IBM Watson Advanced Engagements Front End Developer in New York, New York

Ready to change the way business works? IBM Watson uses cognitive computing to tackle challenging problems across industries. Technology should work for people, not the other way around. Watson’s cognitive computing experiences represent a potential breakthrough in the ability of computers to become more humane, more helpful to people.IBM Watson is in search of a Watson Advanced Engagements Front End Developer.As a Front End Developer you will be part of the Watson Advanced Engagements and Immersive Experiences organization, which delivers high-impact client engagements that demonstrate the power of Watson technologies when applied to various business scenarios. We’re tackling some of the most challenging problems in cognitive and cloud computing and thrive at the intersection of cloud hosted solutions, Watson APIs, machine learning, analytics and Big Data, scalable architectures and IBM Design. We are at the forefront of interface and interaction design to create experiences that inspire customers to see the potential business value of Watson, but do so in an empathetic manner that connects with all audiences.The Watson Advanced Engagements Front End Developer will be a hands-on front end developer having extensive experience building interactive web applications. Candidates must be experts at various web development tools and technologies, including node.js, Python and other forms of server-side scripting, JavaScript toolkits such as React, advanced CSS and styling. They are also required to have experience working with and delivering projects using the Watson Developer Cloud APIs and have experience with Bluemix. Candidates must have experience working in large teams, rapid iterative agile development and estimating development tasks accurately. Candidates must have hands-on experience with IBM Design methodology. NOTE: This position will be located in Austin, TX or New York, NY

  • Associates Degree/College Diploma

  • 10+ years experience in software development

  • 5+ years experience in web application development & front end development (web)

  • 2+ years experience in Bluemix platform

  • 1+ years experience in building cognitive solutions with Watson APIs and IBM Design methodologies

  • Candidate will be expected to provide a portfolio showcasing their web development experience

  • English: Fluent

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