IBM Software Developer, Firmware at IBM in San Jose, California

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

**Introduction**Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.**Your Role and Responsibilities**The Software Developer will be responsible for designing, developing, coding, and maintaining firmware for embedded SAN platforms. They will design, prototype, and verify systems for SAN applications from requirements to production. You will be expected to analyze and enhance efficiency, stability, performance, and scalability of system resources. You will also be required to create and manage hardware and software documentation/specifications for active projects.Test and debug embedded software and applications as well as participate in code and design reviews. As a Software Developer on the team, you will provide technical assistance to clients and sales teams, integrate and validate new product designs and interface with hardware design and development.**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**+ 5+ yrs experience in embedded software or hardware development+ 5+ yrs experience with development and troubleshooting on embedded targets+ 3+ yrs experience designing, developing, coding, and maintaining firmware for embedded SAN platforms+ 3+ yrs experience designing, prototyping, and verifying systems for SAN applications from requirements to production+ Proficient in C, C++, and assembly+ Experience in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems+ Agile development skills+ Working knowledge of Linux, version control systems, and defect tracking tools+ Knowledge of SAN protocols including FIbre Channel+ Familiarity with logic/protocol analyzers, schematics, and datasheets for components+ Team player with great interpersonal and communication skills+ Proven working experience in software engineering and peer reviews+ Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company's success+ Critical thinker and problem-solving skills**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**+ Embedded and realtime x86 skills and experience desirable**About Business Unit**IBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world's most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.**Your Life @ IBM**What matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.**About IBM**IBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.**Location Statement**IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.**Being You @ IBM**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.