Application Development Specialist Internship *DATA* (Baton Rouge)
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.
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As an Application Development Specialist Intern you will work with a team to apply your application development and project management skills, helping to design, build, test, and support leading edge applications to meet project requirements. Work as an Application Developer Intern might include; application development based on technical specs, data research and analysis, process documentation, or administration of engagement activities (e.g., performing data analysis, creation of reports) in support of a project. Ideal candidates will be self-motivated, success driven, and looking to make a difference in the world. They will possess skills in the disciplines of Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems Decision Sciences, Information Systems, Math and other related faculties, particularly software development or application management and development. This is a student internship position and candidates must be a registered full time student to apply.
The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel approximately 50% of the time. This is a traditional office position. You must live in, or be willing to relocate to, LOUISIANA. The work location is 100 North Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802. This is not a work from home position.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
High School Diploma/GED
Basic knowledge- Currently enrolled as a Junior or Senior in a Technical Bachelor's Degree Program with a focus on programming. (Ex. CS, ISDS, IT, CIS)
Candidate should be advanced in a single coding language such as R or Python or JAVA or JEE or C++
Understanding of statistics and mathematical techniques and their applications
Ability to draw upon professional concepts to collaborate with others to carry out assigned duties
Ability to challenge the validity of given procedures and processes with the intent to enhance and improve
Estimated graduation date in 2019 or earlier
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Experience using Agile and Design Thinking methodologies
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.
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