Software Engineer

IBM - Reston, VA3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $130,000 - $170,000 a year
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Job Description
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.

The Software Engineer will design, develop, integrate, test, and deploy software packages in a cloud environment using a combination of custom, open source, and off-the-shelf software packages and a variety of data types (structured, unstructured, non-text). You will work to develop and enhance mission applications and tools, web and portal systems, and/or knowledge and content management capabilities. The engineer will work as part of an Agile scrum team to analyze business requirements and translate them into technical tasks. They will enhance software functionality based on rapidly evolving mission needs and technology opportunities and advise the Solutions Architect. You will work alongside cloud service SMEs to develop applications compatible with cloud environment, as directed by the government.

Benefits
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

http://www-01.ibm.com/employment/us/benefits/
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Career growth
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation
In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

Corporate citizenship
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/initiatives.html
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Active TS/SCI clearance + CI Polygraph.
Knowledge of JVM languages/ technologies, including Java.

Experience with one or more of the following:
Ruby on Rails
Pentaho, Spark
Python
Perl
Hadoop
ReactJS
JOOMLA
SQ
PLSQL
Hbase
ElasticSearch
SOLR.
Experience with databases, SQL or NoSQL.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related technical field, or equivalent experience.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Experience with one or more of the following:
J2EE
JMX
SOAP
JSON
REST
JavaScript Libraries
Maven
Ant
CVS
Subversion
Git
XML DOM
Eclipse or other modern IDEs
Experience with Agile software development.
Experience with cloud (C2S) migration and development.

EO Statement
IBM 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, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.