IBM Application Developer, Telecom Network Equipment Products in TORONTO, Ontario

IBM Global Business Services: Join a Leader. Consult with us.IBM Global Business Services has more than 60,000 professionals in over 50 countries worldwide. With a strong focus on results, we enable clients to leverage technology and information to improve performance and create sustainable competitive advantages. We will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design and management to leading sector organizations in 17 industries worldwide. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, you will learn valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities. ‚Äč We are proud of our talented team, our respected reputation, and our outstanding results. Our team is looking for an enthusiastic and driven Application Developer with skills in Telecom Network Equipment Products. Role Description: Develops telecom applications/network equipment products (NEP) using C, C++, Java, scripting languages, on Unix and linux platforms. Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in all design sessions and provides technical leadership (including technical decisions, technology recommendations, defining standards, leading POCs, and mentoring developers);

  • Work with project sponsors during the project planning phase to understand the requirements to define and solution design that meets the business and technical needs of the client;

  • Define the strategy and overall vision for solutions. Provide complete solution designs that consider cost, performance, scalability, reusability, and extensibility;

  • Document application requirements, technical specifications, use-cases, workflow processes;

  • Actively be involved in the functional and technical discussion with the client;

  • Perform estimations based on industry widely known of project specific methods and tools;

  • Actively be involved in all the project phases: analysis, design, implementation, test/acceptance.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Working background of 5 years or more with IT solutions

  • Ability to work with Unix internals and Relational Databases / MySQL /Oracle etc.;

  • Knowledge of ATCA, or any Blade based Platform systems;

  • Knowledge of Telecom network (Wireline, Wireless, Broadband, Optical etc), technology (2.5G, 3G, 4G, EVDO, CDMA etc.) and Protocols (SONET, SDH, SS7, AAA etc.);

  • Various Air Interface like A, Um etc.;

  • Experience in coding and debugging;

  • Knowledge regarding designing high availability carrier grade systems;

  • Should be able to refer and interpret Standards documents.

Professional Skills:

  • Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment:

  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment;Proven communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills;

  • Problem solving and structured analysis skills;Systematic and responsible approach to problem solving.

Global Services