Full Job Description
Our Cloud Z team is responsible for enhancing and maintaining the key components of the stack Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform Architecture - OpenShift Container Platform (developer services), OpenShift Kubernetes Engine (Cluster services). We tightly collaborate with the Redhat and international development teams of IBM (e.g. hardware and firmware development), the global maintainers of Open Source communities.
Your responsibilities will comprise of design and specifications for new enhancements, coding (including test automation), problem determination and bug fixing, performance analysis, and solving client problems. Your attendance at Open Source community meetings is value add
Your Role and Responsibilities
Are you interested in developing and enhacing your career in Cloud ? Would you like to be part of a product built on the Openstack cloud computing platform using Python? Do you intend to build up a reputated products catering the needs of Private Cloud ? As an Open Source maintainer? If so, our team is the right place for you!
Our Cloud team is responsible for enhancing, managing and orchestrating the full stack ( Standard interfaces to manage systems, Utilites, Value added services, & CI/CD). We tightly collaborate with the international development teams of IBM (e.g. hardware and firmware development) and colloborate with several Linux global maintainers of Open Source communities, and our Linux distribution partners (Red Hat, SUSE, Canonical). Our focus is on the support of the IBM Z / LinuxONE architecture, e.g. OCP Base, Addons (ODO, Compliance operator),...etc.. Linux on IBM Z / LinuxONE forms the basis of many of IBM's commercial solutions in Cloud, Analytics and AI.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Strong proficiency in C++, excellent debugging skills using lldb. (Development/Fixing issues in Linux environment)
8 -12 years of overall industrial experince (Experience with Kubernetes environment)
Experience with development or implementation in Unix or Linux environments.
Expertize in working with Python programming, designing, developing and leading new feature enablement for private/public clouds
Basic understanding of Virtualization and knowledge of implimenting Virtualization features across the stack. (Knowledge of Network Virtualization is Plus)
Experience with K8S/Container orchestration is Plus
Troubleshooting K8s environment, Automation, CI/CD, working on PoC, demos
Familiarity with Cloud Technologies, Cloud architecture
Exposure to Private cloud or public cloud would be an added advantage
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience with fixing big endian issues, Background in working with databases
Fundamental knowledge of Openstack based clouds, cloud architecture, familiarity with Storage Technoligies (SAN/NAS infrasturcture
Basic understanding of cloud, e.g. OpenStack, IaaS concepts etc
Basic understanding of IBM zSystems architecture, LPAR, PR/SM (Knowelge of DPM would be a plus)
About Business Unit
IBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world’s most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date and proof of vaccination status will be required before your start date. During the Onboarding process you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status, in case you are unable to get vaccinated for any reason, you can let us know at that stage. Please let us know if you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons. IBM will consider such requests on a case by case basis subject to submission of required proof by the candidate before a stipulated date.
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