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Full Stack Developer: Blockchain

International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with operations in over 170 countries.

Full-Time

Mid Level

Buffalo, NY 14201, USA

Not defined

01 Oct → 31 Oct

Job Description

As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world’s technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Do you have a passion for coding on cutting edge technology? Are you self-motivated and seek to explore new technologies? Are you ready to take your Blockchain technology expertise to the next level?

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is hiring strong Developers who develop custom technical solutions to solve clients problems in various industries on one or more of the Blockchain Technology platforms, such as Hyperledger, Ethereum, Corda, Axoni and Ripple. Other equivalent proprietary platform experience may be considered.

As a full stack developer, we expect you to have a breadth of knowledge across different languages, tools, and frameworks. We do not expect you to be an expert in all of them, but we do expect a level of comfort in being able to switch between front and back end roles and support infrastructure and architectural tasks. We are looking for Developers who live in or are willing to relocate to Buffalo, NY. You will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients and will be open to travel up to 50%.

Global Business Services helps leaders transform their businesses with dedicated expertise in eighteen industries. Around the world, IBMers’ expertise in advanced research, analytics and technology helps clients envision the future and succeed. It’s exciting work to innovate with others and make the world work better—and a great opportunity for you. At IBM, the candidate will help us make markets by transforming industries and professions with data. They will work to remake enterprise IT for the era of cloud, enable “systems of engagement” for enterprises, and lead by example. Don’t join a consulting firm, join IBM.

Global Business Services helps leaders transform their businesses with dedicated expertise in eighteen industries. Around the world, IBMers’ expertise in advanced research, analytics and technology helps clients envision the future and succeed. It’s exciting work to innovate with others and make the world work better—and a great opportunity for you. At IBM, the candidate will help us make markets by transforming industries and professions with data. They will work to remake enterprise IT for the era of cloud, enable “systems of engagement” for enterprises, and lead by example. Don’t join a consulting firm, join IBM.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Understanding of Cloud Native Computing Foundation principles and initiative
  • Experience with Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience with Messaging
  • Experience with Caching

 

About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBMAre 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 IBMIBM’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.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBMIBM 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.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build consumer-ready applications. You will work together with clients and team to build custom solutions, proof-of-concepts, and production deployments across industry domains and technology stacks. You will code in various languages such as Javascript, Golang, Java to meet the needs of the project. You will be consulted for your expertise in at least one language and one domain.
  • Solve new problems. Working in blockchain means solving technical problems that have not been solved before. You will develop innovative solutions in distributed ledger technology and become well-versed in new technologies in the evolving blockchain space.
  • Learn fast and think big. You will have to pick up new technologies as needed and understand business problems across industries(supply chain, financial services, public sector). Almost every blockchain solution is only one piece of a much bigger picture; you will be tuned into the micro details and the macro vision.

Requirements/
Qualifications

  • At least 3 years of experience in designing, building, and supporting application systems
  • At least 2 years of experience in four of the following categories at minimum: Front-end: Javascript, HTML/CSS, modern Javascript Framework (Angular/React) Back-end: Nodejs, Golang, Java, Python Database: SQL (Oracle, Postgres, MySQL), NoSQL/Graph (Mongodb, Couchdb, Neo4J) Infrastructure: Docker, Kubernetes, Continuous Integration (Jenkins, TravisCI) Cloud-based platforms: AWS, GCP, IBMCloud Distributed System Architecture: microservices, SOA, sub/pub messaging, event streaming
  • At least 1 year of experience using versioning tools (Git, SVN)
  • Experience in test automation frameworks such as Jasmine/Jest/Junit
  • Experience working in teams using agile/scrum methodology and following agile software practices: CI/CD, TDD, pairing, infrastructure automation
  • Familiarity with code and architecture design principles (clean code, RESTful APIs, SOLID, object-oriented vs functional, microservices vs. monolith, etc)
  • Some experience developing Blockchain applications using Hyperledger, Ethereum Solidity, Corda, Ripple or other proprietary language and APIs.
  • Involvement in developer community groups and open source contributions
  • Communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to manage competing priorities, adjust, and pivot quickly
  • Collaborate with team members and clients - learning, guiding, teaching as you go
  • Mentor junior developers and lead by example through code reviews, pairing, and learning sessions
  • Win trust of the client by demonstrating expertise and diligence

Benefits/
What We offer

  • 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 goals.
  • 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.

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