IBM Software Developer (Firmware Networking2) in Houston, Texas

Job Description

PowerVM - Power Hypervisor, Cognitive Systems Enterprise Software Development (CSSD) is hiring software engineers for PowerVM Power Hypervisor Virtualization Management Interface (VMI) development. We:

  • develop the infrastructure for IBM Power systems by developing leading edge technologies in hardware enablement, virtualization, management console, kernel development and networking.

  • seek candidates who should have team-based software development experience including C++, Linux, scripting languages, and testing techniques,

  • and candidates who should be self-starters, demonstrated communicators, and able to work well with a group of peers.

  • This role develops and maintains embedded software that will allow a Hardware Management Console (HMC) to establish virtualization management communication with the POWER Hypervisor on the next generation of POWER systems.

Join the forward-thinking teams at IBM solving some of the world’s most complex problems, gaining valuable experience while performing truly meaningful work.

Preference is for role to be in Rochester, MN or Austin, TX



Required Technical and Professional Expertise

We seek solid knowledge/skills in:

  • C++ Linux Kernel development/build

  • Network Security (SSL, TLS, OpenSSL)

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

In addition we prefer knowledge/skills in:

  • OpenSource

  • Perl

  • Python

  • Jenkins/Dev-Ops automation

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.