Back-end Developer

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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!

**Your Role and Responsibilities**

**Objective of the job:**

As a Back-end Developer, the employee will work together with the other Back-end Developers (located in Europe and the US) of the Your Career at IBM developer and with the Lead Developer, Iteration Manager and Solution Architects of the project.

The Back-end Developer works in an agile, collaborative environment across software architecture, understanding both front-end and back-end processes, while specializing in the back-end. The Back-end Developer works with client-server architectures, networking protocols, application development, and databases, uses and develops RESTful APIs and web services. He/She understands user and system requirements, develops and uses object oriented programming, multi-threading and concurrency. He/She participates in planning, analyzing, designing, and constructing databases, helps to implement industry standards and best practices for database security and capability of analyzing and defining database and information security requirements. The Back-end Developer develops structured query language (SQL) queries, back-end database stored procedures, or NoSQL queries.

The developers of the project are responsible for developing the application that is compliant with ITSS, Accessibility standard (CI 162) and design standards.

**About the project:**

The Your Career at IBM corporate application allows employees to view / assess their skills & expertise, to express interest of new job opportunities, to receive the job requisitions with matching skills requirements and to identify the skill/experience gaps of the new job opportunities so that recommendations of learning courses can be delivered. It includes the Career Conversation initiative and provides a team overview for the managers. There is a close collaboration with the Your Learning application both from a technical and team perspective. In 2020, this collaboration will be even closer by rewriting the existing Your Career at IBM application on the Your Learning platform.

The missions of the Your Career at IBM project are to improve job mobility and reskill / upskill IBMers.


+ Understands both front-end and back-end concerns, while specializing in the back-end

+ Develops new back-end services/APIs

+ Understands user and system requirements.

+ Has minimum mid-level experience in Java (Java 11, 13 are preferred)

+ Skilled in RESTful Services, SQL, Cloudant

+ Participates in the Project meetings, using the Agile methodology

**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**

+ Minimum mid-level experience in Java

+ Skilled in RESTful Services, SQL, Cloudant

+ Understands the Agile methodology

+ Has excellent communication skills

**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**

+ Java 11, 13 are preferred

+ Front-end development basics is a big plus

+ Knowledge in HR talent domain, such as skills, expertise, performance management, career conversation & development is BIG plus.

**About Business Unit**

Chief Information Office

The CIO organization at IBM is a global IT organization responsible for enabling the IBM corporation’s operations, transformation and workforce by providing he IT tools, solutions, assets and support that the company needs in order to achieve its operational and strategic goals. We at the CIO organization are responsible to maintain, develop and transform the company’s IT assets to provide the best IT solutions to the most important business problems and requirements. Besides running the existing legacy environment, we are looking for the best in class solutions and products to constantly renew and simplify the IT portfolio of IBM.

**Your Life @ IBM**

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

**About IBM**

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

**Location Statement**

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

**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, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.