IBM Front-end web developer (Java/J2EE, JavaScript) in ARMONK, New York

Job Description

We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. Data and technology are transforming industries, society, and even the workplace by creating professions that did not exist before the emergence of data, cloud, social, and mobile technologies.

As the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, IBM is a leader in this global transformation and is just the place to continue your career. Network in an open, friendly and flexible work environment where diversity is embraced, while new and creative ways of thinking are encouraged and supported. As an IBMer, you can change the way the world works. Join this IBM team and be part of a diverse and global company of thinkers and doers—people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world’s top business and technology professionals.

The Technical Support Delivery team is looking for an experienced Front-end web developer to join our high-performing application development team. Our portfolio of applications spans electronic support, call/problem management, and entitlement systems. We operate and transform the capabilities for IBM worldwide technical support which is key to IBM’s growth. The Front-end web developer will be a key contributor on a dynamic squad within IBM Support that develops for external and internal clients on the IBM Salesforce system with the goal of ensuring our client’s success.


• Develop the front-end web application used by IBM clients for product and solution support

• Act as a consultant/mentor to other development squad members helping with complex coding and recommending efficient ways to execute function within the Salesforce Community Framework

• Understand and work in an agile development environment with the ability to work on numerous stories and issues simultaneously.

• Problem solver and focal point during severity 1 and critical situations

• Teamwork with peers, other managers, and teams across IBM

• Interface with development teams while working in IBM Armonk

No remote opportunities exist

Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience with but not limited to Java/J2EE, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, JQuery, SQL

  • Deep technical knowledge of front-end technologies to design and develop an enterprise wide web based solution

  • 3+ years’ experience developing client facing solutions web solutions

  • Exposure to Agile, DevOps, and Automated Testing

  • Demonstrated communication skills

  • Ability to code web application for responsive design using the latest techniques and the CSS framework

  • Experience working with version control software and code promotion

  • Live near or willing to move to Armonk, NY to work collaboratively in the office

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience with but not limited to Apex classes, Visualforce Page, and Lightning Components

  • Experience in Service Cloud Implementation with good understanding on Salesforce Knowledge and Case Management process.

  • Ability to write Apex classes that work with API’s

  • Experience integrating Apex classes with external and SOAP and REST web services

  • Ability to develop custom Lightning Components that interact with standard and custom Salesforce objects and pages

  • Experience using standard Salesforce Communities templates and themes, Napili preferred

  • Certified Platform Developer

  • Certified Administrator

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.