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IBM Senior Software Developer - NYC or Southbury, CT in New York, New York


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

This role is located in the IBM office in New York City. There is no remote work option post covid. We are co-located in the office, but maintain a responsible consideration of health and safety practices - which includes ongoing support for an in-office/remote office balance during these unusual times. We will also consider highly qualified candidates to work in the Southbury, CT office.

There are no relocation funds for this role so you would need to relocate at your own expense.

* 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.

As a Senior Software Engineer you:

  •  Are experienced  with client-server architectures, networking protocols, application development, and using databases. 

  •  Have experience using and developing APIs. 

  •  Understand user and system requirements 

    *What You'll Do: *

  • You'll work in a dynamic, collaborative environment to understand requirements, design, code and test innovative applications, and support those applications for our highly valued customers.   

  • You'll employ IBM's Design Thinking to create products that provide a great user experience along with high performance, security, quality, and stability.   

  • Design and code servers, services, applications and databases that are reusable, scalable and meet critical architecture goals.   

  • Create Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that are clean, well-documented, and easy to use.   

  • Create and configure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) applications. 

  • Design and implement large scale systems and Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) that enable continuous delivery. 

*Who You Are:  *

  • You are highly motivated and have a passion for creating and supporting great products.  

  • You thrive on collaboration, working side by side with people of all backgrounds and disciplines, and you have very strong verbal and written communication skills.   

  • You are great at solving problems, debugging, troubleshooting, designing and implementing solutions to complex technical issues. 

  • You have practical experience in software development and programming languages. 

  • You have the ability to learn new skills quickly and use the skills efficiently.

  • You are eager to make an impact and support projects that affect IBM across our global enterprise.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • ​7+ Years as a Software Developer

  • Experience in the following backend technology areas such as Python & Django web framework or Javascript runtime environments like Node.js

  • Ability to work with REST API development

  • Knowledge of Database technologies - RDBMS, SQL, MongoDB, or NoSQL

  • ​Understanding of front-end programming languages like HTML, XML, CSS, and JavaScript

  • ​Knowledge of front-end Javascript libraries like React, Vue, Angular or JQuery

  • ​Familiarization with UI design frameworks & component based libraries like w3DS, Bootstrap, Semantic UI, or Materialize CSS

  • Have experience building and architecting full-stack solutions

  • Experience with object oriented programming/methodologies

  • ​Understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git

  •  Understanding of user and system requirements

  •  Ability to write code that is well documented as well as structured into meaningful components and modules

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Familiarity with cloud environments such as IBM Cloud & Hybrid Cloud

  • ​Experience delivering solutions using an Agile / Scrum methodology

  • Ability to leverage web application frameworks like Express to provide clean and easy servers.

  • Utilize automation software like Docker to deploy web applications

  • Experience with packet managers for Javascript like npm

  • Knowledge of MQSeries

  • DevOps experience to support the continuous integration and delivery cycle

  • ​Ability to manage multiple projects while maintaining attention to detail

  • ​Comprehensive overall passion for technology and cybersecurity

  • None

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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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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.