IBM Hands on Architect in HELSINKI, Finland

Be a leader at a leading company.We are looking for an IT Architect who wants to join us to reshape industries by building disruptive solutions that learn and improve, assist and augment human cognition, work in speed and scale and interact with natural way.IBM is leading the development of Cognitive technologies and services, such as Watson, as well as other products' services like Watson IoT and the open development platform Bluemix. We expect you to learn these technologies and apply them in customer projects as an IT Architect.At IBM you will have the possibility to participate in the full life-cycle of the engagements, from pre-sales to delivery of the solution. You will have the possibility to work with and learn from the experts from various domains, such as IBM Research, product development, industry experts and our own senior experts. We will support you in building your professional network and help you leverage the breadth and depth of the skills in IBM's organization as well as develop your skills in technology, consulting, project management and leadership. We will offer you opportunities to work with different customers, industries and technologies while supporting you in growing into a Lead Architect position.Your roleWe are looking for a professional with some experience in working as an IT architect, senior developer and with experience in several IT projects. We expect you to have strong experience in one or two IT technologies (such as integration, Java EE) and to be keen on broadening your skills to new technologies, architectural methods, patterns and leadership skills. You should have experience in working with business stakeholders and passion towards applying technology to resolve business needs.We expect you to be a fast learner with fluent communication skills in both English and Finnish. You are dedicated to work for the clients' success and dear to bring new innovative ideas forth. You have experience in Agile delivery and strong problem solving skills. Depending on your background you may have experience in:

  • Application architecture or integration patterns

  • Developing architectural work products (design documents, etc)

  • Agile development and modern development tools

  • Hands-on development and technical problem solving

  • Applying methodological approach for solution design

  • 2 years work experience in full life cycle of IT projects, from requirements gathering, design, development, to testing and deployment

  • Experience in agile project methods

  • Comprehensive competency in at least one technology, e.g. Java EE or integration platforms

  • Strong communication skills – an ability to engage persuasively with stakeholders both inside IBM and with clients

  • Excellent team-working skills face-to-face and remotely

  • Willingness to develop your leadership skills

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