IBM Linux Technology Center Upline Manager in AUSTIN, Texas

The Linux Technology Center is a worldwide organization whose purpose is to make Power and Z leading platforms for Enterprise Cloud. Data, and Cognitive Solutions. We do that by enabling Open Source technologies for Power and Z and actively contributing to open source communities for the Linux OS, KVM, OPAL, OpenStack, Docker, and other related technologies. We also partner with the Linux distros and other business partners on offerings for systems platforms. We are hiring an up-line manager leading a development organization spanning multiple geographies. Management responsibilities include: leading an experienced technical team to develop and deliver Linux related open source technologies for Power and System Z platforms, partnering across IBM on defining and executing the technical strategy, working with 3rd parties on building the ecosystem and delivering software solutions, and interacting with customers to understand business needs and help grow revenue. This global leader must foster a collaborative work environment for local and remote teams, promoting an agile and innovative culture. The ideal candidate would have development and leadership experience in Linux and Open Source development. He/She must be a proactive leader who teams across organizational boundaries and drives the delivery of solutions for business success, including engaging in 3rd party vendor negotiations and customer engagements.

  • 3-5 year’s experience in software development.

  • 4-6 year’s experience in technical leadership/management.