DevOps Software Engineer Intern - 1

Citrix

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Are you an aspiring software IT graduate looking for a 6 month internship with a leading company in a DevOps role? Then consider joining Citrix's Patras office.

We are looking for an intern to join the Citrix Global Lab Infrastructure and Services (GLIS) DevOps Team. The GLIS Team is a globally distributed team supporting the IT infrastructure, application services and tools essential to the Citrix Engineering Teams worldwide. Within the GLIS Team the DevOps Team focus on the core mission critical applications and tools vital to all Citrix software developers.

We are looking for interns, most likely on a computer science degree course, with a keen interest in DevOps. DevOps is seen within the software industry as an up and coming field which is key to performance and the rapid delivery of software products. We are applying DevOps principles in the support of the internal services we run within Citrix.

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The GLIS DevOps Team is responsible for primarily inward facing services, typically off the shelf tools, such as:

  • build and continuous integration systems,
  • source code management systems,
  • issue and project tracking,
  • knowledge management systems,
  • static code analysis tools.

The remit of the team is to stay ahead of the software developers by finding new ways to make the software development and delivery process more efficient. We own and run our own Hypervisor VMs, storage arrays and servers to maximise flexibility and performance.

The position reports to the Manager of Development Operations and requires collaboration with members of DevOps and Engineering. The role is expected to involve work on a project or research activity related to DevOps responsibilities. Various project options are available such as working on monitoring, metrics, automated deployment of cloud and on-premise infrastructure and/or CI/CD.

Qualification and Requirements

Essential:

  • Undertaking a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or a related field; equivalent experience may be substituted for formal education
  • Broad and up to date IT skills
  • Understands basic Software Development processes
  • Experience in a high level programming language, preferably Python
  • Knowledge of Linux as a user/administrator, proficient with the linux command line
  • Experience in source code management, especially git
  • A quick learner with an interest in a wide variety of development technologies/tools
  • Self-starter, able to work as a sole contributor on small projects, or as part of a distributed team on larger projects
  • Excellent verbal and written Greek and English communication skills

Desirable/Interested in:

  • Knowledge of virtualisation and cloud computing, e.g. XenServer, AWS or Azure
  • Experience with automation tools, such as Ansible
  • Continuous Integration and automated testing, e.g. Jenkins or TeamCity, Artifactory
  • An understanding of networking and data communications
  • IT monitoring systems such as Zabbix
  • A basic understanding of SQL databases

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Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles.  We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture.  We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.

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