Red Hat Container Technology Internship in Westford, Massachusetts

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Atomic and OpenShift team is looking for an intern to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you'll work in an agile environment to add features, fix bugs, and make our solutions amazing. We’ll expect you to be interested in working on containers, Docker, Kubernetes, operating systems, continuous integration, and more. You will coordinate work with other engineers, architects, product managers, scrum masters, and community members to write new features for a rapidly changing container technology. Expect to write code, review pull requests, fix bugs, update docs, and work with other teams to design complete solutions. This is a great opportunity to learn how to work in a fast-paced environment. You’ll get to work on many emerging technologies and maybe even create some new ones. We'll need you to be able to work on your own.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Participate on a scrum team

  • Complete tasks on a given timeline

  • Give demos to your peers on work you’ve completed each sprint

  • Design technical solutions to abstract problems

  • Work with upstream communities like Docker and Kubernetes

  • Ensure test plans for the code you create exist and that documentation is correct

  • Design automated test plans

  • Quickly respond to security threats

Required skills

  • Working knowledge of Linux

  • Ability to learn new programming languages; experience with Go is a plus

  • Solid written and verbal English communication skills

  • Understanding of how open source and free software communities work

  • Experience with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD)

  • Ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment

  • Familiarity with Linux containers, Docker, or Kubernetes is a plus

  • Ability to present to customers and stakeholders is an advantage

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Job ID 59447

Department Software Engineering

Location US-MA-Westford

Posting date 10/3/2017

Remote base ..