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Your Role and Responsibilities
Location: Austin, TX Preferred
Software developer working as part of the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Container Service (IKS) development team to build and support the services responsible for cluster bootstrap, API/CLIs, networking, and updates. This role includes coding, testing, and supporting the service. We are looking for a motivated candidate willing to get started right away! You will get to interact with cutting edge open source technology including Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift, ETCD, and Nginx.
In addition, the candidate will have the opportunity to solve complex distributed system and networking problems for a service that is revolutionizing the way organizations manage their applications and IT infrastructure.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Object-Oriented development and design principles
4+ years of experience with a programming language such as Java, C, C++, Python, Go
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures and problem solving
Layer 7 routing network experience
Great communication skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience using Docker to build and run applications.
Experience using Kubernetes as an orchestration system.
Experience with CI/CD frameworks including Jenkins and Travis CI.
Experience with concurrent programming and concepts like locks, threads, and semaphores.
Experience with network/application protocols including HTTPS, TCP/UDP, ARP, and IPv4.
Experience with distributed system concepts including load balancers, key/value databases, and master/slave architectures.
Experience with IT automation systems like Ansible.
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.
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For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
Being You @ IBM
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