Application Developer - Devops

Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA

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As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment.  The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world’s technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) helps our clients fundamentally redesign experiences to create new sources of value, digitally reinvent their operations for great efficiency and transform their entire enterprises through cognitive. We invite you to consider joining IBM's global reach, outcome-focused methodologies, domain skills and deep industry expertise that are helping transform the way we live and work.
  • IBM's state-of-the-art Client Innovation Centre (CIC) opened in Nova Scotia in March 2013 and is the first of its kind in Canada. The Centre weaves together IBM’s business insights and industry-leading software portfolio and is ideally suited for any client that needs flexible access to emerging or niche skills that may not be cost effective to grow internally. In addition, our focus on our team is unparalleled as demonstrated by the following:
  • The CIC NS is one of IBM’s highest performing delivery centres worldwide – for retention, client satisfaction and utilization. Our employees are empowered to stay and grow within IBM.
  • We are very focused on continuous skill development – staff training is our third largest annual Centre investment. Employees are immersed in a culture of learning and constant growth
  • Investment in key partnership with universities, government and private sector groups which has resulted in IBM having a key influencing role in Nova Scotia’s ICT industry, especially in talent development.

We are currently recruiting for Application Developer - DevOps. If you are on top of your profession and possess the following key skills, we invite you to apply to our openings.
Mandatory skills:
  • Must have Salesforce and Vlocity experience
  • Emphasis on technical and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Kubernetes/Helm/Docker/OpenShift/Postgre and scripting skills
  • Continuous Integration ( Bamboo )
  • Experience with DevOps toolchain including GitHub, Artifactory, Ansible, and Jenkins -Elastic stack (ELK) - API Gateway -Prometheus, Grafana -PostgreSQL
  • Install, configure, and manage the middleware and database software 2
  • Triage and repair middleware, interfaces, and database software, including security patching
  • Participate in regular on call rotation, providing 24x7 support meeting business SLAs.
  • Provides senior level technical infrastructure support services
  • Required to work with application development teams providing support of middleware components.
  • Create runbooks and other documentation, and advise/guide other support team members
  • Responsible for WebSphere MQ messaging infrastructure in Linux
  • WebSphere MQ Administration (V9.x &above) on Linux
  • Install, configure, and manage the middleware and database software 2
  • Triage and repair middleware, interfaces, and database software, including security patching
  • Responsible for the administration and management of MQ Clusters
  • Setup security for WebSphere MQ queues& other objects for data access and for administration using role-based security
  • Responsible for software installations and patches to WebSphere MQ servers
  • Able to work with MQ monitoring tools
  • Required to administer MQ using MQE and command line using MQSC commands
  • Experience with JMS configuration and troubleshooting in JBoss EAP
  • Work location will be Bedford, NS

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Minimum 5+ year's experience with hands-on delivery and consulting in a client-facing environment, including customer crit-sit support, and strong communication skills for management and client interaction.
  • Capable of independently managing environment support and problem determination workload.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 5+ years development experience
  • Knowledge with Bamboo, kubernetes, Docker, and scripting skills

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.

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.

About IBM
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Job tags: Ansible Docker ELK Grafana Kubernetes Linux PostgreSQL Prometheus
Job region(s): North America
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