IBMs Tech Re-Entry Apprenticeship program develops talented technical professionals who are looking to restart their careers after an absence from the workforce of two years or more. This paid 12 week Apprenticeship enables participants to work on projects that match their expertise, interests and abilities and could lead to full-time employment. In the same way an internship offers a guided period of exploration, the IBM Tech Re-entry Apprenticeship program provides participants with an opportunity to update their skills in a work environment that may have significantly changed since their last experience. Apprentices will have access to the latest tools and technologies available and work alongside a multi-disciplinary team of scientists, engineers and business professionals to hone their expertise and focus on the next generation of processes and software. The program will also provide the opportunity to experience the breadth of IBM resources while developing new relationships. Apprenticeship positions are currently available for IBM Software Developer/Tester Apprentices in the IBM Security business unit. These positions are available in Fredericton, NB.
IBM Security is a global provider of high-value, cost-effective, security information and event management (SIEM) products.
The flagship offering, QRadar, integrates previously disparate functions including log management, network behavior analytics, and security event management into a total security intelligence solution. QRadar provides users with crucial visibility into what is occurring with their networks, data centers, and applications to better protect IT assets and meet regulatory requirements.
What will you do as an IBM Software Developer/Tester Apprentice?
Creation and execution of comprehensive product test plans, test cases and scripts Test automation/ unit test development Interfacing with QA/development teams to understand/resolve potential defects in the product Collaboration with Customer Support team to understand/reproduce field issues Configuring/installing Linux servers and other security devices Assist in accurately estimating the effort for various phases of software development cycle Development of features for Security products
What do we look for in a successful IBM Software Developer/Tester Apprentice?
Strong problem solving/troubleshooting abilities Excellent verbal and written communication abilities Ability to manage time and handle multiple priorities
This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.