Pearson DevOps Developer Intern in Morrisville, North Carolina
DevOps Developer Intern
THE PEARSON INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Pearson Interns -Helping shape the future of education
Why join Pearson’s intern program?
Pearson is the world’s largest learning company. We help people of all ages acquire the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their work and careers. We believe that everyone should be able to keep learning, every day and in every way, throughout their lives.Bringing together the everything we know about the science of learning and the latest technology, we’re shaping the future of teaching and learning.
We’re looking for the next generation of talented undergraduates to join our team for an unforgettable 10 week internship. An internship at Pearson is an opportunity to bring your own unique perspective as a learner, together with your academic knowledge, technical skills and enthusiasm, to help create products used by students like you.
Bringing the latest educational products and services to market is a highly collaborative process that requires a diverse range of skills and disciplines - from UX and engineering to marketing and managing rights and royalties.
As one of our interns you will gain a comprehensive introduction to our business. You’ll be assigned to a team and work on real life projects that bring our products and services to life. On the job training and professional development will be provided to enable you to contribute to the business. You’ll also have direct access to a senior member of the team, as each intern will be mentored to help you make the most of the ten week program.
We foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. Every idea and perspective is valued, so that our products reflect the people we serve — our teachers and learners.
The DevOps Development Intern will:
The DevOps Developer Intern will work directly with the Global Content Services Engineering team on the application delivery chain with an emphasis on operational excellence through the development of automated tooling. You’ll be developing solutions leveraging all the services and SDKs provided by AWS; thereby allowing you to build the capabilities and experience sought after by the DevOps Industry. As part of the DevOps development internship, you will partner with a technology mentor to help you continue to grow, learn and contribute.
Fully document Operations solutions adding to existing run and play books
Participate in requirements gathering, solutioning and design of Operations tool sets.
Implement entire stories or subset of tasks or fix defects as part of an agile development team.
Document and escalate defects per standard processes
Required Education & Services:
Completion of at least Sophomore level coursework (Junior level strongly preferred) leading towards a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering or closely related field
Experience with Git and software configuration management practices
Basic understanding of architectural documentation
Familiarity with one or more AWS SDKs a plus
Desired Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Desire to learn and expand knowledge in development languages, applications, and tools
Intellectual horsepower and proven ability to quickly learn new processes and tools, business domains and technical applications
Strong Written and Verbal skills to communicate with clarity and brevity to other professionals, including software developers, program management, product management, business analysts etc
What Does the Internship Program Offer?
Successful candidates will spend 10 weeks working with our product and technology teams.
As one of our interns you will gain a comprehensive introduction to our business. You’ll be assigned to a team and work on real life projects that bring our products and services to life. On the job training and professional development will be provided to enable you to contribute to the business. You’ll also have direct access to a senior member of the team, as each intern will receive coaching and mentoring to help you make the most of the ten week program.
You’ll be paid for the duration of your internship. The internship begins on Monday June 4 and ends Friday August 17.
The Pearson Internship Program will be accepting applications until December 8, 2017. Offers will be extended and accepted by February 2, 2018.
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-NC-Morrisville
Work Locations: US-NC-Morrisville-2250 Perimeter Park 2250 Perimeter Park Drive Suite 140 Morrisville 27560
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 27, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1717914