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IBM Software Architect in New York, New York


At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are seeking Software Architects with experience in microservice architectures, cloud, and virtualization to work on the Turbonomic offering. You will be building the necessary functionality to run and deploy it in Cloud environments as well as enhance existing functionality for on-premises demands.

Learn more about IBM Turbonomic:

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding user needs, and exploring user-centered designs

  • Designing, building, testing, deploying, maintaining, and supporting your code

  • Leveraging modern tools and techniques to develop clean, efficient, and reusable code

  • Advocating development best practices

  • Work closely with Product Management and Developers on the development of common components across Engineering Lifecycle Management (ELM) applications

  • Deliver agreed upon common components that meet functional and QoS requirements, quality metrics and validating test cases for incorporation into ELM products by the existing development team

Ideal competencies

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with remote office locations

  • Growth-mindset: Willingness to learn new technologies and processes

  • Strong presentation skills with high degree of comfort in communicating with developers, offering managers, sellers, and executive management.

  • Ability to plan and estimate development tasks (ideally within an Agile framework)

  • Ability to capture best practices and create collateral such as white-papers, and blogs

The tech stack is: Java, Golang, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, Protobuf/gRPC, REST, Angularjs/React.

This location for this role is Research Triangle Park, NC with a possibility of Austin, TX, New York, NY, Cambridge, MA and San Francisco, CA.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 8+ years of full-cycle (Agile) software development - Analysis, design, feature execution, automation, support with Java, C++, Golang or other modern OOP languages

  • Experience with agile methodologies and automated testing with some exposure to TDD & pair programming

  • 5+ years of experience in architecture, design, and implementation of distributed applications, specifically in Cloud-/ Hybrid-Cloud-computing and MVC applications

  • Knowledge and understanding of data structures and algorithms

  • Knowledge and experience in micro-service architecture

  • Proven track record of delivering connected projects in the role of enterprise software development, consulting, or other solution delivery roles

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience or training with Artificial Intelligence models

  • Experience working with 3rd-party integrations

  • Experience with UX/UI

  • Experience with Linux systems

  • Experience with multiple cloud services, including IBM Cloud, AWS,

Azure, Google

  • Cloud certifications: AWS, Azure, GCP

  • Kubernetes certification(s)

  • Experience working with Kubernetes or related cloud-native technologies

  • Experience working with CI/CD processes, DevOps methodologies and tools such as Git, Jenkins, Travis.

  • Experience working in a globally distributed team

  • Experience developing browser-based web applications using JavaScript, React, Carbon components and associated patterns and best practices

  • Collaboration and SCM tool: familiarity with Git and GitHub or GitLab

  • Experience building responsive and reusable UI/UX components

About Business UnitIBM's Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM's Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments-with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.

This job requires you to provide your COVID-19 vaccination status with supporting documentation, where legally permissible.

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.

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.