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Cloud Platform Architect (m/f/x)

Apply Job ID 557674BR Date posted 04/28/2022 Location(s) Lausanne, Switzerland; Zurich, Switzerland; Geneva, Switzerland

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We’re combining the mentality of a start-up with the footprint of a market leader. We’re a new organization, but we’re also a $19 billion company with 90,000 employees and a list of 4,600 clients —including 75 of the Fortune 100.

Every day, we design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on. We are committed to the health and improvement of the systems at the heart of the digital economy, and we work closely with our partners and customers to ensure that each achieves their peak digital performance.

Kyndryl is at the heart of progress —dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively 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. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen.

A healthy digital ecosystem doesn’t just benefit our customers and partners; it provides oxygen to innovation and energy to change the world over. Together, let’s make sure our world thrives.

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for a Cloud Platform Architect (m/f/x) in full-time at our Swiss locations, who can help our clients to develop their cloud strategy and architecture.

Your tasks in detail:
  • Development of cloud adoption plans, cloud architectures, cloud application design as well as cloud management and monitoring design
  • Designing and developing advanced cloud-based solutions for organizations migrating and modernizing their existing workloads and infrastructure.
  • Advising our clients on all cloud computing models, be it public cloud, private cloud, or hybrid cloud
  • Providing directions for adopting latest tools and technology for competitive, future looking and differentiated services in the market
  • Contributing to the growth of the Solutions Architecture organization by hiring, coaching, and mentoring others

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5-10 years of relevant hands-on experience
  • Ability to architect, design and implement cloud infrastructure, platforms and applications
  • Certification as Cloud Solution Architect by AWS, Azure or Google
  • Experience in working with large engagements, working closely with client architecture teams
  • Experience with scripting/programming languages such as Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Go, Bash or PowerShell
  • Experience in Chef, Ansible, Puppet, SaltStack or Terraform
  • Background in networking, security and data storage engineering
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English as well as German or French

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience


Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Master'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

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

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Infrastructure Architect

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Travel Required

Up to 40% or 2 days a week (home on weekends- based on project requirements)


(Y066) Kyndryl Switzerland GmbH

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