Cloud Engineer Watson Analytics

ASAP
Competitive
Ottawa, Ontario
Entry Level, Early Career
Job Description

Ready to change the way the world works? This is your chance to develop innovative new technology products, as well as your career, with the world's second largest software-maker. Hone your expertise alongside fellow talented professionals, where you'll develop some of the most exciting software solutions on the market. At IBM, we're committed to the advancement of open Internet standards and applications as well.

Watson Analytics is a smart data discovery service on the cloud. It introduces a paradigm shift in the way business users engage with data and analytics. Guided by capabilities from across the IBM Business Analytics portfolio, Watson Analytics allows business users to independently navigate through their data, easily applying their domain knowledge to the observed patterns in order to quickly answer questions, gain insights and make informed, data-driven decisions.

As an IBM Cloud Engineer working in our DevOps culture, you will use the latest tools and technologies available to deliver state-of-the-art SaaS offerings. Youâ??ll be responsible for the design, development, release and ongoing operation of Continuous Delivery & Deployment framework, architecture, tooling and process that support our technology platforms and services.

We have several positions open and are looking for candidates with different levels of experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Enable Dev and Ops to build and deploy our application from code to production and internal environments using our infrastructure
  • Standardize, automate and document setup of development and production environments
  • Ensure production system outages and crashes are minimized, and come up with preventive measures against future downtime
  • Design and socialize requirements needed to produce resilient, maintainable and scalable products and services
  • Collaborate with peers on work estimation/planning and implementation of new versions/features of tools
  • Bring new automation technologies to improve the velocity and quality of our engineering efforts

Skills Needed:

  • Experience engineering solutions in a DevOps culture supporting Automation, Continuous Integration/Delivery, Continuous Availability, Logging, Monitoring, etc.
  • Experience providing infrastructure to support developers to deliver to CI/CD systems
  • In-depth automation experience using configuration management tools such as Chef, Jenkins and Docker
  • Strong coding/scripting skills with languages such as Python
  • Experience administering app servers, web servers and databases such Node.js, WebSphere, Nginx, MongoDB, DB2, IBM BigInsights
  • Experience working with Vyatta, ELK, Linux, NewRelic
  • Demonstrated belief in failing fast and working iteratively in an Agile environment

Find out more about IBM Watson Analytics: http://www.ibm.com/WatsonAnalytics

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

Life @ IBM Ottawa:

Head down to our cafeteria where you might find that the recipe for lunch was created by IBM Watson! Get active at the onsite gym - join a yoga session or one of the fitness classes. Take a break in the games room or challenge a colleague to reach the highest score on one of the various game consoles.

Join our new hire group that plans and hosts fun events both internally and in the Ottawa community. Not only is it tons of fun but you can grow your network and be part of change in the workplace!

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise:

  • At least 1 year experience engineering solutions for Continuous Integration/Delivery in a DevOps culture
  • At least 1 year software development experience
  • Fluent in English

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience:

  • At least 1 year experience with Docker, Jenkins, NewRelic, Kibana, Vyatta, Chef, Linux, Python.
  • At least 2 years software development experience

Eligibility Requirements:

Must be eligible/legally entitled to work in Canada.

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

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.

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