IBM: Hybrid Cloud Integration Intern (Johannesburg)

Hybrid Cloud Integration Intern


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 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

IBM Expert Labs delivers expertise in innovative design, implementation, training, and support for IBM Software products. Our team of highly skilled consultants, with broad architectural knowledge and deep technical skills, are the specialists called on to deliver successful outcomes to client projects. IBM Expert Labs team are the first to use new IBM Software products in the field, enabling our customers to realise expected business benefits sooner. IBM Expert Labs offer IBM customers a range of skills to ensure their complex projects are a success: Consulting - Our skilled and knowledgeable consultants assist clients with the deployment of IBM software solutions, maximising the value of their investment and achieving or exceeding the business results they seek. Premium Support (AVP) - Whether clients are already using an IBM software solution or planning to implement one, we can help leverage ongoing business value from their investment. Our Premium Support Program covers the entire software infrastructure lifecycle – from planning, through deployment, growth, and optimisation, to management of upgrades and change.


Responsibilities:

Are you passionate about DevOps, Software Engineering and Continuous Delivery? Are you a collaborator, someone willing to learn from within IBM and more importantly adopt best practices from outside of IBM, an Agile practitioner with a willingness to jump in and figure out complex technical problems, with a focus on delivering results?


This position is to join the IBM Expert Labs organisation as a Hybrid Cloud Integration Intern. You will be responsible to plan, implement, and support DevOps activities on the technical platform. The role is to cover all administration activities of the tools deployed on the platform. This also requires knowledge of IBM Cloud Private & Cloud Paks with extra emphasis on toolchains. Some knowledge of other open source tools on IBM Cloud is absolutely a plus.


Your day in the role will include...


Responsible for low level tools and automation design and delivery.


Comfortable working in a fast-paced Agile delivery environment.


Experience installing and administering multiple industry leading DevOps tools.


Ability to document as-is process and architectures based on face-to-face interviews.


Demonstrable experience of differentiating expertise in 1 or more DevOps technologies.


Ability to draw up complete DevOps architecture based on reference model, and demonstrate adherence with other technology architecture domains such as security, HA, DR, etc.


Creation of effort and cost estimates for small delivery teams.


Ability to drive completion of small DevOps strategy initiatives, including maturity assessment, roadmap creation, future blueprint.


Ability to train internal or client teams in DevOps practices, acting as Scrum Master when required.


You will come with the following expertise:


Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms including Java, Nodejs, and Swift.


Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.


Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.


Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.


How we’ll help you grow:


You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses that will help you


You’ll learn directly from guide developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor


You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to identify what really excites you





Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Must be hands on the following:

Creation and enhancement of Continuous Integration automation across multiple platforms including Java, Nodejs, and Swift.

Creation and enhancement of Continuous Deployment automation built on Docker and Kubernetes.

Creation and enhancement of dynamic monitoring and alerting solutions using industry leading services.

Developing automation to ensure security across a geographically dispersed hosting environment.




Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

same as above



About Business Unit

Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.



Your Life @ IBM

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.



About IBM

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.



Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.



Being You @ IBM

Affirmative Action and/or EE candidates will be given first preference as per our employment equity strategies.






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