Thursday, September 29, 2011

2011 Graduate Opportunities @ IBM Careers



2011 Graduate Opportunities

Job ID SWG-0364149
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 16-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Software Development
Travel No travel
Job category Software Development & Support
Business unit IBM CollabSols
Job role Software Developer
Job role skillset Java
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No
Job description
In order to be considered for a Graduate opportunity, candidates must have less than 24 months experience post Graduation

If you’re looking for an internship during your degree, a summer internship or a graduate job, IBM offer first-class opportunities for top students and graduates.

Are you ready to put the knowledge and skills you’ve learnt at university into practice, and turn them into real results? Do you have a passion for technology? Do you want to be part of a truly global company with nearly 400,000 employees in over 160 countries? IBM Ireland Development Lab are looking for talented, innovative and motivated graduates to join the Dublin Lab at IBM’s Technology Campus, which is also home to IBM's first Smarter Cities Technology Centre. Our expansive product portfolio offers opportunities within technology fields such as: Web 2.0, Social Networking, Unified Communications, Web Conferencing, Virtual Worlds, E-learning, Database Management, High Performance Computing, Software Portal Technology, Language Translation, Advanced Software Applications and many more...

Immersed in leading-edge technologies and with strong ties to academia you will continue to learn and contribute to the innovations emerging from the lab. As part of a matrix organisation with a strong mentoring ethos you are encouraged to excel within a team that promotes risk taking and rewards success. You’ll get to work in a friendly but fast paced environment with talented and inspirational colleagues. Our focus is on delivery, not so much on when and where you work, so you’ll experience a level of flexibility that many other companies just can’t offer.

Graduate opportunities are available within Development, Test and Technical Support functions

Software Development Engineer:
• BSc, MSc, PhD
• Good understanding of software development process/cycle
• Demonstrated experience in Java and/or C++ Development (A good final year project in Java/Web technologies/C++ and interim placement experience would be advantageous)
• Demonstrated experience with automation using Rational tools or Java
• Relational database skills eg MS SQL, Oracle, DB2
• Web Technology knowledge
• Knowledge/Experience of the following would be advantageous:
o Javascript, HTML/XML, Unix, Linux, Windows
o Message Passing (MPI) Programs
o Binary format coding, including ELF (Linux binary format)
o Compiler transformations and ability to work with symbol tables and object file address relocation
o Fortran programming
• Excellent troubleshooting skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Passion for development
• Fluency in English


Software Test Engineer (System & Functional Verification Test):
• BSc, MSc, PhD
• Good understanding of software test process/cycle
• Ability to write, execute and maintain test cases
• Experience in the use of Automation test tools such as Rational Functional Tester, Rational Performance Tester, LoadRunner, Performance Centre, Selenium etc, and/or through the use of custom developed tooling with Java, XML, PERL, PHP, Python, Shell scripting etc.
• Ability to accurately document product issues
• Excellent troubleshooting skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Passion for software
• Fluency in English

Software Deployment Engineer:
• BSC, MSC or PhD
• Ability to setup & Administer DB2/MSSQL/Oracle servers
• Ability to setup LDAP (IBM Dir. Server/ Domino / MS active Dir Srvr, Novell)
• Ability to setup Websphere Admin Server/Portal
• Excellent troubleshooting skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Passion for software
• Fluency in English

Software Support Engineer:
• BSc or similar, MSc, PhD
• Good understanding of software development lifecycle
• Windows/Unix/Linux system administration skills
• Basic skills in application development and VB, C, and Java Programming language
• Database administration skills eg MS SQL, Oracle, Informix

Required
Bachelor's Degree
English: Fluent
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.

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Austrian sales representative Vacancy @ IBM Careers



Austrian sales representative - job based in Dublin (Ireland)

Job ID S_D-0332583
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Multiple (AT, IE)
Posted 21-Sep-2011
Work city - Any
Job area Sales
Travel No travel
Job category Sales
Business unit ibm.com
Job role General Other Sales
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
About IBM

IBM is the world’s biggest technology company with multiple offerings to its client base. Uniquely in the industry we are able to provide integrated solutions and offerings to meet customer needs. With 400,000 employees worldwide, this year will be the 100th anniversary of our foundation in 1911. So it’s a great place to start to build a career, in a company that continually re-invents itself. Our latest initiatives include Cloud Computing and next-generation Data Centre services, Smarter Planet which focuses on integrated infrastructures and beyond. These all build and develop enhanced capability in a company with an incredible history of innovation.

The Role

Currently we are recruiting for Sales Specialist roles located at our ibm.com Inside Sales Teleweb centre in Dublin. These roles will use the infrastructure in IBM to sell offerings to the customer base in your country, using the web and the phone. The products sold will typically fall into the Hardware, Software or Services category, and on larger sales opportunities may in fact involve a number of these in the same engagement to meet the customer’s needs.

You will work as part of an international IBM team in the Dublin centre, dedicated to a specific customer set. It will be within your remit to identify opportunities, but more typically they will be already identified and it will be your job to close the sale. To do this you will need to be able to:

Smarter Cities Research Business Development Manager Vacancy @ IBM Careers



Smarter Cities Research Business Development , Operations and Strategy (Manager)

Job ID RES-0430106
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 23-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Research
Travel 10% travel annually
Job category Enterprise Operations
Business unit Res Geo
Job role Business Operations Professional
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
The Smarter Cities Technology Centre (SCTC) at IBM’s Dublin Research Laboratory, Ireland is accepting applications for experienced business development and research program managers

We are seeking business development and research program managers who will help in building a new IBM Research and Development lab focused on Smarter Cities. Successful candidates will work with Researchers and managers in the lab to develop research business development strategies to complement our technical strategies, they will manage/ lead assessing, engaging, and liaising with potential and existing partner cities, universities, industrial service providers (such as energy, transport, water, and telecom service providers), and research funding entities, and they will play a critical role in business operations, internal and external communications, and program management across all IBM Research Ireland’s missions.

Successful candidates will have a proven track record of business development and program management. Additionally, due to the startup nature of the lab and the deeply technical and scientific mission, successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to understand the latest technological advances and the expertise of the centre; to assess the market, technology, and gaps for our focus areas (cities, water, transport, energy); and how to bridge between business/customer objectives and our research mission on complex technical and business challenges.

Smarter Cities Research Business Development Current Vacancy @ IBM Careers



Smarter Cities Research Business Development , Operations and Strategy

Job ID RES-0429695
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 23-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Research
Travel 10% travel annually
Job category Enterprise Operations
Business unit Res Geo
Job role Business Operations Professional
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
The Smarter Cities Technology Centre (SCTC) at IBM’s Dublin Research Laboratory, Ireland is accepting applications for business development, strategy, and program management professionals.

We are seeking experienced professionals with demonstrated abilities in business development, business development strategy, and program management in a technical, software-based context. Successful candidates will help in building a new IBM Research and Development lab focused on Smarter Cities, by working with researchers and managers in the lab to develop research business development strategies to complement our technical strategies. They will lead/support assessing, engaging, and liaising with potential and existing partner cities, universities, industrial service providers (such as energy, transport, water, and telecom service providers), other IBM divisions, and external research funding entities. They will play a critical role in business operations, internal and external communications, and program management across all IBM Research and Development -- Ireland’s missions.

Successful candidates will have a proven track record of business development and program management in a technical, software-based context. Additionally, due to the startup nature of the lab and the deeply technical and scientific mission, successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to understand the latest technological advances and the expertise of the centre; to assess the market, technology, and gaps for our focus areas (cities, water, transport, energy); and how to bridge between business/customer objectives and our research mission on complex technical and business challenges.

Law Graduates, Newly Qualified current vacancy @ IBM Employment



Law Graduates, Newly Qualified, 1-3 years experience

Job ID SWG-0434694
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 23-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Legal
Travel No travel
Job category Legal
Business unit Software Group
Job role General Lawyer
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
The IBM Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Legal Department is establishing a ‘Legal Centre of Excellence’ (CoE) in Dublin.

The CoE will provide comprehensive contract and commercial related support to IBM business professionals and Attorneys across the EMEA region. The remit will be challenging and broad, encompassing a wide variety of technology agreements including the development, negotiation, analysis and red-lining of software, hardware, financing, business partner and other agreements for IBM’s business throughout the region. This will necessitate working closely and effectively with other members of the IBM EMEA and Global Legal Department.

This new organisation will consist of a combination of high caliber law graduates, newly qualified lawyers or lawyers with 1 to 3 years post qualification experience.

Software Engineering / Researcher Current Vacancy @ IBM Careers



Software Engineering / Researcher (1 year fixed term contract)

Job ID RES-0434162
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 27-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Research
Travel No travel
Job category Research
Business unit Next Gen Comp
Job role Software Engineering Researcher
Job role skillset BAO-Advanced Analytics & Optimization
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
IBM Research's Next Generation computing Team in Dublin are looking for a talented, experienced and enthusiastic research engineer to join the team.

Ideal candidates have a passion for research and software development and in particular developing for cutting edge architecture, parallel and distributed computing and performance critical environments, for e.g. wire-speed application acceleration; this must be be clearly demonstrable by career choices to date e.g research projects choices, research positions and work experience.

Candidates must also have demonstrated ability to define research plans, carry out leading research, and publish research results through professional journals, academic conferences, and patents. As a researcher you will be expected to formalise challenging problems, develop new solutions, and work with business & development teams to ensure these solutions have a significant impact. We work together with IBM Research worldwide and top academic partners and expect our researchers to publish results in top-tier conferences and journals.

Senior Web 2.0 Developers Vacancy @ IBM Employment



Senior Web 2.0 Developers

Job ID SWG-0437524
Job type Full-time Regular
Work country Ireland
Posted 28-Sep-2011
Work city Mulhuddart
Job area Software Development
Travel No travel
Job category Software Development & Support
Business unit Software Group
Job role Software Developer
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
We're looking for Senior Web 2.0 developers experienced in building rich web based applications using open standards and cutting edge techniques. You must be comfortable with XHTML, CSS and Javascript, including knowledge of the intricacies of supporting a variety of browser platforms. Experience using the Dojo framework is preferable. A good candidate will have a passion for producing functional and highly performing user experiences and be able to take conceptual designs and turn them into reality, working closely with the design team to achieve a common goal. You should be aware of evolving trends and directions in web application development as well as having an appreciation for the importance of accessibility.
An ideal candidate will be self-starting and able to drive work to conclusion independently, whilst also being part of a wider team including an empathy with testers and documentation writers. Experience as part of an agile software development team is useful.

Student- ibm.com Project Support Admin Role Vacancy @ IBM Careers



Student- ibm.com Project Support Admin Role

Job ID S_D-0438154
Job type Full-time Complementary
Work country Ireland
Posted 29-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Sales
Travel No travel
Job category Other
Business unit ibm.com
Job role Student/Intern
Job role skillset General
Intern year of study Graduate Internship term
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
Applicants must Graduate in 2010 or later

IBM is recruiting a Student to work within a team of professional Project Managers who support the inside sales organisation regarding tool deployment, new mission set up and other ad hoc projects. The Student would be required to help out on a variety of projects and in some cases own small projects themselves. The ideal candidate will be someone who has covered project management as part of their studies, who is organised, has a structured approach is enthusiastic about learning the ibm.com business model and IBM in general.

Sales Specialist Student @ IBM Employment



Sales Specialist Student (German Speaking)

Job ID S_D-0369860
Job type Full-time Complementary
Work country Ireland
Posted 29-Sep-2011
Work city Dublin
Job area Sales
Travel No travel
Job category Sales
Business unit ibm.com
Job role General Other Sales
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
The Sales Specialist student is responsible for selling IBM offerings (hardware, software, services, and industry solutions) directly to customers. Sales specialists are specialized in a set of related offerings known as a disciplines, and are assigned to specific opportunities where they possess the sales and technical expertise required to conduct all phases of the sales cycle. For assigned opportunities, they are responsible for closing the sale and positively influencing customer satisfaction with respect to the engagement and IBM offerings.They have developed an understanding of the sales processes, techniques and tools in the discipline, which include, but are not limited to opportunity / territory management, availability management, network management, application development, cost justification, recovery services, and acquisition management.

Student/Intern @ IBM Employment



Student/Intern

Job ID SWG-0438165
Job type Full-time Complementary
Work country Ireland
Posted 29-Sep-2011
Work city Cork
Job area Software Development
Travel No travel
Job category Other
Business unit Tivoli
Job role Student/Intern
Job role skillset General
Commissionable/Sales-Incentive jobs only No

Job description
We in IBM Tivoli have Undergraduate Placement (Cooperative Education) openings for Information Developers/Technical Writers at our Cork & Galway labs. These student information developers will be closely supervised and trained to develop information content and documentation for Tivoli software products. Placement will run from January 2012 to August 2012.

The ideal applicant needs to possess many or all of the following skills:
Proficient in English and in creating clear, task-oriented technical information that meets audience needs
Self motivated and self starting, willing to take on responsibility and to up-skill in a short time-frame
IT literate, proficient in MS Office, or equivalent, and capable of understanding software development concepts