**Job Description** IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM. In this exciting role, JDeveloper to design and develop JEE/Java components in compliance with project guidelines, perform testing and integration, maintain Java components as required. Design and develop J2EE/Java components as part of the IRS MeF solution in compliance with project guidelines • Perform unit and development level integration testing as needed • Perform code maintenance based on needs of IBM testing, customer testing, and production issues. • Support of integration of MeF infrastructure components with MeF application • Documentation of software design and code Location is Germantown, MD **BENEFITS** Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population. + http://www-01.ibm.com/employment/us/benefits/ + _https://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/50744.wss_ **CAREER GROWTH** Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through: + Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills + Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations + Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role. **CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP** With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in! + http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/initiatives.html + http://www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility/ (2252) PSHJ **Required Technical and Professional Expertise** • Java and JEE (Web Services, JMS, EJB’s and MDB’s) development • XMLand XSLT development • Microsoft Excel developing macros • Oracle and SQL • Rational Software Architect or Eclipse • Rational ClearCase/ClearQuest • United States-MBI **Preferred Tech and Prof Experience** • Automated unit testing using Junit. • Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Shell Programming Experience developing applications on IBM WebSphere Application Server, WebSphere MQ and JBOSS Application Server **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.