Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.
Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM's Tech Re-Entry program is looking for talented technical professionals who are looking to restart their technical careers after an absence from the workforce of 12 months or more. This paid apprenticeship will enable you to work on projects that match your expertise, interests, and abilities and could lead to full-time employment.
During your IBM Tech Re-Entry apprenticeship program, you will have the opportunity to update your skills in a contemporary work environment. You will have access to the latest tools and technologies available and work alongside multi-disciplinary teams to hone your expertise and deliver on client-critical solutions. You'll be able to experience the breadth of IBM resources while developing new skills and relationships.
Re-Entry hires participate in 6 month apprenticeships to refresh skills and prepare for transition to full time opportunities. The experience provides personalized technical learning to update and gain additional skills; earning badges and credentials along the way.
This posting is for a Software Developer position at IBM that will work in TM1, SQL and other environments to conduct development and test. As such, you will be involved in backend server systems development working on designing, coding, and testing servers, services, applications and/or databases that are reusable, scalable and meet critical architecture goals.
Projects can include the creation of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that are clean, well-documented, and easy to use, the creation and configuration of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and the design and implementation of large scale systems and Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) that enable continuous delivery.
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 will employ IBM's Design Thinking to create products that provide a great user experience along with high performance, security, quality, and stability.
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
In order to qualify for this apprenticeship, you must have been out of the workforce for a minimum of 12 months.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
You should have the following skills:
Basic understanding of software development lifecycle
Programming experience in languages such as, C, C++, SQL or Java
Ability to solve problems, debug, troubleshoot, design and implement solutions to complex technical issues.
Effective communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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Location StatementIBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
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