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IBM is now hiring Entry-level Analytics Consultants in Baton Rouge Louisiana.

We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology in the areas of cloud, cognitive, digital, social and mobile is transforming industries, societies and professions. IBM Global Business Services is part of this transformation and just the place to define your career within business consulting. Join us as we make the most of these exciting times and discover what you can make of this moment.

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At IBM Global Business Services – Commercial Sector we partner with Fortune 1000 clients to deliver real business value by…

Bringing together the world’s largest consulting practice with industry-leading research capability.

Enriching business consulting with advanced research, analytics and technology.

Teaming on all phases of engagement to plan, build, and implement advanced business solutions.

Establishing new, flexible and iterative approaches that only IBM can offer through our unique combination of skills, experience and capabilities.

Leveraging the proven roadmaps and frameworks we have developed across our 18 industries.

Applying IBM's global expertise and local capabilities through our unique global delivery network combined with our teams in over 170 countries.

Providing our clients with an integrated approach to business design and execution, turning strategies into actions. These strengths applied to business issues and opportunities give our clients not only the ability to anticipate change, but also take advantage of new possibilities.

What will you do as an IBM GBS Entry-level Analytics Consultant?

As an Entry-level Analytics Consultant, you will have the opportunity to join Consulting by Degrees – our world-class leadership and development program designed to groom top talent entry-level consultants into tomorrow’s leaders. Analytics and Cognitive consultants have the opportunity to immerse themselves in analytics and Watson solutions and services by infusing all things cognitive into all things digital and mobile, working with teams to help leading organizations solve business problems by gathering, understanding, preparing, and analyzing data to support efficient operations, strategic planning, and data-driven decision making.

The IBM Consulting by Degrees program was developed to help you experience, grow and transform your consulting career with breadth and depth to remain agile in an ever-changing technological world. By providing you with a variety of project and role experiences and focused skills development opportunities, our consultants are prepared to successfully launch and accelerate their careers.

New digital technologies along with cloud, mobile, analytics and cognitive computing are changing how we engage and work with one another. The Consulting by Degrees program targets high performers and provides focused training, one-on-one mentoring, and career guidance to help you gain the expertise and know-how that you need to become future partners and executives.

The CbD Analytics group is looking for candidates with a strong foundation in a quantitative discipline such as applied mathematics, statistics, machine learning, data analysis, simulation modeling, text mining, data modeling, and/or data visualization. Business acumen is also an important skill in order to understand the business problem, develop conclusions/recommendations, influence strategic choices through data, and deploy the solution.

Join Consulting by Degrees and become part of something special:

An elite leadership development program; unmatched in the marketplace

Be part of a unique and specialized community connected locally with your peers and managers

Foster your collaboration and teaming skills with globally accessible teams

Develop a specialized skillset through experiential learning and a tailored education path

Experience a variety of role(s) and projects, as well as peer-led initiatives

Benefit from customized career planning and mentoring

What do we look for in a successful IBM GBS Entry-level Consultant?

A minimum GPA of 3.2 is a preferred qualification of this position

Ability to thrive in an ever changing, technology based consulting environment

Ability to translate technical requirements into business solutions

Proficiency in at least one computer programming language (e.g., Java, C++, Python, Javascript, Node)

Exposure to and/or understanding of Bluemix, Watson APIs, ILOG, CPLEX, SPSS, SAS, R, Hadoop, Spark, TensorFlow, Watson Analytics, Tableau, an/or D3 Data Driven Documents

Experience with large school projects implementing Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning solutions

Demonstrated leadership experience and ability to adapt, with willingness to readily take ownership of tasks and problems, which often extend beyond initial scope of responsibility

Thorough and analytical, with capability to apply logic to solve problems

Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines, while maintaining focus in an environment with conflicting demands

Drive to overcome the most challenging or difficult obstacles and look for ways to improve results

Initiative to actively seek new knowledge and improve skills

Strong interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate and work effectively with individuals, strengthening relationships to achieve win-win solutions

Ability to communicate complex situations clearly and simply by listening actively and conveying difficult messages in a positive manner

A passion for innovative ideas, coupled with the ability to understand and assimilate different points of view Required qualifications:

Willingness and ability to travel 4 days a week (home on weekends – based on project requirements) but up to 100% travel if business and client needs require

Reside within a reasonable commuting distance (generally 20 miles or less) of Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Willingness and ability to travel 4 days a week (home on weekends – based on project requirements) but up to 100% travel if business and client needs require

Reside within a reasonable commuting distance (generally 20 miles or less) of Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Bachelors Degree from an accredited 4-year institution coupled with internship/work and/or project experience which will provide the analytical and technical acumen that translates to an entry level consulting role.

Preference for Applied Mathematics, Business Intelligence, Computer Science, Data Science, Data Analytics, Decision Science, Operations Research, Statistics, Informatics, or Computer Engineering majors.

Eligibility Requirements

None

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