At IBM, we know that transformation drives change, and it is in our DNA to continuously transform. Our Business Transformation Consultants help drive large scale change that spans IBM business units and geographies. As a part of this team, you will have the unique opportunity to be a part of driving IBM’s ongoing transformation as a company that continuously innovates and leads the market.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
Are you about to graduate or have you recently graduated from university? Do you want to pursue a career in high quality consulting services? Do you have a strong interest in technology, and would you like to stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends? Then this role might be for you!
IBM Services Associate Programme is IBM’s world-class 2-year development programme for talented graduates with a strong academic track record. It will give you the opportunity to jump-start your consulting career by combining client project work across different industries and service areas with focused training, project rotation and mentoring. Designed by experts, the program will accelerate your consulting career to help you develop leadership skills.
**Your department and role**
Data analytics plays a key role in our clients’ business and operations.
The Data Platform Services department offers a variety of services relating to the use of cloud data platforms, data management, AI and analytics to solve critical business problems for IBM clients in a multitude of industries.
As a data analytics consultant, you will make use of tools ranging from IBM or other proprietary software, to open source frameworks for data discovery, dashboarding, reporting and visualization, to deliver high-quality and impactful business solutions, furthering the use of data analytics at an enterprise level for our clients.
Our consultants bring both business knowledge and technological expertise, and work closely with clients on projects to explore complicated challenges, offering clear advice and developing and implementing solutions. You could develop as a business analyst in the data analytics domain or specialize as data analytics specialist or data architect.
+ Help our clients to solve analytics challenges by helping define requirements or implement and test data analytics solutions
+ Build/improve data discovery, dashboarding, reporting and visualizations and translate analytical solutions into recommendations.
+ Develop expertise in the data analytics domain and share this with colleagues and the client
+ Communicate results and ideas to critical decision-makers using analytics insights and effective data visualization techniques.
+ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, proven by university education and other relevant (online) courses or certifications in Data Analytics, Data Science, Information Management or equivalent (Bachelor/Master) – must.
+ You are curious and eager to understand client’s business processes and learn new technologies and methods continuously – must.
+ Ability to adapt to fast-paced and changing environments and contexts is a must – must.
+ Ability to explain complex analytics insights to a non-technical audience with your storytelling and data visualization skills – must.
+ Some background, affinity and interest in data analytics frameworks and concepts like big data, augmented analytics and graph technologies.
+ Experience working with visualization frameworks and tools like shiny, D3 or neo4j is a plus.
If you’re interested in this position, please follow the following steps:
+ Apply via our career site and upload your CV and motivation letter, directed at Mai Lan Le-Pham (Talent Acquisition Partner);
+ The recruiter will follow up with your application within the next weeks;
+ The most suitable candidates will be invited to the Virtual Assessment Day where you will spend the day with similar minded graduates.
The start date for this role is October 2020.
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**About Business Unit**
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.
**Your Life @ IBM**
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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.
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