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Cloud and Application Architect

Job description

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of cloud computing and technology systems, as well as experience designing and transferring applications to the cloud. You should have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills to effectively share your knowledge.

• Analyse client’s application portfolio and suggest improvements.
• Gather client’s requirements and design solutions.
• Consult cloud topics like adoption plans, application micro services design or
• Be part of whole software development lifecycle alongside architects, analysts, developers, testers and project managers to deliver solutions focused on Cloud native and Enterprise Application Integration (EAI).
• Advise clients on cloud strategy, building and moving to cloud and cloud management.
• Work with both, sales and delivery teams.


• Strong experience with architecture and design.
• Architecture or development experience with:
- at least one cloud provider (IBM Cloud, AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)
- Cloud native solutions based on Kubernetes, Docker or Cloud Foundry
- DevOps and CI/CD.

• 5+ years of experience in application/integration architecture or development (also in leading role) in Java EE and related technologies.
• Knowledge of software delivery tools and methodologies (e.g. RUP, UML, ArchiMate).
• Very good communication skills.

Knowledge of:
- Some IBM middleware products (Integration Bus, MQ, BPM, WAS, API Connect, DataPower, ODM), RedHat products (REL, JBoss, OpenShift, Fuse, AMQ, etc.) or ELK stack (Beats, Logstash, Elasticsearch, Kibana).
- Security tools and pattern (OAuth, TLS, SAML, SSO, JWT, etc.)

• Deep experience in one or more of specific industries (finance, government, manufacturing, telco, etc.).

We offer

• Work in a multi-cultural environment of a leading IT and business consulting company
• Motivating working conditions
• Flexibility and autonomy to innovate and shape work
• Competitive financial package
• Personal and career development
• Daily use of English

Our benefits

• 5 weeks holidays
• Health Care Provider on top of state health care
• Flexi Pass vouchers
• Extended sick pay
• IBM Stock Purchase Plan
• Special Discount Offerings & Services from external companies and providers

Information about the vacancy

Job location

V parku 2294/4, 148 00  Praha-Chodov, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract


Discount on company products / services, notebook, flexible start/end of working hours, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, training, contribution to sport / culture / leisure, sick days, individual schedules of working hours, opportunity to work up hours, self-organization of the job

Required education


Required languages

Czech (proficient), English (proficient)

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IBM Česká republika, spol. s r.o.



IBM Česká republika, spol. s r.o.
Lucie Novosadová
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