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We are a Cloud Start Up within the IBS Group looking for a highly motivated, pro-active individual to join our team as a Cloud Architect. The ideal candidate will work in close contact with product management, sales, and the CTO to develop the number 1 Cloud offering on the Russian Market.  

We offer:

  •  Work in a customer oriented environment with a small team of people who are passionate about Cloud and the future of IT in Russia.
  • Full time position
  • Competitive performance based compensation.
  • Additional corporate benefits like medical insurance, moblie phone, partner programs e.t.c.

To apply to this job, please include a CV, explain why you will be able to be one of the main contributors to creating a market leader IaaS Cloud Platform, and list your experience with cloud related topics as this will be regarded as a plus.

Your Duties:

  •  Understand the OpenStack architecture, capabilities and roadmap
  • Understand the Cloud offering of the traditional IT vendors
  • Create a DataFort Cloud (IaaS)
  • Create Private Enterprise Virtualization Clouds for Corporate and Large SME’s
  • Create Private OpenStack clouds (Elastic Internet Clouds) for Corporate Customers, Large SME’s and SaaS companies 
  • Create effective, scalable designs, and if needed write code where appropriate 
  • Oversee project execution 
  • Work with our partner eco-system (Top 10 IT companies and small, innovative players)
  • Speak at conferences and events, collaborate with the OpenStack technical community
  • Coach and mentor technical staff

 Desired Skills & Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in a a Architect related position
  • Hands-on experience with cloud infrastructure software
  • BA or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field
  • High intellectual curiosity and problem solving skills
  • Deep knowledge and experience in designing *nix-based infrastructure
  • Experience of active participating in opensorce-software communities
  • Familiarity with data center platforms,
  • Preferably good knowledge of OpenStack 
  • Familiar with IaaS technologies such as Amazon EC2 and VMWare,
  • Strong Python, Java, C+, C++ or C# or .Net  skills
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Professional Working level of English


Denis Bagautdinov, IBS DataFort -- Mob: + 7 (903) 785-5839 e-mail: [email protected]

Company Description

IBS DataFort is a company within IBS Group that focuses on professional IT Outsourcing Services. We have been operating in the Russian market since 2001 and provide IT support for over 120 Russian and overseas companies. IBS DataFort takes advantage of its top-notch expertise and resources to provide a complete bundle of IT services for your company:

  • Data Center Services
  • Application Management
  • Infrastructure and Desktop Management
  • Service Desk
  • IT Staff Outsourcing
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Hardware and Software Support
  • Strategic Outsourcing

 IBS DataFort services are based on several distributed data centers, a proprietary fibre optic communications link and a regional network of authorised service partners. Our data centers have originally been designed to serve customers whose confidentiality and data protection requirements are critical. IBS DataFort is the first Russian company to have successfully implemented an integrated management system that was acknowledged by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance to be one of the best in Europe.

We are proud to be able to offer IT Outsourcing Services to companies of any size and industry. The capabilities of IBS DataFort data centers, the very high professional level of our staff and clear and precise rules of customer relationships will allow you to focus on what matters most — on your business.

Fast Facts and Figures:

  • IBS DataFort is among Russia's TOP 5 service providers
  • Sales in 2011 — 27 mln. dollars
  • 2 000 call center requests every day
  • 200 000 workstations and peripherals are currently supported and 15 000 administered
  • 5 200 servers and 700 storages are currently maintained
  • Three distributed data centers (130 racks, 5 460 units)
  • 170 km fibre optic communications link with up to 240 Gbps capacity
  • ISO/IEC certificates: 9001:00, 20000-1:05, 27001:05
  • Operating presence in 86 constituent regions of the Russian Federation across 11 time zones
  • 270 authorised service centers
  • 400 employees
  • Expertise and extra resources from IBS Company, the Russia’s leading player in the IT and consulting market