J9 Virtual Machine Tooling Developer - Co-op

Kanata, Ontario
Student Jobs, Co-op

Are you a student of the world?

Are you ready to build your career, not just your résumé?

Do you think the world can work smarter?

IBM is looking for people to work alongside the best and brightest minds in the world to build a smarter planet.

The following student position is a part of IBM Canada's EPIC (Employment Pathways to Interns & Co-ops) Student Program. This position is only open to students registered in a Canadian University or College program, who have completed a minimum of 2 years of their degree or diploma program, and who must be returning to full-time study upon the completion of the temporary IBM work term.

This Student Position resides in Ottawa and is a 4 month work term commencing September 2015.

Main Responsibilities for J9 Virtual Machine (JVM) Tooling Developer include:

  • Developing Eclipse-based tooling to support multi-platform development
  • Improving our state-of-the-art automated scheduling and deployment system for JVM development
  • Designing innovative User Interfaces (UI) for reporting performance data and project health metrics
  • Extending Eclipse-based to support J9 development

Desired Qualifications required:

  • Understanding of database concepts, and programming language implementation concepts
  • Practical knowledge of Java, PHP, and Ruby
  • Experience developing applications using Eclipse or a similar Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • Experience with JSP, Ruby On Rails, and JavaScript would be assets
  • Experience with Web application development in Java
  • Experience debugging complex systems spanning multiple languages
  • Coop or internship program enrollment an asset

What IBM Offers You:

1. Work directly on product and services that affect our clients, while having access to cutting edge software technology

2. Work is challenging and rewarding

3. Access to obtain IBM Product Certification during work term

4. A casual dress code and flexible work hours, to ensure work-life balance

5. Future Blue - IBM's large student community that provides networking opportunities, sporting and social events.

Students must apply to www.ibm.com/start in addition to their university job board (if applicable) in order to be considered for the position. It is highly recommended to include your transcript (official or unofficial) to complement your application.

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

How to Apply