International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation)
Software Development Manager
Are you passionate about technology? Do you love leading teams to build new things? Do you want to help drive the future of IBM's Cloud offerings? If you answered YES, then we have the right opportunity for you!
The shift toward the consumption of IT as a service, i.e., the cloud, is one of the most important changes to happen to our industry in decades. At IBM, we are driven to shift our technology to an as-a-service model and to help our clients transform themselves to take full advantage of the cloud. With industry leadership in analytics, security, commerce, and cognitive computing and with unmatched hardware and software design and industrial research capabilities, no other company is as well positioned to address the full opportunity of cloud computing.
The Next Generation Cloud Network Engineering (NextGenCloud) team is a team dedicated to ensuring that the IBM Cloud is at the forefront of cloud technology, from data center design to network architecture to storage and compute clusters to flexible infrastructure services. While our focus is on Network as a Service (NaaS), we are part of the team building IBM's next generation cloud platform to deliver performance and predictability for our customers' most demanding workloads, at global scale and with leadership efficiency, resiliency and security. It is an exciting time, and as a team we are driven by this incredible opportunity to thrill our clients. We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join our team, who innovates & shares our passion for winning in the cloud marketplace.
This position is for a Software Development Manager who should have at least 12 years' industry experience. In this role, you will work as the manager of the ICP Core team with the following key responsibilities:
Manage a team of highly skilled, senior software development engineers responsible for designing and implementing the control plane managing the cloud network infrastructure.
Establish relationships with other managers and leaders to ensure the timely and accurate delivery of requirements and solutions.
Work with the team leadership to establish achievable goals.
Ensure the team utilizes best practices.
Actively work to build and maintain a highly collaborative, effective, and productive team.
Be an active champion as a representative of the team throughout the company.
Lead meaningful planning to improve software, systems, and processes.
To summarize, in this role you will engage in leading a team that performs in all aspect of the lifecycle of the IBM’s NaaS, from idea to architecture and through deployment, operation, and improvement ensuring that our clients have the most reliable and performant experience possible.
This opportunity is for someone in the continental United States.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
12 years’ experience as with systems and/or software engineering.
5 years’ experience with software development or similar discipline.
3 years’ experience in an operational environment requiring 99.999% uptime.
5 years’ experience as a first line manager.
3 years’ experience managing a team in an operational environment.
Experience in a devops environment.
Strong experience with Git.
Experience with OpenStack or similar proprietary cloud like Azure or AWS.
Experience with CICD and their pipelines; experience with Zuul or Jenkins a plus.
Experience with containers and HA clusters; experience with Docker and Kubernetes a plus.
Excellent knowledge of TCP/IP networking.
Strong background in network engineering.
Hands-on data center operational experience.
Proven ability to collaborate and work well within a team.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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.
International Business Machines Corp. (IBM Corporation)
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International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology (IT) products and services worldwide. The companys Global Technology Services segment provides IT infrastructure and business process services, including outsourcing, process, integrated technology, cloud, and technology support. Its Global Business Services segment offers consulting solutions for strategy and transformation, application innovation, enterprise applications, and smarter analytics; and application management, maintenance, and support services. International Business Machines Corporations Software segment offers middleware and operating systems software, such as WebSphere software to integrate and manage business processes; and information management software for database and enterprise content management, information integration, data governance, data warehousing and analytics, business analytics and intelligence, and predictive analytics. This segment also provides Tivoli software for cloud and datacenter management, enterprise endpoint and mobile device management, asset and facilities management, storage management, and security systems; Rational software that supports software development; and Mobile Software for platform and application development, mobile security, and mobile device management. The companys Systems and Technology segment provides computing power and storage solutions; and semiconductor technology, products, and packaging solutions. Its Global Financing segment provides lease and loan financing to end users; commercial financing to dealers and remarketers of IT products; and remanufacturing and remarketing services for equipment. The company was formerly known as Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. and changed its name to International Business Machines Corporation in 1924. International Business Machines Corporation was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Armonk, New York.