Did you know….
That IBM invented the barcode over 40 years ago? That we created the processors that power your Wii, Xbox 360 and Playstation? That we invented the first personal computer 30 years ago? And that we developed the NASA technology which enabled man to land on the moon?...
If you didn’t, then imagine what else there is to find out about us!
For starters, there’s our award winning training & development program and a culture that fosters innovation and creativity. There’s also our flexible working environment, the chance to network with global experts … and, given the size and diversity of IBM, the opportunity to work in any area across our business.
Join us. Let's build a smarter planet.
Step inside IBM, and you'll see it's a colourful, stimulating, diverse place, where people feel inspired and supported to achieve something truly unique. Our environment is fast-paced and demanding. But we'll make sure you have all the support you need to flourish within it. There are mentoring and buddy schemes, which means that you'll have an IBM expert or recent graduate on hand to offer support when you need it, as well as a range of networking groups – designed to give you even greater opportunities to meet like-minded people. You'll also be part of a global network that are always willing to help you out, and on a more local level, part of a close-knit student and graduate community too. So, aside from this, what do we offer? Second to none training, tailored professional development plans, career opportunities almost everywhere, global reach, household brand names as clients, employee discounts, world class technology & tools and a diverse, supportive work environment. The list goes on. You'll work in friendly environment with talented colleagues. Given the size and scale of our business you'll experience huge variety in the work that you'll get involved with and you'll work with a range of clients across all types of business. Whichever career path you choose to follow at IBM, we can offer you incredible, memorable times. You will have great social network, gain invaluable experience in the field of your choice, learn new skills and develop expert knowledge - at one of the most successful companies in history. But don't just take our word for it. When we asked some of our current graduates what words they felt accurately described working at IBM, there were 3 clear winners. Innovative. Friendly. Flexible. So there you have it. Join us and we think you'll agree.
For our Graduate Scheme - you'll need to have achieved or be expecting to achieve a 2:1 honours degree in any subject, and have a passion for the area you're applying to. The people who are most successful at IBM share a distinct set of characteristics.These begin with energy and creativity, along with a clear focus on delivering exceptional customer service. We've defined and refined these to set out our foundational competencies, which complement our values and identify the skills you'll need to succeed.If you'd like to work with us, this is the best place to begin: by identifying how you've already used these skills and the examples you'll use to demonstrate them, in an interview or at assessment centre. Adaptability You're flexible when dealing with changing demands.Passion for Business Your enthusiasm and pride in your work inspires others.Drive to Achieve You're committed to success and actively seek to acquire new knowledge and skills.Taking Ownership You identify and take responsibility for tasks and decision making.Client Focus Your rapport with clients means you can see their point of view, anticipate their needs and respond to their queries.Teamwork and Collaboration You work with others to achieve shared goals.
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