Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that literally 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 latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.
Your Role and Responsibilities
**This person may reside in EITHER the greater Emeryville, CA or Research Triangle Park (RTP), NC area***
About Our Team
Who are we? Our group invented high-speed file transfer and video streaming solutions that move data and video over commodity internet at unmatched speeds. High profile customers of our technology include FOX Sports (revolutionizing the way that the world's most-watched sporting events, such as the World Cup, are being produced for viewing around the globe) and Netflix (who uses employs our technology to receive all their video content directly to their cloud infrastructure).
Who You Are
We are looking for a talented Full Stack Software Engineer to join our Web App Engineering Team to collaborate with our architectural leaders on the design and implementation of new features and components for our highly available web applications. You should also be able to understand and contribute to discussions of front-end architecture and the impact of API design in a single page application environment. Our backend stack is primarily Ruby on Rails, with the flexibility to use the right tool for the right job in implementation (Java, MySql, Kafka, Cassandra, Spark, Elixir).
Today's operating environment demands a stack that's responsive to the innovative enterprise - one that can demonstrate all data types & access the latest technologies. By 2020, businesses will contribute at least 50% of IT spend on cloud. Be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers - people who want to make an impact, nurture their expertise and collaborate with some of the world's top business and technology professionals. We're hiring...JOIN US.
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Required Professional and Technical Expertise
In addition to your strong written and verbal communication skills, you'll possess...
- 5+ years' experience in software development
- 3+ years' experience with RubyOnRails framework OR Python
- 2+ years' experience working with containers (preferably Kubernetes)
- Passion for modern technology architecture and design principles
- Expert in RESTful web service principles, design and/or implementation
- Experience in designing and optimizing SQL queries
- Previous experience with scalable microservices architectures
- Hands on exposure with Docker and container orchestration (Kubernetes, Mesos, etc)
- Excellent foundation in Software Engineering principles
- Previous ownership or technical leadership on implementation of software components
Digitization 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 @ IBM
What 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.
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Being You @ IBM
IBM 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, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.