IBM Software Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description

*This position can reside in the greater Houston, Austin or Dallas, TX areas*

Software Engineers in IBM Hybrid Cloud design, build and deploy complex and highly reliable applications and services to provide optimum integration into Enterprise IT systems, with capabilities to create a dedicated instance for each customer.

As a Software Engineer in our Storage Development group, you will use your PHP programming skills to engineer scalable technologies. In this role you will:

  • Design and implement components

  • Build and consume APIs

  • Integrate and configure the services into the architecture


You apply creativity and judgment to your developmental work on different projects, and jump at the chance to share your findings to make those around you better at what they do. You recognize complex problems related to functional objectives quickly, analyze situations and implement solutions to fix them. We believe you are a good fit for this role if you:

  • Are passionate about development and eliminating mundane and repetitive work

  • Possess experience developing software applications

  • Are a systematic problem solver at heart, agile and adaptable in the face of changing priorities

Who You’ll Work With

You’ll have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and independent team of engineers and other functions such as Architecture, QA, Product Management and Delivery to design and develop advanced capabilities. We come to work thrilled knowing it will never be the same day twice. This variety enables us to be innovative convergent thinkers who juggle competing requirements with agility.

Today’s operating environment demands a stack that’s responsive to the innovative enterprise – one that can leverage all data types & access the latest technologies. By 2020, businesses will commit at least 50% of IT spend on cloud. Be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers - people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world’s top business and technology professionals. We’re hiring….. JOIN US.


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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

In addition to superior verbal and written communication skills (ESPECIALLY for technical communication), you’ll need…

  • 5+ years’ experience software programming experience in high level languages like PHP, Python, GOlang, NodeJS, OR Java

  • Experience in/exposure to Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) methodologies

  • Experience building and consuming APIs

  • Experience with EITHER XML-RPC or SOAP or RESTAPI

  • Methodologies for software development and delivery, like Agile, SCRUM and similar

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Development experience on storage systems such as NetApp or OpenStack platforms

  • Distributed system development

  • Full stack development skills

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.