IntroductionSoftware Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesThe IBM Z AIOps organization is at the intersection of IBM’s most strategic corporate initiatives, including Hybrid Cloud, AI and System Z. IBM Z is the world's most powerful business platform. 68% of enterprise production workloads, 80% of structured enterprise data, and 55% of all enterprise transactions, including more than 50% of the back-end transactions generated from mobile enterprise applications run on IBM Z.The IBM Z AIOps organization has openings for several software developers to join a team just forming for a new project. The team will dockerize several Linux based servers so that they will run on IBM Z’s new zCX (z/OS Container Extension) environment.As a core member of the team being put together for this project, you will need to build a CI/CD development/test environment for these dockerized servers. The environment will be used to create the initial deliverables and follow-on maintenance. You will create the docker containers for these servers and test the containers in z/OS Container Extension environment. You may need to make code changes to the servers so that they will work in this new environment. Once the dockerized servers are generally available, you will provide support for them in conjunction with the team supporting the legacy servers.We offer you a development environment with technically interesting and challenging topics with a strong focus on a team-based work environment. This provides areas for creative development and skill build up. We are leveraging events like Hackathons and Innovation weeks, workshops and presentations about strategic IT topics to foster new ideas and techniques in our product development.We are part of an international team located in the US, China and Boeblingen and work in close relationship with other development teams in our IBM Z Hybrid Cloud organization, Product Management and Technical Sales.Required Technical and Professional ExpertiseA minimum of 3 years of experience with Linux and Shell scriptA minimum of 3 years experience developing commercial software in either C++ or JAVADemonstrated experience in using DockerStrong ability to quickly understand evaluate and apply new technologyStrong ability to independently determine the root cause of problems, and to create and apply solutionsDesign Thinking, Agile Development, Scrum ProcessEnglish fluent and German (at least B2) language skillsPreferred Technical and Professional ExpertiseExperience testing in a z/OS environmentAbout Business UnitIBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world’s most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.Your Life @ IBMWhat 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 IBMIBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.Being You @ IBMIBM 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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.