Indirect Tax ETL Developer

As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment.  The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world's technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities
Objective of the job:

We are currently seeking an Application Developer to become part of a team that provides IT support to the IBM Finance Systems Indirect Tax (IDT) organization. The successful candidate will help the IT team to build, enhance and maintain the IDT Tax Compliance Strategic ETL solution using skills such as DataStage, DB2, SQL, and Unix. The role will leverage a variety of tooling, including DataStage 11.7, Linux, Rational Team Concert and QMF. In addition, there will be opportunity to also learn and support ETL for our IDT Blockchain Solution.


  • Actively participate in the Agile and DevOps development process;
  • Contribute to Agile ceremonies (e.g. iteration planning, standup, showcase, retrospective) to contribute to the breakdown of user stories and discuss status of project requirements, tasks, blockers; providing input for completed and closed items;
  • Schedule your work through pre-planned iterations according to prioritized business requirements of the product owner;
  • Design, develop, deploy and maintain IT Solution for the requirements leveraging ETL;
  • Propose new ideas with relentless focus on quality and continuous improvement;
  • Perform root cause analysis of technical and process issues;
  • Developing own ETL/technical skills and knowledge aligned with business strategy. Convert the gathered knowledge to team knowledge;
  • Building own network of technical experts.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Fluent English language skills
  • University or college degree in IT field;
  • 3+ years application development experience;
  • DataStage, relational DB, SQL, QMF;
  • Unix / Shell scripting;
  • Agile Development Practices (Scrum), Behavior Driven and Test Driven Development;
  • DevOps Practices including Automated Build, Test and Deployment and Static Analysis using tools and practices;
  • Proven problem solving experience;
  • Creative and proactive thinking;
  • Customer orientation;
  • Fluent English (written and verbal);
  • Self-education skill;
  • Communication;
  • Teaming and collaboration;
  • Flexibility/adaptability

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation.  We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM's financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk. Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
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About IBM
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Location Statement
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