DevOps Engineer

Introduction
DevOps Engineer

Your Role and Responsibilities

Are you passionate about DevOps, Software Engineering and Continuous Delivery? Are you a collaborator, someone willing to learn from within IBM and more importantly adopt best practices from outside of IBM, an Agile practitioner with a willingness to jump in and figure out complex technical problems, with a focus on delivering results?

The IBM Client Innovation Center in East Lansing, MI, is looking to hire an experienced DevOps engineer to help support our clients with automating builds, regression testing, monitoring, and pushing releases across multiple environments. In this fast-paced and expanding organization, we foster an environment of continuous innovation and working in agile teams.

The qualified candidate will be responsible for development of solutions by working with product manager, scrum master, architects, developers and business stakeholders.

Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship

Responsibilities Include:
Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms, using Jenkins and/or VSTFS
Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.
Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.
Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.

Support our clients from our East Lansing center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel approximately 50% of the time. This is a traditional office position. You must live in, or be willing to relocate to, MICHIGAN. The work location is 196 Crescent Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824. This is not a work from home position.

BENEFITS
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

CAREER GROWTH
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee's strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!


Required Professional and Technical Expertise
Minimum 5 years of experience in following areas:

- Automated build and deployments (e.g Jenkins)
- Release management tools
- Test automation with continues integration and continues deployment Experience
- Container based environment such as Docker and Kubernetes

Tools:
Jenkins,Travis,Sonarqube,Kubernetes,ICP, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes
Candidates should be fast learners with appetite for gaining new skills. Team lead experience highly desirable.

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Experience in automating deployment of stateful sets


About Business Unit
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

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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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