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Junior IT Consultant – Automation


Introduction IBM Application Consultants work directly with our clients on key initiatives. You will have the opportunity to build an in-depth understanding of their business issues and implement org

IBM Application Consultants work directly with our clients on key initiatives. You will have the opportunity to build an in-depth understanding of their business issues and implement organizational strategies that drive adoption of change. We are looking for experts who can build credibility and trust with our clients and provide knowledge that addresses individual and unique business needs.

Your Role and Responsibilities
The person accepted to this role will learn necessary skills and join projects in one of the IBM Expert Labs Automation delivery engagements. The work will be taking place either remotely or require a travel to work locally in one of our customer sites in the European Union. This is an international environment work.

Everyday tasks include:

– Participation and engagement in customer projects – installations, maintenance, new functionality development

  • Learning and growing new skills from the area of the abovementioned products, but also the area of planning, budgeting and work methodology
  • Sharing knowledge with other teams in form of reports, status meetings, webinars, conference presentations

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
– English language – speaking / writing

– Familiarity with administration, scripting and security fundamentals of IT operating systems – Windows Server, Linux
– Familiarity and usage of application servers and application runtimes – i.e. Tomcat, PHP

  • Fundamentals in programming or scripting with Java, Python, JavaScript, Drupal, reading logs and outputs, basic monitoring and practical troubleshooting
  • Practical experience in own, home-grown IT projects or projects at the university / from another internship / job contract

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
– IT or STEM university degree – Bachelor or Master

  • Ability to read and understand of technical documentation, i.e. architecture diagrams, workflows, etc.
  • Familiarity with virtualisation and containerisation of applications
  • Experience with private and / or public cloud platforms

– Experience with applications monitoring tools – ELK, Splunk, Istio, Nagios, Zabbix, etc.

– Familiarity with integration tools, protocols and APIs – Kafka, MQ, JDBC, SOAP, REST, etc.`

  • Familiarity with incident & problem management, systems like JIRA, ServiceNow

About Business UnitIBM’s Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM’s Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments—with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.

Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It’s time to define your career.

About IBMIBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementIBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

Being You @ IBMIBM 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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.