Test Automation Developer Co-op: 2022
At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.
Your Role and Responsibilities THIS POSITION IS FOR A CO’OP THE IDEAL DURATION WILL BE JANUARY THROUGH MID-AUGUST OR MID-MAY THROUGH DECEMBER FULL TIME. [THIS WOULD REQUIRE YOU TO TAKE A SEMESTER OFF OF SCHOOL] HOWEVER, PART TIME (20 HOURS) DURING SPRING/FALL 2022 SEMESTERS WHILE WORKING FULL-TIME IN THE SUMMER WILL BE CONSIDERED.
As an IBM QA/Test Automation Intern Developer you will work in an agile, collaborative environment to recommend and develop testing standards and application of quality technologies. Encourages application development that builds testability in from the ground up. Ensures the product is robust and failure scenarios are considered and refactored. Collaborates with cross-functional team members on story development, from before definition through final deployment. Performs exploratory testing using industry leading practices. Discovers defects/bugs and works with coders and POs to determine root cause and how to prevent similar issues from happening in the future. Drives adoption of test automation – unit tests, integration tests, functional tests.
These are office based positions in IBM locations including the following. Opportunities in these locations will vary based on demand. Please note, opportunities on the West Coast and NYC are extremely limited.
AZ – Tucson
CA – San Jose
NC – Research Triangle Park
TX – Houston
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- Basic knowledge in Python, Ruby and/or Go.
- Basic knowledge/experience in Linux fundamentals and scripting
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
- Basic knowledge of Chef, Ansible or other configuration management tool
- Basic knowledge of git and git workflows