Site Reliability Engineering Intern
Cupertino, CA 
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Job/Internship Description

The Site Reliability Engineering team (SRE) at Mist Systems (a Juniper Company) is responsible for keeping cloud-based services, streaming frameworks, NoSQL/RDBMS databases and distributed analytical platforms running in multi-cloud environments. We proactively support our Cloud infrastructure to prevent and resolve any infrastructure related issues. As an intern, you will deliver unprecedented IT automation and insight into user experiences driven by our AI services over a geographically distributed customers' network. A successful candidate has an interest in developing, operating, troubleshooting, and scaling online services and understanding of Linux infrastructures, networking principles, CI/CD tools.

You will learn how to:

  • Proactively monitor, run diagnosis, and provide resolution of issues in Amazon and Google cloud environments. How to analyze failures and provide support for software engineers to debug production issues across microservices and distributed platforms.
  • Run Terraform, Ansible and Kubernetes based cloud infrastructure; install, manage and tune databases such as Postgres, Redis, Cassandra, Elasticsearch.
  • Support streaming data pipelines over Kafka, Flink, Storm, Spark frameworks.
  • Manage CICD pipelines, configuration, automation tools for infrastructure provisioning.
  • Create metrics, reports, dashboards, rules, analize logs and define thresholds for monitoring, notification, alerting and performance management systems.
  • Manage cloud security tools, integrity monitoring, vulnerability scanning and cloud security/compliance monitoring frameworks.
  • Write and maintain runbooks for knowledge driven automated processes and bots.
  • Prepare capacity planning based on performance, usage, and utilization stats.
  • Follow SRE best practices and procedures.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Basic programming skills in Python, Java, or Golang.
  • Basic understanding of monitoring solutions, data processing and AWS/GCP cloud services and deployment solutions.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Nginx, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Packer, Ansible or similar.
  • Experience with CloudWatch or Stackdriver or Prometheus or Graphite.
  • Understanding of data management technologies including relational and non-relational databases such as Postgres, Cassandra, Elasticsearch, Redis.

Juniper's University Talent Program (UTP) introduces next generation talent to Juniper's workforce and provides talented students with an opportunity to develop professional experience at a world-class technology company. And it's not hard to see why so many accomplished students have been compelled to spend their summers at Juniper!

Here at Juniper,UTP provides a comprehensive program that fosters professional as well as personal growth, thoroughly preparing its interns for the next step in their careers. Juniper internships are project-based, allowing interns to solve important problems, make lasting impacts on their teams, and contribute to the company's overall objectives. They are mentored by some of the most talented and skillful innovators in the industry; they connect with transformative thought leaders who promote disruptive ideas in their field. Interns participate in constructive professional workshops, company-wide community service initiatives, and executive speaker series.They build lasting friendships, expand their network, and connect with colleagues from around the world.

At Juniper Networks, you will not only have opportunities to build real-life, hands-on work experience - you'll also have the chance tolearn from the bestand lay the groundwork for a successful career.

Please note that Juniper's 2021 internship program will be conducted remotely. The location listed reflects the location of the team the intern will join, whereas the intern will work from their residence in the US.

Juniper Networks is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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