IBM Client Facing Tech Support Co-Op (Jan - May 2019) in St Louis, Missouri
THIS IS A 5 MONTH CO-OP WITH START DATES IN JANUARY 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!
Client Facing Tech Support Co-Ops:
Work directly with clients to deliver cognitive solutions to business problems; from project planning to solution design and software implementation and development
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Function in roles such as: architect, developer, project manager, support engineer
Work across portfolio of offerings (web development frameworks, to Java, to natural language processing, etc.)
Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Design Thinking Methodology
Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Agile development methodology
Client Facing Tech Support Co-Ops 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 - Costa Mesa, Emeryville, Foster City, San Francisco, San Jose
CO - Denver*
GA - Atlanta, Sandy Springs
IL - Chicago*
MA - Cambridge, Littleton
MN - Rochester
NC - Durham, Raleigh
NY - Endicott, Hopewell Junction, Manhattan, North Castle, Poughkeepsie, Yorktown Heights
OH - Dublin
PA - Blue Bell, Pittsburgh*
TX - Austin, Dallas, Houston, Irving*
Opportunities in all locations will vary based on business demand
*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 programming languages, applications, frameworks and APIs.
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.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Must have basic knowledge in one of the following technology areas: Several/variety of programming languages; application and web development; frameworks; APIs, etc.
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Willing to travel up to 10%
Bachelors or Masters Degree
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.