Networking Software Developer - IBM Cloud
Posted on: November 22, 2021
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
The IBM Cloud Networking Tribe is looking for a talented,
innovative and enthusiastic software engineering professional that
will build the next generation security services to make our
customers succeed. The IBM Cloud Networking Tribe has a global
cloud presence that continues to grow and expand its reach. This
Network Services engineering team is responsible for delivering
virtual security services with top-notch performance, first-rate
security, fail-safe reliability and exceptional quality.
An IBM Cloud Networking Software Development engineer will be the
key individual responsible for end to end feature enablement across
the orchestration layer. You will perform hands-on coding and
mentor junior developers, working to increase the knowledge and
performance of the collective team. In addition, you will interface
with senior architects across several locations to ensure that the
overall strategy is communicated and understood.
We are a global team, so communication skills (both verbal and
written) are critical as well as flexibility to work with team
members in other time zones.
Responsibilities:Leverage and scale our virtualized routing
Develop according to API standards and properly version and
Design and manage the data modeling
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and
availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key
Knowledge of all layers of the OSI model, most importantly the
network (layer 3) and application (layer 7).
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
3 years Programming skills (Python, Bash, Go Lang, PHP, Awk)
3 years Source Control (like Git, Bitbucket, Svn)
2 years Infrastructure automation (like Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
1 year Working knowledge of cloud network infrastructure
1 year Developing domain-driven design
1 year Designing and coding shared-nothing architectures, stateless
systems, log aggregation, monitoring and other operational
1 year Asynchronous and event-driven programming.
1 year virtualization experience
1 year gRPC for high-speed internal communication
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Network services load balancer, firewall, gateway, vpn as it fits
in cloud network infrastructure
Linux OS & Network internals
Linux Virtualization technologies relating to network
virtualization (KVM, Xen)
Experience troubleshooting of Linux, Jenkins, Travis, Hypervisors,
Ability to research on new technologies as needed
Communication skills (both verbal and written) are critical
Collaboration skills and proven ability to work in a team
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
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your
start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status
will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to
medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in
accordance with applicable law.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you're looking for your next career
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
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work
IBM'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.
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.
IBM 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
--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
--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 @ 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, pregnancy, disability, age,
veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to
compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship
and immigration status.
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