Junior Hardware/Software (HW/SW) Computer Engineer

Job Description
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.
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In this exciting role you will lead engineering projects to design hardware/software solutions and work with third-party vendors.

  • Focused on exploitation, vulnerability analysis, data concealment and secure software development.
  • Provides system-level analysis and directs the modifications of existing embedded products.
  • Familiar with radio, and direction-finding hardware/software systems.
  • Directs the modification of other communication devices to include those utilizing the Android platform.
  • Researches and provides inter-device compatibility and/or new features.
  • Identifies new initiatives and improves the solution by exploiting current hardware and software available to the project.
  • Leads and executes solution modifications independently or as a team. Performs the system integration of COTS and GOTS software to meet client requirements.

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  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
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In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 1-3 years of experience in computer science/engineering
  • 1-3 years of experience in software design
  • Ability to design, develop, and test software systems in low level and high level programming languages
  • Proficiency in C, Java
  • Proficiency in using Integrated Development Environments
  • Ability to define functional specifications of a software system
  • Ability to debug live systems, isolating errors to software, hardware, or network components
  • Ability to update existing software, applying the latest emerging technologies and programming languages
  • Active Secret Clearance and ability to obtain TS clearance

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • C++, Java, Python, XML, SQL, Katlin, Bash, Swift,
  • Visual Studio, Eclipse, MS Office, Git, Wireshark, Matlab, Docker
  • Ability to characterize/reverse engineer existing applications
  • Conducts vulnerability/security evaluations of commercial or in-house developed software
  • Analyzes situations and implements solutions, or develop new system elements, procedures or processes; applies creativity and judgment on projects within the department
  • Ability to obtain and maintained TS/SCI

EO Statement
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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