IBM 2018 Research Summer Intern - Undergrad in Austin, Texas

Job Description

IBM Research is one of the world’s largest and most influential corporate research labs, with an unmatched investment in basic research and core science and a commitment to invent the future of technology by making scientific breakthroughs that will transform industries and society.

Current focus areas include pioneering work in: cognitive computing and augmented intelligence; quantum computing; blockchain; data-centric systems; advanced analytics; security; radical cloud innovation; next-generation silicon (and beyond); and brain-inspired devices and infrastructure.

We have many internships available and are seeking highly motivated students with a background in computer science, artificial intelligence, applied mathematics or equivalent areas. You should be enrolled and studying towards a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or a related area.

The work location will be one of the following:

Yorktown Heights, New York

San Jose, California

Albany, New York

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Austin, Texas

The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience in general programming skills in one or more of these languages: Java, Javascript, Python, C++, Node.js, LISP

  • Knowledge of software engineering practices including agile processes

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Usage of machine learning environments (e.g., R, scikit-learn, Theano, Torch, etc.)

  • Experience in Data Mining/Automated Knowledge Acquisition, Representation & Reasoning

  • Experience in Characterization and validation of cognitive systems via User studies

  • Background in electrical engineering and control theory

  • Semiconductor processing

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.