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Vanderbilt University Cloud Engineering Intern in Nashville, Tennessee

Cloud Engineering Intern (Job Number: 1900527)


Vanderbilt University Information Technology (VUIT) has an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Engineer Intern . This Cloud Engineer Internship is an opportunity for college juniors, seniors, and graduate students interested in obtaining personal exposure in higher education by serving in an internship allowing the individual to gain broad exposure to and develop a better understanding of the variety of operations and services within the defined department at Vanderbilt. The focus of this internship will be on engineering and administration of cloud computing data analytics tools, as well as Cloud engineering and deployment with Amazon Web Services (AWS.) This will include, but is not limited to, provisioning servers (EC2 Instances), provisioning storage (S3 Buckets), and provisioning Virtual Private Clouds and RDS.

The Cloud Services work unit provides enterprise cloud services to the institution by leveraging leading edge cloud computing technologies, tools, and techniques for cloud workload provisioning. The work unit acts as a cloud services consultant and broker for infrastructure, platform, and software-as-a-service (IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS) offerings for the various entities across the institution. The unit leverages leading public cloud services providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as a part of its strategy for IaaS and PaaS cloud deployments. The unit also implements hybrid and private cloud deployment models for on-premises workloads not suitable for public cloud.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Design,build, and maintain infrastructure and software platforms within cloud basedenvironments (i.e. AWS, Azure) using public cloud service modelsinfrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service offerings.

  • Migrateexisting on-premises services from physical data centers to cloud using cloudmigration and automation tools.

  • Writescripts to automate operations and server management.

  • MaintainQA and Production configuration using automation tools.

  • Buildand maintain operations tools for monitoring, notifications, trending, andanalysis.

  • Define,create, test, and execute operations procedures.

  • Troubleshootproduction issues and re-engineer production workloads.

  • Workcomfortably with automation and orchestration software.

Profile ofan Ideal Candidate

  • Must be anenrolled student in their Junior, Senior, or Graduate School years.

  • Has studied Linux/Unix operating systems

  • Has studied cloud computing and IaaS/PaaScloud providers services, i.e. Amazon Web Services, Google ComputePlatform, Microsoft Azure

  • Has studied Apache web servertechnologies

  • Has studied data analytics, databaseadministration, data structures

  • Has studied coding/scriptingi.e. PHP, Python, Java,Bash, Perl

  • Has studied continuousintegration, deployment and release management

  • Strong desire to learn newtechnologies and explore new and creative ways to solve problems

About Vanderbilt Benefits

Vanderbilt University offers a competitive, flexible benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, accidental death & dismemberment, disability insurance, paid time off, and a 403(b) retirement plan with employer match. Vanderbilt offers tuition assistance to employees, spouses, and dependent children.

AboutVanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee, is a top-15 private research university offering a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. Vanderbilt is situated on a 330-acre campus near the thriving city center, serving more than 12,000 students and employing almost 7,000 faculty and staff. The university’s students, staff, and faculty frequently cite Nashville and the surrounding area as one of the many perks of being a part of the Vanderbilt community. Vanderbilt University is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity is sought and celebrated. Vanderbilt was recently named as one of “America’s Best Large Employers” and the top employer in Tennessee and the Nashville metropolitan area in 2018 (Forbes).

Commitmentto Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Vanderbilt University is committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff, and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our campus values.

Vanderbilt University is an equal opportunity, affirmativeaction employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protectedveterans are encouraged to apply

Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Nashville

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Job: Student Workers (Enrolled at Institution)

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