Systems Software Engineer - Cloud Infrastructure
Austin, Texas, US
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
Who You Are
We're looking for candidates that want to turn ideas into reality, with a focus on innovation and development of new technology. Our strategic team is responsible for one of the core foundational products in the cloud environment. You'll work alongside global and local multidisciplinary teams of developers, designers and business professionals focused on the next generation of software. Passionate about technology and software, the ideal candidates must have extremely strong analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills combined with a high desire to develop quality code in an agile process. Do you enjoy working in a high energy environment, employ creative thinking and collaboration as the foundation of your daily approach? If so, you'll fit right in with our team.
What You'll Do
The primary focus of this role will be the integration and support of third-party storage systems, using the vendor-exposed APIs and the internal development platform. As a Systems Software Engineer on our Team, you'll be responsible for development in the cloud infrastructure storage area; implementing and consuming APIs in the cloud infrastructure environment. You'll employ your systems engineering chops to enable deployment of software solutions and provide ongoing support for the File and Block product offerings. Core responsibilities will include....
Designing and developing storage integrations to enable and support cloud platform business efforts
Produce code that is secure, scalable, and reliable, supported by unit tests, functional tests, and technical documentation
Contribute to to automated testing, unit test coverage, and occasional database design
Participate in code reviews for your peers’ development work, triage and solve live customer issues, and participate in all scrum activities
Monitor, measure, and improve code and data performance for the application you help to develop.
Your efforts will take place in a strong team environment, which necessitates strong communication. Candidates with experience in a Storage Engineering position and a desire to learn/enhance golang development skills are encouraged to apply.
Today’s operating environment demands a stack that’s responsive to the innovative enterprise – one that can leverage all data types & access the latest technologies. As a member of the File and Block Storage development team, you have the opportunity to directly impact the continued success of the company. We strive to make IBM Cloud Infrastructure Storage a place where you want to be – a place where you are proud to work and where you are motivated to produce the best results possible...We’re hiring…..JOIN US.
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
In addition to superior verbal and written communication skills (ESPECIALLY for technical communication), you’ll need…
3+ years' experience in systems development with UNIX and/or Linux
Experience AND/OR exposure to AND/OR strong understanding of technical principles of Docker and Kubernetes
Experience working with Minikube & REST
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Linux systems development experience below or above the POSIX layer is highly preferred
Development experience with Go (Golang)
Experience working with NetApp CDOT and QCOW2 image format
Experience working with Go programming language
Experience working with controllers, Etcd, Kubectl and contributing to deployments
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.
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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.