24 days old

Network and Computer Systems Administrator Apprenticeship

Rochester, MN 55904
  • Job Code
    254498BR
  • Jobs Rated
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Introduction
System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of, and access to, our most important resource: data.


Your Role and Responsibilities
Are you interested in pursuing a career in Linux systems administration/software development? Have you heard about agile development, but want to learn more about how it works? Are you someone that has a foundational understanding of development, programming concepts, or Systems Administration and want to take a less traditional path to achieve it?


What is an Apprenticeship?
IBM Apprenticeship Program, which lasts approximately 12 months, is an official registered apprenticeship recognized by the Department of Labor (DOL). Every graduate of a Registered Apprenticeship program receives a nationally-recognized credential from the DOL.

During the apprenticeship duration, you will be required to complete specific learning hours and on the job training that has been outlined to ensure you are developing the skills and competencies essential to the role. You will be able to learn and grow at your own pace, but we expect most apprentices will complete their learning within 12 months. Once you graduate and receive your certificate from our apprentice program, you will be eligible to apply to available full-time roles at IBM.


Who you Are
An apprenticeship is about learning. Were seeking candidates who have the following requirements, but we know youre just getting your career started, and were committed to helping you learn and grow. If youve had some experience with coding or development in the past, youre exactly the type of candidate were looking for.
Drive and eagerness to learn
Strong problem solving and communication skills
Able to work independently and take initiative, as well as work collaboratively and contribute to an agile team environment
Some knowledge or experience in ONE or more of the following:
Java, JavaScript, PHP, C#, Objective-C, C/C++, Python, Ruby and/or functional languages (Haskell, Scala, F#, Clojure)
Design Thinking
Agile principles
Container development using tools such as Docker or Vagrant under Linux
DevOps automation, and the development toolchain (e.g. Travis, Jenkins, Junit, automated test tools)
Set up and Administration of X86 systems.
Some exposure to Hypervisors such as VMWARE, XEN.
Experience with a modern Source Code repository system such as GIT


Whats the Experience?
As an apprentice, you'll join with other apprentices in a local cohort. You'll go through your first few weeks together, learning about IBM and the skills you'll be attaining throughout your apprenticeship. Then, you'll work with your managers and mentors to progress through your personal skills roadmap, learning and demonstrating new knowledge and competencies through hands-on application with your project teams. You'll complete milestones along the way, earning digital credentials to validate your skills, and will come back together with other apprentices to participate in on-going training and development focused on your professional and technical skills.

As a Linux Administrator Apprentice at IBM, youll work as part of a larger team of experienced developers and mentors in an interactive, collaborative environment. Youll learn the fundamentals of development, software design, and testing, agile principles, Linux System Administration, Source Control and Build for Linux, DevOps and continuous delivery. You will also learn how to resolve IBM customer issues, debug customer problems and environments, gain a detailed knowledge of Virtual Environments, and will build the skills to grow your career as a Developer or Administrator. Best of all, you are a contributing member of your team, putting forward ideas, taking on responsibilities and making choices about how you get the job done just like any other IBMer.

This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship. No relocation is available for this position.

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Willingness to complete the requirements of the apprenticeship program
  • Some knowledge or experience in ONE or more of the following:
    • Java, JavaScript, PHP, C#, Objective-C, C/C++, Python, Ruby and/or functional languages (Haskell, Scala, F#, Clojure)
    • Design Thinking
    • Agile principles
    • Container development using tools such as Docker or Vagrant under Linux
    • DevOps automation, and the development toolchain (e.g. Travis, Jenkins, Junit, automated test tools)
    • Set up and Administration of X86 systems.
    • Some exposure to Hypervisors such as VMWARE, XEN.
    • Experience with a modern Source Code repository system such as GIT



Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • None



About Business Unit
IBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the worlds most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future.Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfoliodesigned for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.


Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

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.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.


About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.


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

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