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Frontend Developer
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

You will be a Front-end developer understanding the User needs, exploring user centered designs, developing & testing User Interface along with advocating front end development best practices for SevOne Network performance Management technology that allows customers to view their whole IT systems from application through containers and storage.

IBM SDN team is looking for talented, passionate and self-motivated front-end developer who can build powerful web UI for SDN product suites. The candidate will be responsible for implementation of user interfaces that presents intuitive set of visual displays. The role requires the ability to read and comprehend architecture design and design layout for the user interface and working on the implementation and testing of the design. The implementation involves writing UI in React, Redux, Javascript, Angular JS, scripting using Python and Shell. The candidate will be responsible for working with IBM Design researchers on persona driven design, define REST APIs along with back-end engineers, perform unit testing, Functional Verification Testing and also participate in System and Performance testing efforts. The candidate must possess effective communication skills to engage in technical discussions with the architects, leads and teammates

  • You will be valued for your contributions in a rapidly growing organization with dynamic opportunities and have an opportunity to learn latest SDN technologies.
  • You will learn and get mentored directly from expert developers in the field
  • You will have opportunity to innovate that can be built into product
  • Each day you can make important contributions in the development and architecture of automated solutions to continue building and optimizing our cloud and deployment infrastructure growing yourself and the product

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 12+ years of IT experience
  • Proven experience as a software developer building enterprise class software products;
  • Proven experience as front end developer working with web technologies and with latest Java Script frameworks (Anjular JS, React, Vue.js, Angular 6+), tools (Node, NPM Grunt etc), automation tools (Protractor and ngMock)
  • Demonstrated skill in JavaScript, TypeScript, Python, Java, and Go
  • Proficiency with building responsive webpages with HTML 5, CSS and related frameworks (Bootstrap, Materialize, Carbon)
  • Experience on UX Design Methodologies
  • Experience using AJAX, REST, JSON
  • Knowledge and experience in Node.js
  • Understanding of Microservice Architecture
  • Experience with Agile Development methodologies
  • Strong communication Skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with consuming and building RESTfull APIs using JSON data and best practices related to their implementation

Preferred Technical And Professional Expertise

  • Experience with the micro-services architecture, software containers and related technologies (Docker containers, Docker Compose, Kubernetes)
  • Experience writing unit tests and other UI automated tests with various test frameworks (like Jasmine, Karma, Protractor)
  • Some practical working experience with cloud computing technologies

About Business Unit

IBM’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.

Your Life @ IBM

Are 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 IBM

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.

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 Statement

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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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