IBM Application Developer - Tallahassee, FL in DAYTONA BEACH, Florida

Job Description

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

As an Application Developer in this role, one is responsible for a full-picture understanding of the pieces delivered into the application testing servers responsible for analyzation of System documentation to develop code that meets the requirements of the system design. The Application Developer must also perform Unit testing and test script creation. While this position mainly require Java.Spring knowledge, other development knowledge and soft knowledge will be used and need to be at utilized at a high level to ensure system optimization. The Application Developer will also peer review solutions proposed by junior and senior resources, and assess the feasibility of functional solutions proposed by the Business Analyst team.

  • This position is located in Tallahassee, FL and requires an on site resource 8:30AM-5:30PM, Monday-Friday, Available on weekends for on call support and some weeknights for deployments as scheduled in advance .*

We bring our global industrial-strength Application Management capabilities, modernized for a cloud world, together with our world-class cloud and mobile-powered Enterprise Application and Systems Integration skills. The integration of DevOps Innovation Services and Agile practices, along with IBM Design Thinking and a world of talent, enables us to deliver continuous innovation with speed, quality, and at the cost point required to keep clients at the top of their game.


Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.




Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills

  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations

  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.


With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!



Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 4+ years of Java Development Experience

  • Knowledge of development principals and current development software

  • 4+ Years of experience with Java Spring, SQL and Javascript

  • Excellent communication skills; able to give and receive feedback based on perceived performance and help drive improvements based on feedback

  • Must be Able to work Monday through Friday 8:30AM-5:30PM in Tallahassee, FL for 24x7 On call support rotation and weekday night deployments as scheduled in advance

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • 4+ years of Autosys, SAP BOE, DB2, Weblogic and IBM Rational product suite exposure preferred

  • Firm understanding of technical jargon

  • Peerless customer service experience and an ability to handle disgruntled parties.

  • 3+ Years of experience developing, executing, reporting on Unit test plans

  • 3+ Years of experience developing technical designs for application development

  • Exposure to Agile principles of development

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.