Cloud DevOps Engineer, Blockchain for Supply Chain

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, US

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Posted 3 weeks ago

Rise to meet the challenge of solutioning the world’s problems. Software Engineers at IBM get to see their work in the real world, from improving the current state of disaster preparedness to providing more accurate medical solutions around the globe. You will be challenged to think outside the box, work across organizations, and engineer creative solutions that scale to the demands of our ever-growing customer base. Take ownership and be actively engaged in the entire product lifecycle - from quick hits to full feature development.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Thank you for your interest.
This role is located ONSITE in RTP, NC (after covid).
There is no remote option. (post covid)

Do you love to solve business problems with applications, systems and integrations leveraging leading-edge technology? Do you want to work with passionate individuals embracing Agile values and practices enabling impactful changes across business networks? Are you a professional looking to continuously learn to build your business and technical knowledge? If so, the IBM Chief Information Office may have a position for you!

We are looking for an experience DevOps engineer in the CIO Blockchain for Supply Chain team to support our award-winning fast growing Customs Declaration Blockchain solution for Global Logistics. Candidates must have a solid experience in back-end / server-side development and passion for new technologies. Be ready to engage closely with our Business Analysts and Full stack developers to build Cloud applications that drive a great user experience across an expanding Blockchain business network. We want applicants eager to learn who will thrive in an open, energetic, flexible, collaborative environment – and seek for a creative freedom and an opportunity to work on high performing teams.

As a DevOps Engineer you will work in a Kubernetes based micro services environment to support our leading edge blockchain application. This will include building and deploying automation, monitoring and data gathering to find issues and resolve them through our software delivery pipeline.

You will also be contributing to our continuous improvement and continuous delivery while increasing maturity of DevOps and our agile adoption practices. Experience with tunable and scalable cloud deployments is important.

If you are passionate about scalable system software and cloud development, if you enjoy not only sharing a vision, but getting your hands dirty to be sure that our vision is made a reality in a fast-paced, challenging environment, then we would love to talk to see if we have that perfect opportunity for you!

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for these positions now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 3 plus years’ experience in application development
  • 2 plus years’ experience in back-end development technologies (Javascript, Java, Node.JS, Go, …)
  • 2 plus years’ experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) tools such as Travis CI, Toolchain
  • 2 plus years’ experience with automating server operations and maintenance tasks using Configuration Management automation tools (Chef or Ansible) and Continuous Integration job scheduling tools (Jenkins or Travis).
  • 2 plus years’ experience with REST APIs, network protocols, network firewall configuration, message-oriented middleware (MQ or equivalent)
  • 1 plus years’ experience with SQL and NoSQL database administration
  • 1 plus years’ experience with Blockchain Technology, IBM Blockchain Platform, IBM Cloud platforms including IBM Public Cloud and CIO managed infrastructure (e.g. Cirrus)
  • 1 plus years’ experience with Docker, Kubernetes and container

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Masters in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • 2 plus years’ advanced practice of Agile development methodologies
  • 1 plus years’ experience with DevOps tools such as Git/GitHub, JIRA, Trello

About Business Unit
The Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBM’s IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 365,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.

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.

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About IBM
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Location Statement
IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future.  Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

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.

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