IBM Python and AWS Developer in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) 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 GBS 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.

The Python and AWS Developer will work with backend and Python automation, CI pipelines, and cloud provisioning/automation with Public Cloud (AWS/Azure/IBM/Google Cloud). You will be responsible for implementing the integrations to handle the consumption of public Cloud Service Provider services via APIs.


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.



Career growth

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.

Corporate citizenship

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!



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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 6+ months of experience with Python development

  • 6+ months of experience developing with APIs (e.g., to communicate with Cloud Service Providers, COTS product APIs).

  • 6+ months of experience with automated testing tools

  • Knowledge of Web API, REST, XML, JSON, Security (OAuth, OpenID Connect)

  • Familiarity with Object oriented programming and some ORM (Object Relational Mapper) libraries (e.g., Django)

  • Experience with code versioning tools (e.g., Git)

  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, Bootstrap, jQuery, HTML5, and CSS3

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience with MySQL and SQL

  • Experience integrating with IAM and Active Directory Experience developing using an Agile methodology

  • Experience with writing code to view, insert, update, and delete records to/from MySQL databases

  • Experience with multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform

  • Experience using AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud API's to provision Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

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.