patterns
  • Demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Has an experience leading a team

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Nice to have skills:
  • Knowledge of Maven builds and continuous integration and testing
  • Experienced with main stream RDMS systems particulary MySQL, Oracle and MS-SQL
  • Experience leading a development team, working on ground-up development

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

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

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