Cloudant DevOps Software Engineer

Hyderabad, Telangana, IN

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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
IBM Cloud provides a suite of Database as a Service options for a broad client base.

IBM Cloudant NoSQL DB provides a globally distributed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) for loading, storing, analyzing, and distributing operational application data for developers of large and/or fast- growing applications. Delivered as a managed cloud service, Cloudant technology offers high availability, elastic scalability, and innovative mobile device synchronization. For more information, visit

Successful applicants will become part of a global team dedicated to providing exceptional development and support for the live Managed Services offered within the IBM Cloud service. This will include maintenance of the service infrastructure (Kubernetes, Chef, Python, PagerDuty) alongside creative development project contributions that deploy to live service environments. Each IBM Cloudant Engineer will also provide creative content that drives net-new capability toward the continued business growth and success.

A successful applicant will be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of Cloud technologies including deployment pipelines, build tooling, alerting, Github, and, a demonstrative ability to deliver to deadlines.

Key Responsibilities can include:
  • Accountability and Responsibility for taking Engineering tasks through to completion
  • Develop/contribute code to the service and Open Source projects (E.g. Apache CouchDB)
  • Develop/create operational tooling
  • Develop/create "Test" content through multiple phases of test (Unit/FV/SVT etc)
  • Triage operational issues to appropriate experts/teams where necessary
  • Identify operational needs and feed into the product development process

Key Attributes of members on this team:
  • Problem solving ability
  • Work well with a distributed technical team
  • Ability to learn new technologies and languages
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to take on responsibility and be accountable

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of Linux systems - Acquired
  • Experience in any of: JavaScript, Python, Ruby, Erlang, Java - Acquired
  • Readiness to travel 10% travel annually
  • English: Fluent

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • None

About Business Unit
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.

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
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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: Apache Chef High availability Java JavaScript Kubernetes Linux Open source Python Ruby
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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