Job DescriptionThe IBM Cloud Networking Tribe is looking for a talented, innovative and enthusiastic Software engineering professional that will build the next generation virtualized routing and security services to make our customers succeed. The IBM Cloud Networking Tribe has a global cloud presence that continues to grow and expand its reach. Our Network Services engineering team is responsible for delivering virtual network services with top-notch performance, first-rate security, fail-safe reliability and exceptional quality.An IBM Cloud Networking Software Development engineer will be the key individual responsible for end to end feature enablement across the orchestration layer. You will perform hands-on coding and mentor junior developers, working to increase the knowledge and performance of the collective team. In addition, you will interface with senior architects across several locations to ensure that the overall strategy is communicated and understood.We are a global team, so communication skills (both verbal and written) are critical as well as flexibility to work with team members in other time zones.Responsibilities:
Leverage and scale our virtualized routing infrastructure
Develop according to API standards and properly version and document
Design and manage the data modeling
Implement an asynchronous and event-driven micro-services
Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes.
Knowledge of all layers of the OSI model, most importantly the network (layer 3) and application (layer 7).
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
1+ years relevant work experience
Expert knowledge of 1 or more OOP language
Experience with programming in one or more of the following languages (PHP5+, Java, Python, Go, Or C/C)
Able to quickly learn new technologies and implement prototypes in a timely fashion
Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills
Ability to partner and communicate effectively with team members
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Strong knowledge of SOA/web services - SOAP, REST, XML-RPC, XML, JSON
Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux
Basic understanding of VLANs and subnets
Experience with networking concepts/protocols such as TCP/IP, iptables, routing, bridges, SDN is beneficial.
Knowledge of load balancing, firewalls and VPN appliances
Experience in networking management or networking software development
Experience in large systems software design and development
EO StatementIBM 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.