Cloud Engineer Intern

Date:  Feb 1, 2024

Galway, IE

Requisition ID:  36382

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and everyday millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering #Experiences that Matter.

Avaya is a global leader in digital communications products, solutions, and services for businesses of all sizes delivering most of its technology through software and services. We enable organizations around the globe to succeed by creating intelligent communications experiences for our clients, their employees, and their customers. Every minute of every day, we power positive and productive interactions that drive customer loyalty, team collaboration and business success.

We’re focused on Innovation without Disruption, removing barriers, and placing our customers best interests at the forefront of everything we do. The world is evolving in technologically exciting ways, and we strive to lead revolutions in how businesses leverage the cloud, artificial intelligence, automation, and mobility.

We aren’t just focused on customer experience, we also prioritize the employee experience, and we work hard to engage and empower our people throughout their career with us. We’re seeking the best diverse talent to shape and transform how the world connects. Find out more at Careers at Avaya.

About the Opportunity

As an Intern Cloud Engineer at Avaya, you will be joining part of an organization responsible for key SaaS Avaya offers already in the market as well as upcoming programs. You’ll work on real-time projects, joining Scrum teams, and be a hands-on contributor with focus on designing, developing, and continually improving new and existing applications.
You’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself across a variety of activities, including:

  • Design and develop public and private cloud solutions
  • Evaluate cutting edge Cloud technologies, drive towards adoption, create proofs-of-concept and frameworks
  • Participate in the design, code, review, test, document, deploy, and support of our solutions
  • Collaborate in analyzing existing code and remediating both functional and performance issues in large scalable distributed systems
  • Define, review, and consult on cloud deployment architecture in GCP, Azure and AWS
  • Be a hands-on scrum team member for multiple Avaya programs

We’re passionate about setting you up for success. You days will be varied, with on-the-job mentorship from the wealth of engineering experts you’ll work alongside. We are able to offer flexible and individual programs, that can work around your existing studies and commitments. Examples include:

  • Full-time holiday internship from 2-3mths
  • Full-time term or semester, or half-year internship
  • Full-time industry placement year

About You

We’re looking for curious, self-motivated people with an appetite to learn, willing to share and collaborate, driving results and value, building robust and scalable solutions. You’ll have great communication skills and approach problem-solving creatively, applying your knowledge of computer science fundamentals.

We’d also love to see your experience of:

  • Source code management tools such as GIT
  • Unix/Linux administration and Shell Scripting
  • Messaging/Event driven application development
  • Cloud Ops / DevOps

And ideally, you’ll have good familiarity of:

  • Azure, AWS, GCP, and private or hybrid-cloud deployments
  • Experience developing applications for Linux and VMware run time environments
  • Microservices and Containerization tools e.g. Docker, Kubernetes
  • ReST Web Services experience
  • Demonstrable Development and Debugging skills

Finally, you’ll already be on your own pathway towards attaining a relevant computer science or engineering bachelor’s or master’s degree or equivalent qualification.


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