IBM 1-Year Placement Student - Application Development and Support (GBS) in Hong Kong

Job Description

The HK IBM GBS Placement Student / Summer Internship Program lasts for 3-12 months, depends on the project requirements.

Under the guidance of team leaders and project managers in IBM Global Business Services (GBS), our placement students are required to perform application development and support including but not limited to the following tasks:

  • Application programming based on design specifications.

  • Application test execution based on test cases.

  • Application support, incident support, problem diagnosis, program bug fixing and re-test.

  • Work on Java, JSP, HTML or .NET application coding, application testing and products set up/configuration for projects with various external customers.

  • Project management office administration tasks such as tracking and reporting of project status and action items, workplace and on/off board logistics, etc.

Our Requirements:

  • Second year or penultimate year student in any local university of Hong Kong.

  • Under the 1-year Placement Student program, student is required to complete the whole 12-month program period as committed between the university and IBM.

  • Possesses adequate knowledge and concepts in application programming.

  • Student who studies Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent degree courses is preferred.

  • With passion in the IT consulting career.

  • Self-confident communication and presentation skills with strong business sense

  • Possesses an excellent command of written & spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin will be an advantage.


  • Studying a Bachelor Degree

  • English: Fluent

  • Cantonese: Fluent

  • Mandarin: Basic


  • Computer Science / Computer Engineering

  • Information Technology

Required Technical and Professional Expertise


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


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.