IBM Developer in San Jose, California
As the enterprise database for IBM zSystems, the flagship platform for businesses, Db2 for z/OS is the world's most reliable and high-performing database product, with a proven track record of innovation and success spanning 50 years. Two-thirds of the Fortune 500 rely on Db2 for z/OS to meet their business needs and maintain a competitive edge. The system's unmatched scalability, performance, reliability, and security make it a trusted choice for mission-critical applications. With advanced features and seamless integration with other IBM systems and tools, Db2 for z/OS provides a comprehensive solution that can help businesses succeed.
Your Role and Responsibilities
We are seeking candidates who possess the following qualities for success: a strong drive to achieve, the ability to learn quickly, intellectual curiosity, a passion for helping others, and exceptional problem-solving skills. We believe that these characteristics are essential for success in our organization, and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply. If you are a motivated and ambitious individual who is passionate about making a difference, we want to hear from you.
As a Db2 for z/OS Developer you will be responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of the Db2 database management system on IBM z/OS platforms. You will work with a team of highly skilled professionals to implement innovative solutions that meet the evolving needs of our customers.
Key responsibilities including following:
Design and development of new features for the Db2 database management system on z/OS platforms.
Work with clients and stakeholders to understand their requirements and develop solutions that meet their needs.
Develop and maintain unit test cases, functional level test cases and automate these test cases to ensure the reliability, performance, and security of the system.
Collaborate with other teams within the organization. Constantly improve current process, systems, and tools
Stay up to date with the latest trends and technologies in database management systems. Propose the innovative solutions for the product.
Build technical eminence in database communities including the application of new features, best practices, and technical specifications.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
At least 3 years of experience in system level programming
Strong proficiency in database and SQL
Experience in software development lifecycle methodologies such as Agile, Waterfall, or DevOps
Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders across the globe
Demonstrated problem-solving, communication, and leadership skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience with Db2 will be plus
Experience with IBM mainframe technology will be plus
Experience with PLX will be plus
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This job requires you to provide your COVID-19 vaccination status with supporting documentation, where legally permissible.
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Location StatementIBM offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program. Eligible employees may have access to:
Healthcare benefits including medical & prescription drug coverage, dental, vision, and mental health & well being
Financial programs such as 401(k), the IBM Employee Stock Purchase Plan, financial counseling, life insurance, short & long- term disability coverage, and opportunities for performance based salary incentive programs
Generous paid time off including 12 holidays, minimum 56 hours sick time, 120 hours vacation, 12 weeks parental bonding leave in accordance with IBM Policy, and other Paid Care Leave programs. IBM also offers paid family leave benefits to eligible employees where required by applicable law
Training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform where IBMers can grow skills and obtain industry-recognized certifications to achieve their career goals
Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups, giving & volunteer opportunities, and discounts on retail products, services & experiences
The compensation range and benefits for this position are based on a full-time schedule for a full calendar year. The salary will vary depending on your job-related skills, experience and location. Pay increment and frequency of pay will be in accordance with employment classification and applicable laws. For part time roles, your compensation and benefits will be adjusted to reflect your hours. Benefits may be pro-rated for those who start working during the calendar year.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
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