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IBM Firmware Developer Co-Op (Jan - May 2019) in St Louis, Missouri

Job Description


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!

Firmware Developer Co-Ops:

  • Design, develop, and test software that manages and controls hardware

  • Are skilled in C, C++, Java, Python, etc.

  • Work in different phases of software and firmware development and various stages in the product lifecycle (design, implementation, simulation, bring up, verification, and release)

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

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

Firmware Developer 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 industry experts to design, develop and test fast and efficient software that directly manages and controls the hardware. Firmware may exist anywhere in a computing system from the central computing complex to management consoles, power supplies, and I/O adapters.

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: C, C++, Java, Python

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Willing to travel up to 10%

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree

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.