Red Hat Security and Identity Engineering 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 Security and Identity Engineering team is looking for an intern to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you will develop new features and fix bugs for our Common Logging stack, which is used to aggregate and analyze large amounts of logging data from applications. You'll gain experience with containers, OpenShift by Red Hat, and Ansible by Red Hat. We'll need you to be able to work well with a team and have some programming experience in Ruby, C, or Python.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with a team of software developers to implement new functionality and fix bugs related to log collection, annotation, and analysis

  • Work on development projects guided by other engineers on the team

  • Produce formal design documents and work through design reviews

Required skills

  • Programming experience in C, Ruby, or Python

  • Web API programming experience

  • Linux experience

  • Willingness to learn new things

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Currently pursuing a graduate degree, preferably in computer science

Familiarity with the following will be considered a plus:

  • Logging components like Elasticsearch, Rsyslog, FluentD, and Kibana

  • OpenShift by Red Hat or container development

  • Ansible by Red Hat

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Job ID 59531

Department Software Engineering

Location US-MA-Westford

Posting date 10/5/2017

Remote base ..