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Solution Developer

London, England EC1A 4
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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

At IBM we know technology. But technology is only as good as the results it delivers. As an IBM Solution Developer, the candidate will help develop, validate, automate and create innovative quality solutions focused on clients' business needs. Here, the candidate will cultivate and use their knowledge of leading-edge products and technology to develop solutions and influence clients.

The Solution Developer will be a vital part of the Global Cloud Acceleration Team (GCAT). This is a new international and highly strategic post-sales mission focused on accelerating cloud adoption in Key accounts that have no or low utilization on the IBM Public cloud.
GCAT will focus on accelerating Time to Revenue on Key Strategic Deployments and smooth the transition from Sales to Client Success. It will play a centric collaboration role to fully leverage all existing Cloud capabilities to accelerate TTR for the success of our Clients & IBM.

The Strategic Customer Success Solution Developers primary focus is on developing prototypes and examples of solutions from the customers perspective that will be tested at scale and in an automated fashion. The ability to understand customer pain points as a new solution is developed and tested is required. This role will assist customers remotely or on-site with onboarding to IBM Cloud including developing scripts, plugins, tools and other code to assist in migration, accelerate delivery or improve ease-of-use. In some cases, this position will work with partners to implement initial capabilities to meet customer requirements.

This role also performs a variety of responsibilities including supporting system integration in a technology/industry specialty. This role requires experience in cloud architecture, social, mobile, analytics and security. Enterprise Architecture and/or Integration Architecture experience should be demonstrated to include Event-Driven architecture, middleware, systems/infrastructure, applications, databases, and performance tuning. This role demonstrates a solid understanding of a broad set of information technology tools, methods and architectures, architecture expertise in multiple application platforms, and an understanding of current or future technical applications and architectures being driven by an industry. The role will require an understanding of cloud architectural models and it's desirable for the candidate to come with a background of practical application and understanding of a variety of skills such as Java development, Python development, micro-services, container-based models, Linux understanding, event-based architectures, Cassandra, relational databases, etc. Strong development skills, agile CI/CD knowledge, experience in development of micro-services with pluggability into multiple environments for testing purposes, problem solving, and development in Python and other languages are required to be effective in the role.
This role will define help implement and validate the best practices in the critical evaluation and selection and/ or development of software components and hardware requirements of applications.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5+ years professional programming experience
  • Development skills and agile CI/CD knowledge
  • Experience in development of micro-services with pluggability into multiple environments for testing purposes
  • Education or development experience in Java, Javascript, or Python and well as other languages
  • A positive attitude and willingness drive projects to completion in a fast-moving environment.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Masters degree
  • Experience in or knowledge of Cloud Architecture, Social, Mobile, Analytics and Security
  • Experience with Enterprise Architecture and/or Integration Architecture - including Event-Driven architecture, middleware, systems/infrastructure, applications, databases, and performance tuning.
  • Scripting experience
  • GitHub experience
  • Customer facing experience

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 clients data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre 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.

About IBM
IBMs 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.

Location Statement
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.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-10-11 Expires: 2019-11-10

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