IBM Sr. Front end developer in Kochi, India
Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Your responsibilities will include:
Understanding user needs, and exploring user-centered designs -
Specifying, building, testing, deploying, maintaining, and supporting your code -
Leveraging modern tools and techniques to develop clean, efficient, and reusable code -
Identifying and addressing design, development, and delivery performance bottlenecks -
Actively participating in code and design reviews -
Coaching, educating, and advocating front-end development best practices
Who you are:
The IBM Automation Platform is comprised of a full stack of functionality to enable AI-powered automation capabilities for business and IT. The Automation SaaS Foundations organization is leading this strategic effort to deliver the IBM Automation Platform as cloud native as-a-service offerings. As a front-end developer of the Automation SaaS Foundations team, the candidate would be part of a dynamic and critical part of our Automation strategy and would be part of a team responsible for the agile development, testing and delivery of a number of foundational cloud native components critical to enabling the full automation experience using a continuous integation/continuous deployment model.
What you'll do:
Do you enjoy crafting beautiful and high performing web applications leveraging the latest front-end development methodologies, tools, and techniques? Do you have an eye for design and a passion for delivering great user experiences?
At the nexus of engineering and design you will be instrumental in bringing industry-defining software products, cloud services and web applications to users around the world. You will play an integral role in building the next generation of advanced technologies in cloud, mobile, cognitive computing, big data, analytics and social software. If you're interested in making a global impact by delivering innovative user experiences - we want to hear from you!
If you strive to be on a team that produces enterprise-grade code, is passionate about great design.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Overall 9+ years experience
Cross-browser quirks and compatibility -
Mobile- rst, content driven responsive design and development (i.e., FlexBox, CSS Grid)
Progressive enhancement -
Leveraging APIs -
Testing and resolving performance concerns -
Building a11y and i18n ready user interfaces -
Team Git workflow and version control -
Scrum/agile software development methodologies -
Unix shell and command line tools -
Familiarity with React or similar UI frameworks
1.5+ years building Kubernetes operators
2+ years experience w/ Kubernetes
1.5+ years experience with Golang or similar
2+ years experience with Node.js or similar
2+ years experience with cloud platforms (e.g. AWS, GCP, IBM Cloud)
2+ years experience using CI/CD processes
2+ years experience using Git & GitHub, or similar
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
2+ years developing high performing, accessible, responsive sites -
Open source contributions and community participation -
Advanced knowledge in unit, behavioral, and end-to-end testing (i.e., Jest, Mocha)
Openshift experience a plus; Experience standing up and monitoring cloud services a plus
About Business UnitIBM's Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM's Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments-with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.
Your Life @ IBMWhat 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.
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