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IBM Identity Service IAM Engineer / Fullstack Developer - Austin, TX in Austin, Texas


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

Partial remote work permitted with close proximity to an IBM hub office for occasional face to face meetings. While in the office, we maintain a responsible consideration of health and safety practices and ongoing support for a hybrid, in-office/remote office balance.

* 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.

IBM is looking for a talented and motivated individual to join our team of expert Identity and Access Management (IAM) engineers. The role will be reporting direct to the IAM Identity Engineering Services Business Manager and will be responsible for implementing innovative IAM solutions that integrate our existing Identity Services.


In this position, you will be part of a team of Software Engineers who are engaged in a large-scale effort to design, develop, implement and support internal web-based Identity Services using the Agile methodology. You will be expected to provide support for an existing range of services and design innovative solutions that integrate into the existing platform and to automate business processes used by internal and external partners. You must be adept at problem solving, workflow analysis, interpersonal relations, and have excellent oral/written communications skills. You must have the ability to promote a spirit of partnership and collegiality across administrative and functional areas of the company. This team supports IBM's internal and external identities (w3id and IBMid).


*Work closely with business stakeholders, product owners and squad members to understand requirements and translate to design solutions

*Source code development and maintenance of tooling and automation

applications that enable Single Sign-on.

*Unit test case development for front and backend development that will be integrated into the continuous integration environment.

*Maintain and administrate source code versioning and release management.

*Support production as needed and meet development schedules

*Provide support to the SSO Onboarding team and users in internal corporate forums.

*Work in an Agile environment


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 3+ years Information Technology experience with Java technologies

  • 3+ years experience solving complex design problems for web interactions or software solutions.

  • 3+ years experience in demonstrating software engineering skills in developing or modifying large scale software

  • Basic (or better) knowledge of Single Sign On protocols - OpenID, OAuth, OpenIDConnect, SAML

  • Experience securing web applications with Single Sign On technologies and others such as Basic Auth and LDAP.

  • Experience developing with Spring Framework including Spring MVC, Spring Security, Spring Webflow and Spring Boot.

  • Practical knowledge of Java Cryptography standards such as X509 Certificates, XML Signatures.

  • UX Design & UI Development skills such as Java Server Pages, HTML5, Javascript, Angular, NodeJS

  • Experience designing Restful services that integrate multiple backend webservices.

  • 3+ years experience in designing RESTful web services.

  • Experience with source control versioning and maintenance using GIT on GitHub

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience of Agile process and best practices

  • Experience with IBM Bluemix and other IBM cloud offerings.

  • 1+ years experience with Identity and Access Management (IAM)

About Business UnitThe 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 design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business.

Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It's time to define your career.

About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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 @ IBMIBM 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.