Data and AI Architect - Cloud Platforms

Kyndryl Holdings, Inc.
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Job Description

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. 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. Please be aware that we have the Kyndryl candidate zone hosted by IBM for a certain period. If you have applied for an IBM role previously, you will be able to log into the candidate zone using your previous IBM log in details. When in the candidate zone, you will be able to see your previous applications for both IBM and Kyndryl. For further information on privacy, please visit

Your Role and Responsibilities

Kyndryl is looking for leaders who are passionate about helping some of the world’s biggest companies with their Digital Transformation Journeys. Have you been architecting solutions to guide clients on their data modelling, data modernization, and migration/conversion journey to cloud? Have you been providing technical consulting to clients by helping them evaluate today’s leading Data management and AI tools and technologies to identify the best fit for their needs?
We are seeking Data and AI Architects who have deep experience in areas of Data Management, Data warehousing, Data-lakes, Business Intelligence & Analytics. We are looking for leaders that can perform hands-on Data Architecture modernization, data migrations, and technical designs for our clients to help them achieve their data and AI transformations.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Hands on experience with the latest Big data and Hadoop technologies
  • Experience with architecting data modernization/migration solutions that fits client’s strategy
  • Experience with architecture design frameworks, principles, and methodologies (high-level technical design, low-level technical design, and technical solution design integration)
  • Client facing, success driven
  • Strong & trusted relationships with clients
  • Diligent and engaging communicator
  • Works without supervision and strong collaboration
  • Performs and balances tasks on multiple concurrent projects across multiple customers
  • Exposed to demands of travel and irregular work hours


  • Work closely with various teams to gather business and technical requirements
  • Assess client's requirements, specifications/features to architect the proper Data and AI solution that best fits the client’s need
  • Lead and implement Analytics solutions and Data Visualization
  • Develop a point of view, capture, prioritize and analyze technical (functional and non-functional) requirements
  • Prepare estimates for the architected solution based on the proposed data platform(s),
  • Create the required artifacts (design document, diagrams, build book, etc.)
  • Design and implement the infrastructure to support the client’s technical strategy
  • Educate, mentor and coach teams in applying data architectural techniques
  • Support company initiatives for offerings, contracts, technologies, and go-to-market

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Big Data technologies such as Hadoop and Ecosystems (MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Hbase, Sqoop, Apache Nifi, Spark and Hadoop service components of HDP&CDH platform), Cloudera CDPs.
  • Cloud Platforms based data and AI experience: providing AI and Data architecture solutions based on AWS, Azure or Google
  • DevOps and continuous Integration tools such as Bamboo, JIRA/Green Hopper and Ant
  • ETL/ELT technologies such as Spark based data pipelines, Matillion, AWS Glue, Informatica, etc.
  • Database Technologies including Relational and NoSQL databases

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • Bi-Lingual (English and French)
  • Canadian Security L2 Cleared
  • Red Hat OpenShift, RHEL, Ansible Fundamentals or equivalent
  • Terraform and Python Fundamentals or equivalent
  • IBM AIX, Linux, RHEL, UNIX Fundamentals or equivalent
  • Oracle Database Management Fundamentals or equivalent

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree

Eligibility Requirements: Bachelor's Degree

Other things to know

  • For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
  • Primary Job Category: Data Science
  • Role (Job Role) : Data Scientist
  • Employment Type : Full-Time
  • Contract Type: Regular
  • Position Type: Professional
  • Travel Required: No Travel
  • Company: (Y009) Kyndryl Canada Limited
  • Is this role a commissionable / sales incentive based position: No

Company Info.

Kyndryl Holdings, Inc.

Kyndryl Holdings, Inc. is an American multinational information technology infrastructure services provider that designs, builds, manages and develops large-scale information systems. The company was created from the spin-off of IBM's infrastructure services business.

  • Industry
    Information Technology
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  • Location
    New York, NY, USA
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