IntroductionAt 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 ResponsibilitiesThis position will focus on 3-5 projects and other assigned tasks over the course of the Summer 2021. Projects will include researching competition and market trends for existing offerings, research to define total addressable market, exploring market trends and new adjacencies to fuel growth, and preparing presentation material for internal and external audiences. Interns are expected to work across functional areas and across business segments as needed. Our mission is to create a working and learning environment for interns, so part of your time will be dedicated to learning about IBM and understanding functional areas of the business including marketing, sales, offering management, and account management. Successful individuals have a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product and technical challenges and solutions. Required Technical and Professional ExpertiseWe recognize that undergraduate interns will have limited experience. We are looking for individuals who have shown a strong work ethic and an ability to work in teams, work independently and work remotely in these times of pandemic. Successful individuals will be able to discuss their experience and ability to research and communicate complex ideas, show some business acumen, and organize and manage individual and group projects.Graduate students are expected to show higher level capabilities as described above and preferred professional experience related to a business corporate environment, consulting, healthcare and or government agencies (HHS-related preferred).Preferred Technical and Professional ExpertiseAbility to work in Ann Arbor, MI (highly variable depending on pandemic conditions)Pursuing BA/BS in Public Administration or Business (Strategy, Marketing, Finance)Understanding of government agencies, health and human services, and or analytical technologiesFamiliarity with AI, machine learning and/or natural language processingConsulting experience and/or worked with clients and stakeholdersAbout Business UnitIBM’s Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM’s Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments—with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.Your Life @ IBMWhat 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 IBMIBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.Location StatementIBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.Being You @ IBMIBM 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.