Badge Directory

Discover Blue

Discover Blue is an internship program for top business and technical Undergraduates focused on technology affinity. The badge earner lived IBM's purpose to be essential and has proven through...

Human Resources in a Cognitive Era - Essentials

This badge ensures an understanding of the transformation taking place in the HR profession, and how that is being executed at IBM. The badge sets a baseline on key business transformations impacting...

AgileTA Explorer

AgileTA is a framework for applying agile practices and principles to talent acquisition. In AgileTA, talent acquisition teams work with agility within dedicated scrum teams. The values of AgileTA are...

Quality Partner

This badge holder is one of GBS’ most senior, experienced and respected leaders who has successfully performed the Quality Partner role for at least one year. Quality Partners are senior coaches /...

Tech Data - Power Systems for AIX Advanced Administration

The badge earner has AIX skills with a focus on availability and problem determination, as well as detailed knowledge of the ODM database where AIX maintains its configuration information. Skills...

MEA Stellar Program

Development program for Band 8 and 9 to increase Leadership capabilities and readiness to move into more senior roles. The objective is to develop Emotional Intelligence, Business Savvy & Client...

IBM Method - Application IMPACT Oracle Development

Able to realize engagement excellence using the IBM Method-Application IMPACT Oracle Development by taking responsibility for Transition & Transformation Projects. The Method focuses on seamless...

Finance & Accounting Essentials

Able to apply Finance and Accounting knowledge when delivering IBM Services using IBM assets, methods and engagement practices. The Finance and Accounting area focuses on design and operate scalable,...

Finance & Accounting - Order To Cash Delivery and...

The badge earner is able to take responsibility for Finance & Accounting (F&A) Order to Cash transactions processing activities when delivering IBM Services to co-create client solutions using IBM...

Finance & Accounting - Procure to Pay Delivery and...

The badge earner is able to take responsibility for Finance & Accounting (F&A) Procure to Pay transactions processing activities when delivering IBM Services to co-create client solutions using IBM...

Finance & Accounting - Record to Report Delivery and...

The badge earner is able to take responsibility for Finance & Accounting (F&A) Record to Report transactions processing activities when delivering IBM Services to co-create client solutions using IBM...

Security and Privacy by Design Foundations

Security & Privacy by Design (SPbD) at IBM is a simplified and agile set of focused security and privacy practices including threat models, privacy assessments, security testing and vulnerability...

IoT - Optimize Equipment with AI - Introduction

This badge earner has demonstrated basic knowledge of Asset Performance Management (APM) with a focus on Optimize Equipment with AI and the following tactics: 1. Field Force Mobilization; 2. Optimize...

IoT - Optimize Buildings with AI - Introduction

This badge earner has demonstrated basic knowledge of Asset Performance Management (APM) with a focus on Optimize Buildings with AI.

IoT - Managing Engineering Complexity, an Introduction

This badge earner has demonstrated basic knowledge of IBM's continuous engineering solution, with a focus on the following tactics/use-cases: Demonstrate Compliance; and Manage Product...

Software Engineer Apprenticeship (v.1)

This badge earner has demonstrated ability in agile software development with design thinking and user experience focus. They can contribute software code and apply knowledge of DevOps core practices...

IBM New Collar Professional Skills

This badge earner has an understanding of key skills for professional success as well as core soft skills needed in the IT workforce. This knowledge of skills and behaviors includes: creating &...

Enterprise Cyber Security – Architectural Thinking for...

This badge earner has demonstrated skills by applying a method supporting architectural thinking for security - enabling successful design of an integrated security immune system. The method includes...

LearnQuest IBM Storwize V7000 Implementation Workshop

This badge holder has demonstrated experience with leveraging SAN storage connectivity by integrating a layer of intelligence of virtualization, the IBM Storwize V7000 to facilitate storage...

IBM Product Management Certification

The IBM Product Management Certification badge recognizes Offering/Product Managers for demonstrating an ability to define, develop and deliver differentiated offerings/products that focus on winning...

Security and Privacy by Design Practitioner

Security & Privacy by Design (SPbD) at IBM is a simplified and agile set of focused security and privacy practices including threat models, privacy assessments, security testing and vulnerability...

AIX Systems Support Specialist

To earn Specialist level badge one should be able to use the case management tools, PD tools, and show awareness of other component areas beyond their technical focus. Use lab resource to recreate and...

PowerHA Systems Support Specialist

To earn Specialist level badge one should be able to use the case management tools, PD tools, and show awareness of other component areas beyond their technical focus. Use lab resource to recreate and...

Cloud, Systems Mgmt, and Virtualization Support Specialist

To earn Specialist level badge one should be able to use the case management tools, PD tools, and show awareness of other component areas beyond their technical focus. Use lab resource to recreate and...

The IBM Way

[This badge and its links are being refreshed. Please check back soon] The IBM Way is the IBM Services way of thinking and acting. It’s focused on embedding innovation, consistency and quality in...

GBS Intelligent Connected Operations Services

Able to apply Internet of Things knowledge when delivering IBM Services using IBM assets, methods and engagement practices. Internet of Things Services focuses on digital transformation using a...

GBS Intelligent Connected Operations Building Optimization

Able to apply Building Optimization knowledge when delivering IBM Services using IBM assets, methods and engagement practices. The Building Optimization area focuses on Internet of Things, emerging...

GBS Intelligent Connected Operations Asset Optimization

Able to apply Asset Optimization knowledge when delivering IBM Services using IBM assets, methods and engagement practices. The Asset Optimization area focuses on Internet of Things, emerging...

GBS Intelligent Connected Operations Industry 4.0 /...

Able to apply Asset Optimization knowledge when delivering IBM Services using IBM assets, methods and engagement practices. The Industry 4.0 area focuses on key Industry 4.0 technologies transforming...

People Skills - Communication, Presentation, Collaboration,...

This badge earner has understanding and have applied key People Skills ("soft skills" in this context) for personal and professional success. These skills and behaviors include: creating & delivering...

Open Source Strategic Leader

Badge earner is a recognized leader in an open source project that is designated as an IBM strategic project. Leadership may be demonstrated by some of the following: core committer/maintainer,...

Enterprise Design Thinking - Team Essentials for AI

This badge earner has demonstrated proficiency in using Enterprise Design Thinking concepts and activities to design responsible artificial intelligence systems with intention and a focus on people.

Working in a Digital World: Professional Skills

This badge earner understands key skills for professional success and core soft skills needed in the information technology workforce. This knowledge of skills and behaviors includes creating and...

LearnQuest IBM Tivoli Netcool Impact Administration and...

This badge holder has demonstrated experience with deploying & administering IBM Tivoli Netcool/Impact. The earner is familiar with all fundamental elements of Netcool/Impact with a focus on...

Think Like a Hacker

The badge earner will improve their awareness and understanding of security vulnerabilities in the developer community with a focus on prevention. Vulnerabilities include Open Web Application Security...

IBM Electronics Lab Technician Apprenticeship Certificate

This badge earner has completed self study with mentorship in an Electronics Lab Technician Apprenticeship, with focus in one of the following: Thermal Systems, Microelectronic Assembly, Optical...

Data Efficiency

Badge earner has acquired an advanced level of knowledge on how they can improve the efficiency, effectiveness and overall quality of the data they handle. The Excel+ team workshops objective is to...

IBM Supply Chain - UP Contributor

The badge earner is a participant of the IBM UP Program and is able to apply Interpersonal Skills with the goal of creating assets and improving IBM Supply Chain processes and offerings. The badge...

LearnQuest IBM Parallel Sysplex Implementation

This badge holder is a systems programmers who is able to work on an implementation of a Parallel Sysplex. The badge earner has knowledge of z/OS and z/OS-related products and subsystems exploiting...

Patterns Design Program Cohort Coach

This badge earner has demonstrated strong mentorship and leadership skills, in which they have led a group of early career designers through their real business unit incubator project. They have...

IBM Quantum Conversations

The badge earner demonstrates foundational knowledge in how to speak about quantum computing as a key differentiator for IBM in the context of our clients' industries and topics such as potential...

IBM Cognos Analytics: Author Reports Advanced (v11.0.x) -...

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding advanced report building techniques using relational data models, dimensional data, & ways of enhancing, customizing,...

IBM SPSS Statistics Essentials (V25) - Code: 0G53AG

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding the fundamentals of using IBM SPSS Statistics for typical data analysis process. This includes learning the basics of...

IBM System Support Technician Apprenticeship

This badge earner has completed self-study with mentorship in a System Support Technician Apprenticeship, with a focus on either hardware and software or application support. The badge earner has...

Db2 Foundations for Database Professionals

This badge earner has demonstrated knowledge of the fundamental concepts of Db2 11.5 with a focus on planning to deploy a Db2 environment, the basics of securing a Db2 environment, the basic concepts...

Explorations into Mindfulness

This badge earner understands mindfulness concepts and techniques, and has learned how to apply mindfulness practices for various situations. The individual understands how to further develop focus...

Accelerated Messaging Workshop Leader

Badge earner is qualified to lead messaging workshops. The messaging workshop is a collaborative session designed to bring multiple business units and offerings together into a single Conversation...

Predictive Engineering Using Design for Six Sigma

Badge earner is able to apply Predictive Engineering skills to transition from trial and error approach to Six Sigma and Agile methodologies, that are focused on product development. E.g., Monte Carlo...

Power Systems for AIX III: Advanced Administration and...

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding advanced AIX system administrator skills with a focus on availability and problem determination. This includes detailed...

SEED - Systems Essential Employee Development Co-Creator

The badge earner has made outstanding contribution to the Systems Essential Employee Development program by demonstrating skills of project management, leadership, communication, in addition to...