IBM Mid level Application Developer - (Java) in SOUTHBURY, Connecticut

Job Description

The team is located in an agile open space and uses physical and virtual tools to collaborate and manage their work. The secret to success is our people and culture. We enjoy building quality products, crafting an amazing user experience, and having lots of fun in the process.

The team is in Southbury CT

No remote opportunities exist

Will consider relocation for candidates with the right skills/experience

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

You will be part of a team supporting vital IBM Finance Systems Global Tax applications. A key component of how we work is using Agile Practices and IBM Design Thinking to drive customer success, deliver holistic product experiences, and tackle new and exciting challenges related to Application and System support, development and integration. We’re looking for an enthusiastic application developer to help us support and enhance our applications as they continue to grow in scope. Creativity, intellectual curiosity, passion for helping others, technical and business problem solving, and appreciation for professionalism and excellence in execution and client support are key characteristics for success. Candidates should aspire to continuous learning, be open to learning about and interacting daily with a wide variety of diverse cultures and backgrounds, and appreciate the value and experience of small, diverse teams who Think Big.

What you’ll do:

Job Duties:

• Collaborate with your teammates and interact with our product owners

• Support the Global Tax batch processes using JzOS and Java Web Services

• Write complex SQL queries and scripts to maintain data and allow for an audit trail

• Assist the team in our move towards becoming fully Agile/DevOps

• Investigate the best DevOps tools to fit and improve our processes

• Perform application technical owner tasks and reviews according to control book schedule

• Analyze customer or product owners needs and deliver solutions to meet those needs

• Provide ongoing steady state support and maintenance of our Global Tax applications

• Participate in design, development, review and test efforts for enhancements

• Perform root cause analysis of technical and process issues

• Work will be performed in Southbury, CT

Successful candidates will have the following work habits

• Strong desire and ability to learn new technical skills and absorb professional knowledge quickly

• Strong analytical, good debugging and problem solving skills

• Requires demonstrated communication and customer interfacing skills

• Iteratively develop and enhance solutions to business needs

• Demonstrate a clear pride of ownership, propose new ideas and exhibit relentless focus on quality

• Work effectively in an open environment where creativity and collaboration are welcome and encouraged

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 4+ years Application Development experience

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • NA

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.