Back End Developer

April 09, 2024
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Working Time:Full time
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Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Java Security Team supports over 15 different Java security components that implement several critical, current, and continually evolving security technologies like Cryptography, Secure Sockets (TLS), Key and Certificate management, Kerberos, FIPS compliance, Post Quantum Crypto and more. The Java security team has experienced software developers that have built deep expertise in one or more of these technology areas. Their expertise is used to develop and support these security components as well as to provide guidance to the many IBM products and their customers in implementing security into their business. Their role is to provide expertise in using cryptography to secure business transactions today and to continually stay ahead of those that are always trying to break it. This includes new and evolving spaces like the potential for challenges that Quantum computers will cause to our commonly used cryptographic algorithms.

You will join this team of Java security experts and collaborate with IBM and open-source community developers from OpenJDK, OpenSSL, and Eclipse OpenJ9, as well as number of IBM teams across the hardware-software stack to build and support FIPS compliant open-source Java security implementation. You will also integrate the build and test for the security components in a CI/CD pipeline for development and in-service Java releases in the open community and within IBM.

You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a talented team of experienced software engineers and IBM research around the world to stay ahead of evolving threats and new requirements. Security skills are one of the most sought-after skills in the software industry and this job role provides an opportunity to learn and grow your career in this fast-moving domain. Come and make your mark on securing thousands of Java products affecting an incredibly significant part of revenue for the IBM business and its customers.

In this role you will be responsible for the following:

  • Develop and support one or more of several components that provide Security within the IBM Java via cryptographic related capabilities.
  • Become a subject matter expert both inside and outside of IBM to help thousands of IBM products and their many customers provide Secure transactions.
  • Work with a small team of experts in the field to develop these components and collaborate with other experts in the field in other developments groups and IBM research around the world.
  • Stay ahead of the latest development tools, technologies, and methodologies to stay up to date with these evolving technologies and new threats.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with peers to develop and improve IBM Security integrated solutions and sharing of software development and testing methodologies.
  • Location: Austin, TX


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    Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 3+ years of development experience in Java Programming.
  • 3+ years of experience in C/C++ programming.
  • Degree in Software Development and/or Mathematics.
  • Understanding of the Agile development process.
  • At least 2 years of experience in Java development and customer support.
  • Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • Experience in Cryptography, TLS, FIPS and Java security framework.
  • Experience in understanding security vulnerabilities and implementing the resolutions.
  • Experience in a leadership role in one or more major software projects.
  • Excellent communication skills and proven ability in influencing open- source community developers, academic and industry partners.
  • Required Education

    High School Diploma/GED

    Preferred Education

    Bachelor's Degree

    About Business Unit

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    Other Relevant Job Details

    IBM offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program. Eligible employees may have access to: - Healthcare benefits including medical & prescription drug coverage, dental, vision, and mental health & well being - Financial programs such as 401(k), the IBM Employee Stock Purchase Plan, financial counseling, life insurance, short & long- term disability coverage, and opportunities for performance based salary incentive programs - Generous paid time off including 12 holidays, minimum 56 hours sick time, 120 hours vacation, 12 weeks parental bonding leave in accordance with IBM Policy, and other Paid Care Leave programs. IBM also offers paid family leave benefits to eligible employees where required by applicable law - Training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform where IBMers can grow skills and obtain industry-recognized certifications to achieve their career goals - Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups, giving & volunteer opportunities, and discounts on retail products, services & experiences The compensation range and benefits for this position are based on a full-time schedule for a full calendar year. The salary will vary depending on your job-related skills, experience and location. Pay increment and frequency of pay will be in accordance with employment classification and applicable laws. For part time roles, your compensation and benefits will be adjusted to reflect your hours. Benefits may be pro-rated for those who start working during the calendar year. This position was posted on the date cited in the key job details section and is anticipated to remain posted for 21 days from this date or less if not needed to fill the role. We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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