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Software Engineer


Introduction Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains t

Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today – planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

Your Role and Responsibilities
This technical role is focused on designing, developing, automating and deploying common tooling focused on resiliency and security controls. Strong problem-solving and teamwork skills are needed as this role works with many service teams, helping them implement and run the common tooling.
You will be part of a strong, agile, and modern team culture driven to create world-class development and deployment environments, delivering an industry leading user experience for our customers. As an integral part of the development team, you will get an opportunity to contribute to the cloud services architecture and design, strengthening our security and resiliency posture while ensuring cloud stability.

Primary responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Becoming an expert and major contributor for designs and implementation efforts of the IBM Cloud Platform Services ecosystem
  • Developing highly secure, available, distributed cloud services and tooling, using technologies like Python, Node.js, Golang, Cloudant, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes, Istio and others.
  • Identifying opportunities and acting on improving existing tools, frameworks and DevSecOps workflows
  • Documenting and sharing your experience with other teams

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
BSc Computer Science
Excellent oral and written communication, teamwork, and debugging skills.
Strong communication and analytical skills.
Self-Starter who is a fast learner of technology and willing to experiment to find the best solutions
Strong software programming and Agile methodology skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Strong sofware development skills, with a proven track record in developing quality software solutions.
Experience in, but not limited to, Python, NodeJS, Go, Java and emerging technologies
Experience in software development engineering in a Cloud Environment
Software Engineering Best Practices(Code reviews, verification points, testing models)
Containerisation and Instrumentation: Docker & Kubernetes
About Business UnitDigitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds – public, private, and hybrid – enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBMWhat matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBMIBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementIBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

Being You @ IBMIBM 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. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.