IBM Sr. Solution Architect (Quantum) in St Louis, Missouri
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Your Role and Responsibilities
• Work with IBM Q Start team on active exploratory research engagements to prepare for future use case commercialization within specific industry
• Map business functional requirements to system/technical requirements
• Develop solution reference architectures aligned to business needs and evolving capabilities of emerging technology
• Define best practices related to solution design, documentation, and guidelines that lead to the identification, selection, development and use of solutions and applications
• Engage in practice development initiatives focused on building employee knowledge and skills in specific areas of expertise through coaching and development of training course material
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
• PhD/Masters in STEM related fields with knowledge in quantum computing.
• 3-5 years of strong technology strategy consulting experience
• 3-5 years of solutioning experience within at least one of the specific industries
• Proficiency with classical approaches to machine learning and linear algebra, including Support Vector Machine (SVM) for linear categorization and Singular Value Decomposition (SVD) to reduce dimensionality of data
• Experience in designing, developing and maintaining application architectures that support client’s business requirements with an in depth understanding of cloud architectures, data models, customizations & extensions
• Excellent ideation, facilitation and communications skills
• Detail-oriented team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to take a leadership role when necessary
• Willingness to travel globally up to 40% once we return to a travel-safe environment.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
• Experience with linear programming and/or general mathematical programming
• Proficiency in Python with good knowledge of Jupyter, Tensor, Numpy.
• Deep knowledge and application expertise in ML/DL
• Familiarity with Qiskit and quantum concepts and principles, able to model classical ML/DL algorithms within quantum principles
• Experience with some aspect of high-performance computing use in an area such as material discovery, chemistry modeling, manufacturing testing, risk analysis, supply chain optimization
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
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