IBM Entry-Level Front-End Developer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Job Description

START DATES FOR THIS POSITION ARE IN 2019

At IBM we have an amazing opportunity to transform the world with cognitive technology. By using the vast amounts of information available today to identify new patterns and make new discoveries, we are helping cities become smarter, hospitals transform patient care, financial institutions minimize risk, and pharmaceuticals find cures for rare diseases. Join the forward-thinking teams at IBM solving some of the world’s most complex problems – there is no better place to grow your career!

Entry Level Front-End Developers:

• Understand requirements, design, code, and test high-quality web and mobile apps

• Take wireframes from conception to implementation and design and improve user interfacing

• Work in frameworks such as: Backbone.js, Angular.js, React, Ember.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, and JQuery

• Are skilled in UI Development technologies such as HTML, CSS, Sass, and JSON

• Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Design Thinking Methodology

• Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Agile development methodology

Entry Level Front-End Software Developers are in demand across IBM's growth areas. You'll be matched and deployed to a development team in a strategic business, based on your offered location and fit. These are office-based positions in IBM locations including:

AZ: Tucson*

CA: Emeryville, Foster City, San Francisco, San Jose, Costa Mesa

CO: Denver*

GA: Atlanta, Sandy Springs

IL: Chicago*

KS: Lenexa*

MA: Andover, Boston, Cambridge, Littleton

MI: Ann Arbor*

MN: Rochester

NC : Durham, Raleigh

NY: Endicott, Hopewell Junction, Poughkeepsie, Yorktown Heights, North Castle, Manhattan

OH: Dublin

PA: Blue Bell, Pittsburgh*

TX: Austin, Dallas, Irving*, Houston

Opportunities in all locations will vary based on business demand

*indicates cities with limited opportunities

What You’ll Do:

  • You’ll work in an Agile, collaborative environment to understand requirements, design, code and test innovative applications, and support those applications for our highly valued customers.

  • You’ll employ IBM’s Design Thinking to create products that provide a great user experience along with high performance, security, quality, and stability.

  • You’ll have an opportunity to work with a variety of relational databases (SQL, Postgres, DB2, MongoDB), operating systems (Linux, Windows, iOS, Android), and modern UI frameworks (Backbone.js, AngularJS, React, Ember.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, and JQuery).

Who You Are:

  • You are highly motivated and have a passion for creating and supporting great products.

  • You thrive on collaboration, working side by side with people of all backgrounds and disciplines, and you have very strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • You are great at solving problems, debugging, troubleshooting, designing and implementing solutions to complex technical issues.

  • You have a basic understanding of software development and programming languages.

Key Tech Skills:

  • HTML, CSS, Sass, JASON, Backbone.js, Angular.js, React, Ember.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, and JQuery

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Must have basic knowledge in one of the following technology areas: HTML, CSS, Sass, JASON, Backbone.js, Angular.js, React, Ember.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, and JQuery

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Willing to travel up to 10%

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.