New Job It Specialist / Technical Consultant (Entry Level) - Cic Fredericton In New Brunswick

IT Specialist / Technical Consultant (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton
IT Specialist / Technical Consultant (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton

IT Specialist / Technical Consultant (Entry Level) - CIC Fredericton

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Salary : Details not provided
Location : New Brunswick

Full Description

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

At IBM, we know technology. But technology is only as good as the results it delivers. Are you interested and adept in application development methodology and tools? The IBM Client Innovation Centre (CIC): New Brunswick occupies a unique position in the IT marketplace – at the intersection of business and technology.
In this role, you'll work in our IBM Client Innovation Center (CIC), where we deliver deep technical and industry expertise to a wide range of public and private sector clients around the world. These delivery centers offer our clients locally based skills and technical expertise to drive innovation and adoption of new technology.
As a member of our team, you will help IBM clients solve some of their most challenging business problems, capitalize on market opportunities and achieve real value in today’s tough economy.
We’re looking for passionate, original thinkers who want to drive progress, grow their network, and further their careers. If you see yourself as someone who never stops learning, who believes no problem is too big to solve, and who wants to unleash their potential, an IT Specialist/Technical Consultant role is for you.

Candidates must:

  • Have graduated no earlier than 2021, and will be graduating no later than 2023

  • Have an Associate’s Degree, College Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree, or Master’s Degree by date of employment

  • Exception: This program does not accept MBA or PhD candidates/graduates

  • Have no more than 2 years of full-time professional related work experience

  • Be eligible to work in Canada without current or future needs for visa sponsorship

  • Be willing and able to live and work in New Brunswick, with minimal travel anticipated

We have a variety of IT Specialist / Technical Consultant employment opportunities available at IBM CIC Fredericton including roles in the following practice areas:

Software Development - Hybrid Cloud Services (HCS):
HCS Canada Practice is the trusted services partner that provides open, secure, hybrid multi-cloud solutions aligned to our client’s business needs. Using advanced technologies, we transform enterprises and provide complete cloud solutions from strategy to modernization, testing, implementation, and ongoing management of critical business applications. If you like back end or full stack development, then apply today and you could work as an Application Developer.
Roles & Responsibilities:

  • You will use your experience in application development to design, code, test, and provide industry leading solutions for our clients

  • You will troubleshoot any development issues reported by project teams or the clients

  • You will become certified in one or more of the following cloud technologies: AWS, Azure, RedHat, IBM Cloud, Google

  • You will be given the opportunity to learn updated or new technologies such as MuleSoft, Jenkins, React, Ansible, Angular, and more

  • You will work in JavaScript, Node.js or frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular

Software Development - Business Transformation Services (BTS):
This area focuses primarily in web development, and mobile development. You will work as either a Web Developer, Mobile Developer, or a Java Developer on your area of interest and your skills. If you enjoy front end development, or mobile development, and you have a passion to work directly with clients then start your career in the BTS Software Development Practice!

Software Developer Roles & Responsibilities:

  • You will use your experience in application development to design, code, test, and provide industry leading solutions for our clients

  • You will troubleshoot any development issues reported by project teams or the clients

  • You will learn one or more of the following cloud technologies: AWS, Azure, RedHat, GCP

  • You will learn IBM's Hybrid Cloud Technology. MuleSoft, DevOps, Jenkins, Ainsble (for roles in HCS)

  • You will work in JavaScript, Node.js or frameworks such as React, Vue or Angular (BTS)

Quality Assurance Software Testing:
Software Testers work closely with our development teams on to ensure the functionality of what’s been created and to ensure it aligns with the client specifications, they may also be connecting with the client to ensure functional specifications are being implemented through technical requirements.

  • Learn more about the iGNITE Quality Assurance Software Testing practice here:

iGNITE Tester Roles & Responsibilities:

  • You will track defects by identifying any bugs in the software and problem solve to make sure it is resolved successfully using JIRA - a software testing management tool

  • You’ll build and manage testing environments, assisting in debugging application issues.

  • You will cross reference data by looking at databases & repository to evaluate and understand user interface documents

  • You will translate requirements from the client into manual or automated test scripts

  • You will complete the ISTQB testing training and exam certification during your first year at IBM:


SAP is a multinational software corporation that develops enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. IBM is a premier SAP business partner with a large team located at our CIC.

SAP Technical Consultant Roles & Responsibilities:

  • You will be developing new functionality within the existing SAP software after learning to code and develop solution to client problems using SAP’s proprietary language ABAP (similar to C++).

  • You will be performing analysis and consolidation of business information into reports and models that will help clients make critical business decisions.

  • You will support the SAP applications, databases and operating systems that power SAP.

  • You will create user roles, provision access to SAP users and prevent unauthorized usage of SAP environments.

  • You will learn to use consulting skills & business knowledge to effectively integrate technology into the client's business environment in order to achieve client expected business results.

Oracle PeopleSoft:
PeopleSoft is an Oracle ERP system with a focus on HR, payroll and accounting modules. Candidates interested in Oracle PeopleSoft must be eligible for Federal Government security clearance & must be available for shift work and on call support work in order to serve IBM's keystone Government client.

Junior PeopleSoft/Oracle Developer Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Your main duties will be providing application support and ERP Software Development

  • You will support & resolve application incidents & defects on Oracle/PeopleSoft ERP applications

  • You will be responsible for installation and technical configuration of the PeopleSoft ERP system and databases in multiple environments.

  • You will troubleshoot any database and application performance issues

Nice To Have Skills:

  • You have experience or are familiar with the agile development methodology & framework

  • You have knowledge about or experience using cloud technologies - such as IBMCloud, Red Hat, Microsoft Azure, AWS, GCP

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

IT Specialist / Technical Consultant Required & Preferred Skills:

  • You have the ability to work in an Agile, collaborative environment to understand requirements, design, code and test innovative applications, and support those applications for our highly valued customers

  • You are great at solving problems, debugging, troubleshooting, designing and implementing solutions to complex technical issues

  • You have experience coding and using databases

  • You have basic knowledge or hands on coding experience in one or more of the following technology areas:

    • C++, C, Java, JavaScript, Angular, React, Python, SQL, ASP .NET

  • You have basic knowledge or hands on experience using one or more of the following frameworks/libraries:

    • Spring/Spring Boot, Angular, React

  • You have an excellent understanding of the software development life cycle and software testing

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

Please refer to the job description.

About Business Unit
IBM Consulting is IBM’s consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients’ businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.

Your Life @ IBM
In a world where technology never stands still, we understand that, dedication to our clients success, innovation that matters, and trust and personal responsibility in all our relationships, lives in what we do as IBMers as we strive to be the catalyst that makes the world work better. Being an IBMer means you’ll be able to learn and develop yourself and your career, you’ll be encouraged to be courageous and experiment everyday, all whilst having continuous trust and support in an environment where everyone can thrive whatever their personal or professional background. Our IBMers are growth minded, always staying curious, open to feedback and learning new information and skills to constantly transform themselves and our company. They are trusted to provide on-going feedback to help other IBMers grow, as well as collaborate with colleagues keeping in mind a team focused approach to include different perspectives to drive exceptional outcomes for our customers. The courage our IBMers have to make critical decisions everyday is essential to IBM becoming the catalyst for progress, always embracing challenges with resources they have to hand, a can-do attitude and always striving for an outcome focused approach within everything that they do. Are you ready to be an IBMer?

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
Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria, and the Crimea, Luhansk, Donetsk, Kherson, and Zaporizhia regions of Ukraine) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

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.