Friday, September 28, 2012

IBM Research Scientist Job in Kenya

Research Scientist

Job description

This role generates highly novel ideas (theoretical or experimental) in a specific engineering or scientific discipline and/or invents/designs complex products and/or processes. 

May be involved in engineering these ideas to an advanced state of feasibility by evaluating ideas and plans and participating in their implementation. 

The full cycle of innovation to delivery is typically a multiple-year effort. 

Disseminates, internally and externally, the results of such activities through publications, patent disclosures, seminar participation, internal documentation, etc. 

Represents IBM at professional meetings, in professional societies and universities. 
Functions as an internal consultant in the areas of professional expertise. 

May direct technically, and/or manage, within the broad mission of the group, activities of other research staff members and technical support persons.   


  • Doctorate Degree 
  • At least 4 years experience in Inventing/designing complex products 
  • At least 4 years experience in generating highly novel ideas (theoretical or experimental) in a specific engineering or scientific discipline 
  • English: Fluent

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.