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Cloud Strategy Consultants

Apply Job ID 441600BR Date posted 09/09/2021 Location(s) Austin, Texas; Raleigh, North Carolina; Armonk, New York; Atlanta, Georgia; Cambridge, Massachusetts; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Boulder, Colorado; Chicago, Illinois; Seattle, Washington; Washington, DC

Why Kyndryl

We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Our people are at the center, discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. In October 2020, IBM announced it's intention to separate the IT Infrastructure Services unit of its Global Technology Services division into a new, separate public company, creating two industry-leading companies - IBM and Kyndryl. The spin-off is expected to be completed by the end of 2021. To find out more about Kyndryl, including information relating to privacy, please visit

Please be aware Kyndryl will continue to use some IBM systems for a certain period after spin-off. This means when you sign up to either the IBM or Kyndryl candidate portal, you will have the benefit of being able to see and apply for IBM and Kyndryl jobs and to access information about IBM and Kyndryl jobs you have applied to, for a limited period from either candidate portal. If you have already signed up as a candidate on IBM’s portal, please continue to use this account to access IBM and Kyndryl jobs.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Work as part of a scrum team focused on infrastructure automation or cloud foundations
Work attached to a development team as an SRE or DevOps Engineer•Install and Configure automation platforms such as Ansible Tower
Work with architects to create designs and identify opportunities for automation
Work with client engineers to demonstrate best practices for Ansible development through paired programming.
DrivingStability and Reliability inititives to increase theclient‘soverallapplication availability
Building tooling needed to improve performance and operations efficiency
Enhancing monitoring and management tooling to better detect, diagnose, and correct problems
Resolution of problems in code for an incident, when applicable
Documenting defects to communicate back to the Service Owner(s)
Driving the transformation of delivery methods into the operational teams such as network, database, system administrators, Incident management
Enabling a Chatops approach to services delivery for client success
Ensure Blameless RCA resolution to get to, and correct, the source of issues and outages.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Ability to propose and justify strategic technology decisions
Experience creating business cases for major technology change
Experience creating new operating models for technology teams/organizations
Deep technical knowledge of several of our practices’ key technologies:oAmazon Web Services (AWS)of Kubernetes (Amazon EKS, Azure AKS, Rancher, or OpenShift) RedHat Ansible Tower or Terraformo Google Cloud Platformorm Microsoft Azure
Experience leading teams (not necessarily management)
Strong organizational and prioritization skills
Ability to communicate clearly in both written and verbal presentations•Interpreting requirements and creating solutions

Able to develop infrastructure automation in Go or Python as either a Kubernetes operator or on technologies
Working knowledge of Containers; i.e. Docker, Kubernetes, Helm.
Strong fundamental understanding of all things "IT" (e.g.,‚LDAP, DNS, SQL, TCP/IP, NAS/SAN, Systems Architecture, Data Modeling, Open Source Concepts, Software Development Design, Distributed Computing, etc.)
Experience as a scrum master.

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Agile and DevOps leadership/facilitation/coaching
Public speaking
Facilitating workshops•Hands on experience with key technologies
Advanced certificationon key technologies•Ability to articulate key technologies’ impact on security, availability, cost, capacity, etc...
Experience in Agile (Kanban, SAFe, and Scrum)•Project Management Experience

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

Kyndryl 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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Other things to know

Kyndryl offers a wide range of resources for eligible employees to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to: ·12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. ·Well-being programs to support mental and physical health. ·Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money. ·Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences. We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law. Kyndryl will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

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Strategy Consultant

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Travel Required

Up to 75% or 4 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)


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