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Groupon Tech and Product Team
R26101

Internship - Cloud/DevOps Engineer

Description

Learn and Grow As an Engineer by Building Things That Matter

You became an engineer because you believed in technology’s ability to make a difference in the world. So why would you spend your days building things that don’t matter? At Groupon, we spend our days developing tools, platforms and experiences that help small businesses thrive in their local communities. We may look like an ordinary ecommerce app, but under the surface we’re using cutting edge technology to build products that regularly positively impact the lives of 48MM people and 100,000 merchants.

Of course, local merchants aren’t the only ones who will benefit from your work—you will too. We are looking for great interns excited by learning and helping us build out Groupon’s next generation container based platform. We are using great technologies including Kubernetes, Apache Mesos, Ansible and Docker to build the next generation orchestration platform for our engineers.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Build and operate container orchestration platforms

  • Write great quality code using SOLID principles and fully covered by unit and integration tests. The languages we like to use are Python, GoLang, Scala or Java.

  • Develop highly scalable tools used to package applications into Docker Containers

  • Help improve our metrics and logs gathering capabilities

  • Maintain the platform’s documentation and help improve already established processes

 

Requirements

  • Understanding and strong interest in at least 2 of the following: Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, PaaS, IaaS

  • A keen interest in tool and platform development for development teams

  • Excellent programming skills using one of the following: Java, Golang, Scala, Python, Ruby...

  • Deep understanding of Agile and Continuous Delivery concepts and tools

  • Strong knowledge of all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Knowledge of agile software development methodologies such as Agile and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA).


Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members and learn more about our inclusive employee groups. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.

Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualifications for employment, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment are based upon the ability to perform the job. Equal-employment opportunities are provided to all applicants and employees without regard to race, creed, religion, color, age, national origin, sex, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, military discharge status (excluding dishonorable discharge), veteran status, citizenship status, or other legally protected status. We are all responsible for maintaining this policy. Groupon is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may email us at hraccommodations at groupon.com. If you have concerns related to Groupon’s equal employment opportunities, you may contact Groupon’s Ethics Reporting Service Ethicspoint.

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