What we offer
At IBM you'll gain knowledge and experience like nowhere else. You'll also be challenged and supported to achieve everything you wanted in your career.
As a graduate at IBM you will have the opportunity to be part of the graduate network which is run by graduates. It provides support for new graduates as well as creating a fun, collaborative environment in which to work.
You will be assigned a buddy, who will support you in acquiring the skills, tools and expertise to fulfill the job. There will also be opportunities to engage a mentor, who will provide valuable guidance and feedback to become successful in the job-role. As a graduate at IBM you will receive enhanced support from your Professional Development manager, who will help you plan your development and guide you on your future career path.
Whether you're focusing on business or personal skills development, we have our own dedicated training organization to help. There are literally hundreds of courses available for you to choose from. And it's not all about sitting in a classroom. You'll have the flexibility to fit your training in around you – with down-loadable courses, pod-casts and web-casts.
You'll have 2 managers at IBM. A Professional Development Manager and a Business Manager. Your Business Manager is there to manage you on a day-to-day basis, and overseeing the activities you're working on. Your Professional Development Manager is there to help you manage your career and your professional development.
You'll work with your Professional Development Manager to create your Development Plan. This will identify:
You’ll review this plan once a year with your manager to ensure your continued career development.