IBM Software Developer IoT/Edge/Distributed Computing in Melbourne

Location:Melbourne
Job Type:Full Time


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

IBM Software Developer IoT/Edge/Distributed Computing in Melbourne

  • Offered on a permanent regular employment basis or on a fixed term 24 months basis
  • Work in one of IBM’s 12 Elite Global Research Labs
  • Position located in beautiful Melbourne, Australia
Compensation package from $91,000 (full-time equivalent inclusive of superannuation) and will be determined based on successful candidate’s relevant skills and experience.
From landing the first astronauts on the moon to building the first cognitive system to win Jeopardy! IBM with its diverse culture, continues to be the innovative spark of the computing revolutions that shape our world. At the core of IBM’s innovation are its 12 global research labs. IBM Research Australia is a young, proud and diverse community working on industry solutions, conceiving, designing and building next generation enterprise systems.

IBM Research – Australia in Melbourne has a strong track record of research in the area of IoT/Edge and seeks to develop a peer-to-peer environment in which Edge devices can share resources in an autonomous and secure manner. The topic is highly multi-disciplinary and combines distributed computing with machine learning and load balancing. The group strives to do novel research while at the same time developing deployable assets and patenting ideas along the way. The role requires adaptability to other projects in the lab, which include natural language processing and image/pattern recognition.


What will I be doing?
  • Work with a team of established researchers and software engineers to develop state of the art technologies in the field of IoT and Edge devices – with a focus on peer-to-peer device interaction and distributed computing
  • Multidisciplinary topic combining pure research with asset development and real world application with clients
  • Expected to work with researchers and co-develop software assets deployed on a range of devices to allow autonomous and cooperative behaviours
  • Work with heterogenous compute environments consisting of everything from small devices, Raspberry Pi’s, laptops, and cloud servers

What skills will I need?
  • Distributed computing, networking, transport layers
  • Strong python skills
  • Experience with Realtime systems and machine learning
  • Hands-on experience with Edge devices and Raspberry Pi
  • Team code development with GitHub
  • Experience with Go is preferred
  • Experience with Natural Language Processing is desirable
  • Experience with deep learning is desirable


What experience do I need?
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT or related technical field
  • Demonstrated experience with IoT/Edge devices
  • Demonstrated experience with containers and orchestration
  • Experience in UI design and interactive visualization is desirable
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, colour, 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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