Data Engineer

At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
As a Data Engineer at IBM, your primary duties will be related to the collection, parsing, preparation, transformation, and integration of data from a primary source into either an on-premise big data distribution or into an elastic cloud solution. The Data Engineer will work directly with Data Architects to convert the big data vision into a reality. The individual in this role possesses a deep level of technical knowledge and experience across a wide array of products and technologies. Further, the Data Engineer understands how to apply technologies to solve big data problems, and has the ability to build large-scale data processing systems for the enterprise. They will develop, maintain, test and evaluate their solutions with a larger team, and provide necessary feedback and recommendations as needed.

Fundamentally, this individual will leverage data management processes, available infrastructures, and API tools to develop codebases and solutions that will directly impact the success of our clients.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Basic Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) Methodologies
  • Practical Experience in Data Processing Tools such as DataStage, Informatica, Ab Initio, Microsoft Azure Data Factory
  • Programming Languages such as Python, Scala, Spark or Java

  • Written and verbal communication skills will be critical to this role
  • Must be able to speak fluent English
  • Translate functional requirements into technical specifications

Problem Solving:
  • Recognize, diagnose and present potential solutions for problems as they arise
  • Work independently to solve issues, and distribute solutions to the internal teams
  • Think critically to ensure that optimal solutions are in place

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Containerization platforms such as Docker, OpenShift
  • Pipeline and Packaging applications such as Microsoft Azure Pipelines, Jenkins, and Maven

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

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.

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