Principal Engineer

Job Description
About IBM
IBM is a global technology and innovation company. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with presence in 170 countries. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, rarely distinguishes IBM from other companies in the industry.
Over the past 100 years, a lot has changed at IBM, in this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We like to say, "Be essential." We are changing how we craft. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage.
Join the next generation of innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs who are changing the very way the world works. We want the brightest minds doing work that inspires, in an environment where growth is encouraged. IBMers get to discover their potential, so they're inspired to build breakthroughs that help our clients succeed. We're building diverse teams with people who want their ideas to matter. Join us - you'll be proud to call yourself an IBMer.

Our Culture:
IBM is committed to crafting a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to your race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Business Unit Introduction:
India Systems Development Lab (ISDL) is part of IBM Systems world-wide technology development lab. Established in 1996, the Lab is headquartered in India's Silicon Valley and startup hub - Bengaluru, with a strong presence in Pune and Hyderabad. Developers at ISDL deliver technology innovations across the entire Systems portfolio - z Systems, Power / OpenPOWER Systems and Storage. The team here works across the entire stack from processor design, firmware, operating system to software defined storage. The lab also focuses on innovations, thanks to the creative energies of the teams. The lab has contributed over 400+ patents in cutting edge technologies and inventions so far.
While computing veers towards cognitive, cloud, mobile, social, and security, the lab has significantly contributed to not just new products focused in these areas, but has also ushered in new development models such as Agile, Design Thinking and DevOps.

Who you are:
Enabling IBM LinuxONE enterprise customers with on-premise, customer-managed container solution through Hyper Protect Clusters on IBM Cloud Private (ICP) which provides data protection as well protection from Insider threats.

What you'll do:
To bring Z into the cloud, both public and on prem, with unique values and services that benefit from them.

How we'll help you grow:
You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you"

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 10-15 years of overall experience.
  • Expertise in Linux Platform Development, Container technologies, Kubernetes, Dockers, Virtualization Management, REST API, App Dev on Cloud Platform, Catalog Services, Micro Services, DevOps (Continuous Integration) - Demonstrated execution experience of App cloud development / container technologies / DevOps.
  • Programming skills in Python, Go Lang, NodeJS, Devops.
  • Proven communication skills and effectively in a global team environment.
  • At least 5 years at leadership level.


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Z Systems experience, Private Cloud knowledge, Exposure to Catalog Services, Micro Services.
  • Prior experience / exposure to Storage, Networking and Security would be an added advantage


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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