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Technical Students @ IBM


Introduction At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to

At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Do you have the desire to work on new projects within IoT, Blockchain, Big Data and Watson ?…
IBM Norway is looking for You !

IBM Norway is creating a team, driven by student workers, who will have the opportunity to work with the latest technologies within one of the world’s most innovative technology companies on existing customer problems.

You will be part of a prototyping team helping our skilled IT Architects and Sales Executives to demonstrate the value and capability of IBM’s technologies to our clients and Business Partners – herein developer communities and universities. You will be a part of our Nordic CTO office, that manages the Technical Students across all Nordic countries, and you will be taking leadership guidance and coaching from the local country CTO.

The job will be very self-paced and you will typically be organized in small teams with a joint goal of finishing a task or project within tight deadlines. Promoting yourself and your work through presentations, communication on social media as well as internal blogs will be a part of your role.

As a part of the Nordic Student team you will work with the latest of IBM’s technologies – e.g.:

  • IBM Cloud (developer platform)
  • AI and Deep Learning (Watson)
  • Internet of Things (IOT)
  • Blockchain
  • Ad-hoc tasks like app-development and in some cases together with other leading IT-vendors

On top of working with solutions that has direct value and impact for clients and partners you will also be working together with other students on bringing some of your projects back to the universities. These projects might be built based on your personal interests and innovation. It will be you and your colleagues – often collaborating with other IBM Business Units, who come up with the idea and bring them to life.

About You

You are ambitious and energetic in combination with a strong aptitude for technical challenges. You are a team player with strong communication skills and self-motivated.

It is required to have programming skills and preferably with skills in several programming languages. Or, you are a data scientist, focused on adopting machine learning techniques to solutions using R or Python centered tools.
It’s essential to your success in IBM that you are a creative thinker with a desire to create solutions to business problems, and you understand how to work in teams of people with different background and interest.

We Offer

  • The opportunity to get professional hands-on experience with the IT- industry’s latest technologies and innovations (Artificial Intelligence, IOT, cloud, etc)
  • A dynamic work environment with flexible hours
  • To become a part of a skilled and innovative professional team
  • Great flexibility in terms of physical work location as well as weekly contribution. It can be 10 or 20 hours a week depending on your availability and the requirements of your study

We look forward to seeing your application including your personal motivation as well as your CV and last report card (can be in the same document)!

If you have questions you are welcome to contact:

IBM Norway CTO & Executive Architect, Loek Vredenberg (+47 928 38 133 |
IBM Norway, Technical Community Leader, Jørgen Magnussen (+47-41-535306 |

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
We expect that you:

  • Have solid experience with at least one programming language
  • Understand IT-architecture in general
  • Have a strong interest into technology and innovation
  • Are a self-paced team player
  • Like to work in short sprints under high pressure
  • Are good at proactively communicating your capabilities and limitations
  • Are fluent in both verbal and written English
  • You are in your 3rd or 4th year of your studies

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business UnitIBM has a global presence, operating in more than 175 countries with a broad-based geographic distribution of revenue. The company’s Global Markets organization is a strategic sales business unit that manages IBM’s global footprint, working closely with dedicated country-based operating units to serve clients locally. These country teams have client relationship managers who lead integrated teams of consultants, solution specialists and delivery professionals to enable clients’ growth and innovation. By complementing local expertise with global experience and digital capabilities, IBM builds deep and broad-based client relationships. This local management focus fosters speed in supporting clients, addressing new markets and making investments in emerging opportunities. Additionally, the Global Markets organization serves clients with expertise in their industry as well as through the products and services that IBM and partners supply. IBM is also expanding its reach to new and existing clients through digital marketplaces.

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.