Advisory Software Developer
Poughkeepsie, NY
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
IBM is hiring Software Developers. Software developers will work in System z Firmware Development in a collaborative Agile environment. Responsibilities include:
coding and testing innovative applications that directly manages and controls the System z hardware.
Firmware may exist anywhere in a computing system from the central computing complex to managed consoles, power supplies, I/O adapters,
as well as, Cryptographic hardware features of the System z mainframe.

Why join this team?

We provide an open, dynamic, flexible, fun spirited, collaborative environment to work on high performing teams. Our teams design and develop various functionalities that directly manages and controls the System z hardware. Projects include development of the world’s highest security cryptographic processors, the IBM Hardware Security Module (HSM) cryptographic processors. Development and support of I/O adapters (networking and storage). We enable inter system communication through the parallel sysplex technology which provides physical and logical connections through which multiple mainframes can communicate as a single entity and much more. We implement industry protocols, unique IBM technology and generate new intellectual properties through innovation on our projects. We contribute to the high performance of our high end servers (mainframes) which are used for secure data and transactions for some of the world’s largest banks and other organizations.

For this role, you are likely passionate about:
Data Storage, Data Handling, Cryptography, Networking, Digital Design, Emulation, Design Verification

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Required skills for this IBM role:
a minimum 5 years in Java, C
a minimum 3 years in C++, and working in Linux environment
a minimum 2 years in Python
a minimum 1 year in Assembler

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

Preferred skills for this IBM role, experience in:

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.

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.