Software Engineer for Architecture and Secure Engineering

    • Alajuela, Costa Rica

This position is for an extraordinary dev/sec/ops engineer to enhance IBM's security and compliance posture of the Cloud Platform. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be exposed to many Cloud Services across our Business Units, and to establish best practices while developing tooling to ensure secure and compliant delivery of world class Services to Public and Private Cloud. You will have the opportunity to work with IBM Research and create PoCs on our strategic initiatives, and be a part of driving the next wave in software delivery processes.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Research and development for the IBM Cloud and Cognitive Platform, with a primary emphasis on security technologies, and compliance and regulatory procedure automation:
Provide technical & architectural leadership for next generation of devops, secops and compliance automation
Develop best practices and re-usable automation for dev/sec/ops
Work closely with the individual IBM Cloud service owners and architects to onboard services to the IBM Cloud Platform, ensuring the services adequately meet Platform architecture standards
Work in an continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous compliance environment, while evaluating and improving these engineering processes
* Help Engineering/Development teams to perform POCs, evaluating different vendor products

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- BS or MS Degree in Computer Science or similar field
- 3+ years of experience in development, building large-scale distributed multi-tenant software systems, preferably in the Public Cloud space
- In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in Cloud and security architecture, principles, interfaces, and protocols
- Micro-services based modern software development knowledge and skills in a DevOps environment
- Strong skills in Python and/or Golang
- Strong skills in Kubernetes, Docker, and Istio
- Strong skills in automation and scripting

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
- Experience with large-scale multi-tenant highly scalable distributed system software development
- Experience collaborating effectively across remote teams and time zones, and collaborating with Senior Technical Leaders

About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client's data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

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.

IBM researches, develops, manufactures, and markets technology products ranging from mainframe computers to cognitive solutions, always with a core drive to innovate and explore new fields.

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