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DevOps Engineering Student - 4 Month Winter Term



Software Engineering
Waterloo, ON, Canada
Posted on Saturday, September 16, 2023

Worker Sub-Type:

Student (Fixed Term)

Job Description:

We are looking for an ambitious Student DevOps Engineer to join our team to take on projects in the cloud and data space. The student will work together with the Cloud Infrastructure Automation Team on technologies that enable the build, deployment and management of cloud infrastructure used in our AI driven threat detection and mitigation technologies. They will also work alongside our larger DevOps team of AWS experts and learn and implement real code in the cloud.

What you will do:

  • Develop, deploy, and maintain critical infrastructure components through Infrastructure-as-Code tooling across multiple environments

  • Develop, deploy and maintain CI/CD pipelines supporting multiple application teams

  • Engage with development teams and your DevOps teammates to modernize existing infrastructure and develop solutions to maintain long-running infrastructure

  • Deploy and maintain critical applications on cloud-native microservices architecture

  • Develop and automate operational processes in compliance with our security requirements

  • Specify, document, and develop new management and deployment features using open-source, commercial or in-house products

Who we are looking for:

  • Required scripting knowledge in any of Python, Groovy, Bash, Perl.

  • Preferred exposure to AWS Cloud.

  • Preferred Administrator knowledge on Linux environments.

Above and beyond

  • An Operational and a DevOps thinking mindset will make you stand out here!

  • Ability to openly and honestly communicate with the team on the projects.

  • A quick and willing learner due to the changing landscape of the cloud technologies.

Student Life at BlackBerry

  • Growth Mindset: employees have access to skills training and professional development courses, mentorship programs as well as unlimited access to our on-demand learning platform.

  • Commitment to Wellness: employees have access to events that support physical, mental and financial wellness. We host wellness sessions, fitness courses, discounts to local gyms and offer a 24/7 Employee Assistant Program (EAP).

  • Highly collaborative teams and a supportive workplace environment, with organization-wide events and a student social committee.

  • Employee Perks: we have snack and beverage programs at all locations. Students also have access to discounts for local stores, transportation, restaurants and activities.

See more about the student program at BlackBerry over on our Instagram @BlackBerryStudentLife

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