Application Developer-Mobile/Blockchain/VR Solutions-Coop (Toronto,ON)

Toronto, Ontario
Internship, Co-op

As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in an agile environment.  The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world’s technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

This position resides in Toronto, Ontario and is a 4 (co-op) month work term commencing January 2020. 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.
The IBM Interactive Experience (https://www- develops complete digital experience for our customers.

Our Canadian Digital Solution development team is a global leader in providing clients with Web, Mobile, Virtual Reality, or API development services based on emerging technologies. We design and develop custom solutions for a variety of device platforms including Responsive Web, iPhone, Android, Oculus Rift, Apple TV, and Blockchain.

We are also helping our client build the next generation of digital solutions that are cloud enabled and powered by cognitive using IBM Bluemix Cloud Platform and IBM Watson Solutions and APIs.

This position is for the IBM iX team based in Downtown Toronto.
Our team is looking for enthusiastic and driven Application Developers with full stack application development skills.

Do you live and breathe mobile? Are you that person who sees opportunity everywhere for digital technology to improve experiences? Can you collaborate and push the envelope to design, develop and implement leading applications for our clients? We want your skills and experience.

Bring us your work portfolio and let's talk!

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

  • Minimum of 4-months internship/co-op experience in application development
  • Experience developing rich mobile/web user interfaces, component and widgets
  • Understanding of API specs and knowledge of how to create them (REST APIs, Microservices)
  • Detail oriented, creative, resourceful and able to work independently as well as part of a larger team
Keen eye for details and quality at both the code level and the overall application design
  • Exhibits creative thinking, have the drive to turn ideas into reality, and have a passion for user experience

  • Knowledge of different solution/software development methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, Extreme Programming)
  • Experience in server-side technologies (One of: J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, NodeJS, Python, PHP)
  • Co-op or internship program enrollment is mandatory
  • Experience creating iOS native applications/frameworks (Objective-C and/or Swift)
  • Experience creating native Android applications/frameworks (Java and/or Kotlin)
  • Experience with mobile web technologies (HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3) and UI frameworks (React, Angular, Vue))
  • Experience with cloud platforms including AwS, Bluemix and Azure
  • Experience creating AR/VR applications using Unity or React VR
Development experience in C#
  • Experience with machine learning algorithms

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

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.

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