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Software Developer - Coop (Ottawa, ON)

Ottawa, Ontario
Job Description

Change the world at IBM. There aren't many companies who can say they have been an integral part of the global business landscape for more than a century. While the world has changed considerably over the past 100 years, IBM, our people and our offerings have continuously led the way with business and technology innovation.

Today, we are more than a hardware, software and services provider, yet we remain true to our heritage as a team of collaborative forward-thinkers, focused on making business and society work better. We are part of the fabric of everyday life and stand for world-changing progress.

Join a company where you can make an impact and literally change the world. With so many different opportunities available – the sky is the limit!

*This Student Position resides in Ottawa, Ontario and is a 4 (co-op) month work term commencing September, 2017.

It is mandatory that all applicants are enrolled in full-time studies at a post-secondary institution and returning to full-time studies upon completion of the work term.

What IBM Offers You?

  1. Work directly on product and services that affect our clients, while having access to cutting edge software technology
  2. Work on projects which are challenging and rewarding
  3. A business casual dress code and flexible work hours, to ensure work-life balance
  4. Access to Future Blue - IBM's large student community that provides networking opportunities, sporting and social events.

It is a mandatory requirement for students to apply online at including a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) official or unofficial transcripts.

The following job responsibilities for Software Developer include:

Are you a highly motivated developer with automation and development skills to help us grow our Cognos Analytics (CA) and Watson Analytics (WA) development pipeline to the Cloud? We have the tools, environments, and developers to make it happen and you could be part of it.

In IBM Business Analytics (CA & WA) development, we have a stable of products to report, analyze, visualize and present data. We enable business users to work with their business questions, self-served through our products, to come out with the insights and personalization they need. Our team develops, builds, tests, and packages the products for deployment either on-premises (CA) or into the cloud (CA & WA).

We work with a lot of development teams in CA and WA, with a lot of development environments and tools, and deploy into multiple clouds. We are looking for your fresh perspective, creativity, and enthusiasm in designing and developing the systems we need. Learning new technologies and concepts rapidly and passion for software innovation is a must.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise:

  • Experience with Windows and Linux in Cloud environments
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communications skills
  • Co-op or internship program enrollment is mandatory

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience:

  • Knowledge of IBM products related to Cognos Analytics and Watson Analytics
  • Knowledge of software development and tools
  • Experience with multiple programming languages
  • Understanding of software engineering and DevOps

Eligibility Requirements:

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, Syria) on a work permit you are not eligible for employment in this position.

EO Statement:

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. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.