Full Job Description
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
IBM Cloud Computing is a one-stop shop which provides all the cloud solutions & cloud tools the industries need. IBM Cloud portfolio includes infrastructure as a service (IaaS), software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) offered through public, private and hybrid cloud delivery models, in addition to the components that make up those clouds.
IBM Cloud ensures seamless integration into public and private cloud environments. The infrastructure is secure, scalable, and flexible, providing customized enterprise solutions that have made IBM Cloud the Hybrid Cloud Market leader with our market leading IAAS and PAAS Platforms. The IBM Cloud platform is the public cloud offering from IBM providing services to global enterprises. IBM Cloud is the Cloud for Smarter Business, built on Open Technology with Developer Tools and supports solutions by Industry. We run the services and workloads from Watson, Blockchain, Services, Security, and IoT.
Ready to help drive IBM's success in the Cloud market? This is your chance to research and learn new Cloud related technology products and services, as well as to design and implement quick Cloud based prototypes while advancing your career in leading edge technology.
Who you are:
We are looking for strong Software Automation Engineers who creatively thinks and breaks the code to provide better experience to our customers. As an Automation Engineer, you will work with our Testing team to oversee test scripts and tools to verify the quality of code before the code reaches production.
What you’ll do:
You’ll create automated processes supporting our File, Block, Backup Classic and VPC for Block Storage Offerings. You will oversee and support end-to-end testing of your automation scripts. You will have the following responsibilities
Create automation scripts and review/support test plans and test cases for created features
Work with QA testing groups monitoring the development and running of test cases (function and end-to-end) against classic and VPC storage automation scripts. Must be able to run continually or as needed.
Build sufficient expertise in the IBM Cloud control plane (IMS) to create automated processes
Must be able to provide thorough and timely automation scripting for storage deliverables
How we’ll help you grow:
You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses to become the expert you want to be.
You’ll learn directly from Senior members/leaders in this field.
You'll have the opportunity to work with multiple clients.
Preferred Locations : Dallas, TX or Austin, TX
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
6 - 12 yrs of total experience
Must have good experience in Infrastructure Operations automation and IT Service Management with hands on exposure in data center administration, configuration , Incident management and support
Create automation scripts for the data center administration/configuration.
Expertise in Ansible, Bash, core Python development, and deployments in production environment is a must.
Hands on expertise to Linux administration and scripting
A solid understanding of Cloud infrastructure/operations is a must
Good knowledge of Linux OS , Redhat, Centos, Ubuntu
Understanding of ITIL processes and best practice
Strong communication skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
PHP and perl development experience
IBM Cloud API knowledge
Behavior Driven Development
Experience with version control systems like Git
Experience in Software Development Life Cycle, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
Experience in applications such as Nagios, and Sysdig
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.
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
Being You @ IBM
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.