DevOps SME

IBM Middle East

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: RP805-155

Job description / Role

Job Description

IBM Cloud Labs delivers expertise in innovative design, implementation, training, and support for IBM Software products. Our team of highly skilled consultants, with broad architectural knowledge and deep technical skills, are the specialists called on to deliver successful outcomes to client projects. IBM Cloud Labs team are the first to use new IBM Software products in the field, enabling our customers to realise expected business benefits sooner.

IBM Cloud Labs offer IBM customers a range of skills to ensure their complex projects are a success:

- Consulting - Our skilled and knowledgeable consultants assist clients with the deployment of IBM software solutions, maximising the value of their investment and achieving or exceeding the business results they seek.
- Premium Support (AVP) - Whether clients are already using an IBM software solution or planning to implement one, we can help leverage ongoing business value from their investment. Our Premium Support Program covers the entire software infrastructure lifecycle - from planning, through deployment, growth, and optimisation, to management of upgrades and change.

Responsibilities

Are you passionate about DevOps, Software Engineering and Continuous Delivery? Are you a collaborator, someone willing to learn from within IBM and more importantly adopt best practices from outside of IBM, an Agile practitioner with a willingness to jump in and figure out complex technical problems, with a focus on delivering results?

This position is to join the IBM Cloud Labs organisation as a DevOps Subject Matter Expert. You will be responsible to plan, implement, and support DevOps activities on the technical platform. The role is to cover all administration activities of the tools deployed on the platform. This also requires knowledge of IBM Cloud Public/Private with extra emphasis on toolchains. Some knowledge of other open source tools on IBM Cloud is absolutely a plus.
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Your day in the role will include

- Responsible for low level tools and automation design and delivery.
- Comfortable working in a fast-paced Agile delivery environment.
- Experience installing and administering multiple industry leading DevOps tools.
- Ability to document as-is process and architectures based on face-to-face interviews.
- Demonstrable experience of differentiating expertise in 1 or more DevOps technologies.
- Ability to draw up complete DevOps architecture based on reference model, and demonstrate adherence with other technology architecture domains such as security, HA, DR, etc.
- Creation of effort and cost estimates for small delivery teams.
- Ability to drive completion of small DevOps strategy initiatives, including maturity assessment, roadmap creation, future blueprint.
- Ability to train internal or client teams in DevOps practices, acting as Scrum Master when required.

You will come with the following expertise

- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms including Java, Nodejs, and Swift.
- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.
- Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.
- Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.

How we'll help you grow

- You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses that will help you
- You'll learn directly from guide developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
- You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to identify what really excites you

Requirements

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms including Java, Nodejs, and Swift.
- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.
- Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.
- Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms including Java, Nodejs, and Swift.
- Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.
- Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.
- Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.

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.

Preferred Education

- Master's Degree

Commissionable

- No

Key Job Details

- Country: SA
- State: AR RIYAD
- City: RIYADH
- Category: Consultant
- Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
- Position Type: Professional
- Employment Type: Full-Time
- Contract Type: Regular
- Location: RIYADH, AR RIYAD SA

About the Company

For more than six decades, IBM Middle East & Pakistan has played a vital role in shaping the information technology landscape of the region. Today, IBM is part of the region's technological fabric, solving real-world business and societal challenges, through its offices in UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait and Pakistan, and also a diversity of centers across the region.

Within the region, IBM currently has groundbreaking initiatives in cloud computing, analytics, mobile, security, as well as nanotechnology, eGovernment, healthcare and many more, collaborating with leading educational institutes and governments. IBM supports hundreds of clients to drive transformation through technology, contributes to regional research & development programs and has an active Corporate Service Corps (CSC) program.

Reinvention is a keyword in the company's history and, today, IBM is much more than a "hardware, software, services" company. IBM is now emerging as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform company.

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