IBM Internship: Research Intern in SINGAPORE, Sierra Leone

Job Description

At IBM Research, we invent things that matter to the world. Today, we are pioneering the most promising and disruptive technologies that will transform industries and society, including the future of AI, blockchain and quantum computing. We are driven to discover. With more than 3,000 researchers in 13 locations across six continents, IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research lab.

IBM Center for Blockchain Innovation(ICBI) is a part of IBM’s Singapore Lab and was formed in collaboration with economic development board (EDB) Singapore. ICBI works with government authorities, academia and other industrial players to foster innovation in the region and to accelerate the adoption of blockchain for finance and trade.

As a student intern at ICBI, you will get an opportunity to work closely with experienced Researchers and Software Engineers who focus on solving complex business problems using blockchain as an underlying technology. Successful candidates will possess the skills as specified below:

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Prior C or Go programming experience useful.

  • Enterprise Java or Javascript experience desirable.

  • Knowledge of building RESTFUL web applications

  • Knowledge of design patterns.

  • Knowledge of web development.

  • Working knowledge of Ubuntu or other open source Linux platforms.

  • Familiarity with Docker containers

  • Must be comfortable doing collaborative development using Github.

  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills, including strong presentation skills

  • Excellent time management, organizational and collaboration skills

  • Acceptable progress will be measured by successfully completing all assigned training tasks as measured by one to one interactions with the assigned mentors

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Please refer to Job description

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


EO Statement

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