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Your Role and Responsibilities
Who We Are
IBM Z is the world's most powerful business platform. 68% of enterprise production workloads, 80% of structured enterprise data, and 55% of all enterprise transactions, including more than 50% of the back-end transactions generated from mobile enterprise applications run on IBM Z. Before this backdrop, our team is embarking on an exciting journey to usher in the era of AIOps in zSystems Software.
The z Performance and Systems Test (PST) team is looking for an experienced developer with the following skills to deliver key capabilities to the market. The PST team ensures the new capabilities in our zAIOps portfolio undergo full e2e testing and provides environment to help create demonstration videos and assets for our products.
Who You Are
Enjoy the challenge of finding and resolving complex technical issues.
Are curious by nature: creative by default: passionate about the promise of technology.
Value teamwork while leading by example.
Remember to always bring empathy to the client, team, design, or task.
Have an interest in and understanding of modern software architectural patterns.
Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Design Thinking.
Bring strong verbal and written communication skills as well as technical skills.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
7+ years of professional experience.
Distributed skills: update/upgrade xLinux machines (and already-installed products) with OS distributions and new service, remediate security vulnerabilities/failed scans. Install and configure new products (or new versions of products) including: ServiceNow, ELK, Splunk, SMU, zChatOps, zDS, ZLDA, and other openshift-/docker-/k8s-based products.
NOTE: ServiceNow installation and configuration is an immediate need for zPST.
Z skills: knowledge of configuring/using any of the following products: zAPM Connect, ZAA, CICS, MQ, IMS, zWIN, CDP, IZWS, DWC, WMLZ, OMEGAMON. (This assumes a basic knowledge of how to navigate on a zOS system).
Development/Automation of new hybrid cloud applications: distributed applications that call zOS subsystems CICS, CTG, IMS, MQ, CTG, DB2, etc. to drive workloads.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
About Business UnitIBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world's most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date and proof of vaccination status will be required before your start date. During the Onboarding process you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status, in case you are unable to get vaccinated for any reason, you can let us know at that stage. Please let us know if you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons. IBM will consider such requests on a case by case basis subject to submission of required proof by the candidate before a stipulated date.
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