(2023 Campus Hire) Associate Application Consultant

  • Consulting
  • Entry Level

(2023 Campus Hire) Associate Application Consultant

  • Consulting
  • Entry Level

A career in IBM Consulting embraces long-term relationships, meaningful impact, and close collaboration with clients across the globe.

You’ll work with visionaries across multiple industries to improve the hybrid cloud and AI journey for the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Your ability to accelerate impact and make meaningful change for your clients is enabled by our strategic partner ecosystem and our robust technology platforms across the IBM portfolio; including IBM Software and Red Hat.

Curiosity and a constant quest for knowledge serve as the foundation to success in IBM Consulting. In your role, you’ll be supported by mentors and coaches who will encourage you to challenge the norm, investigate ideas outside of your role, and come up with creative solutions resulting in ground breaking impact for a wide network of clients. Our culture of evolution and empathy centers on long-term career growth and learning opportunities in an environment that embraces your unique skills and experience.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Application Consultants focus on technical roles, growing a strong set of technical and consulting skills and then progressing onto solution design and technical leadership roles at increasing levels of responsibility

As an Application Consultant, you will

  • Assist in delivery of high-quality solutions to clients in response to specific business requirements
  • Support on technical solution through research and evaluations of technology
  • Support management consulting to client IT and Business Executives who are responsible for managing and delivering IT related services to their end user community or external clients
  • Assist in defining the business drivers and associated IT capabilities and services that are required, develop the IT capabilities and implement the IT business management systems required to maintain IT value and service delivery
  • Performs design/development/testing of cloud/traditional application projects
  • Interacts with the requirements team, clients, and others in the field for various purposes including gathering requirements, product demos, and resolving technical issues
  • Prepares and writes technical documentation such as content to be included in the documentation of design and training materials

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
The below is only a guideline – if you have transferable skills that can be applied to this role, apply anyway! At IBM, if you have the passion and drive, we will support your learning.

We are looking for entry level candidates equipped with below expertise:

  • Foundational programming skills (Java, SQL, XML)
  • Good Analytical skill and innovative approach to problems
  • High sensitivity and passion for business and people
  • No Working Experience is Required
  • Fluent English and Mandarin communication

To perform this role, you will be keen to demonstrate the following qualities and behaviors:

  • Good communication, creativity, problem solving, consultation skills
  • Ability to take ownership and work directly with clients
  • Fast learner, team work and has passion to work with people across the regions.
  • Flexible and adaptable to rapidly changing requirements, deadlines and requirements
  • Professional work ethic and result orientation that is targeted towards managing by objectives

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Good at OOAD and programming skills (Java, XML, SQL) is a plus
  • Experienced in HR project is a plus
  • Familiarity in Agile developing environment

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About Business Unit

IBM Consulting 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 Consulting 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

Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It’s time to define your career.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location Statement

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

Being You @ IBM

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, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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