Internship/Praktikum: Containerize & Automate SAP on IBM Power (f/m/d)
IBM Deutschland

Internship/Praktikum: Containerize & Automate SAP on IBM Power (f/m/d)

IBM Deutschland
  • Internship (From 4 to 6 months)
  • Böblingen (Germany)
  • Published on September 8 2021

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

Design and implement an easy-to-use solution to run container-based enterprise software on IBM Power
In our department we are responsible for porting different SAP software to the IBM Power Virtual Servers. During this exercise you will get in touch with the automated build, powered by RedHat Ansible. Deployment and operation of the SAP in-memory database (SAP HANA) and the SAP application server (S/4HANA) on IBM PowerVS servers. There already exist certain building blocks for automation but we want to extend this to have a better end-user experience. You will also investigate how to run container-based enterprise software.
You will learn how to:
• Automation with RedHat Ansible
• Container Management and development within RedHat OpenShift Container Platform
• Certification of IBM Power Systems in the context of SAP (with SAP)
• IBM Power Virtual Server Setup / Configuration / Modification

As a result you will develop an automated IBM PowerVS solution and will release it on the GitHub.

If you're interested and available for 6 or more months starting September 2021, we want to hear from you; to apply for this position, please read section 'requirements'.

When applying, please scan all of the following documents into one single pdf file and upload online as your 'Resume/CV':
  1. Motivation Letter including your availability from-to
  2. CV incl. your level of English!
  3. University enrollment document ('Imma')
  4. Current transcript of records and other relevant certificates / references
  5. Non-EU citizen studying in Germany: copy of passport, residence and work permit
  6. Non-EU citizen studying elsewhere: proof of identity incl. place of birth

Thank you !

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

• At least 4 semesters computer science
• Basic knowledge of RedHat and SUSE distributions including their products
• Basic knowledge Programing: Python, bash
• Fluent German and English

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

• IBM Power
• Cloud
• Red Hat OpenShift Cluster
• Ansible / Salt
• Computer Hardware / Infrastructure / Networking

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 world's most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you're 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

IBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

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