Intern - Operating System Engineering

Location: San Diego, California US


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 208493

External Description:

Our summer internship program is a 10-14 week program. Fast-paced, flexible, fun. That describes our work environment at Teradata, a place to brainstorm with the best data minds, engage customers and surprise yourself with what's possible every day.


The internship job opportunity is for the Operating System Engineering Team within the Shared Services Engineering organization. OS team provides the underlying infrastructure for all OS Teradata products on physical and virtual platforms, including Kubernetes and containerized application deployments. OS team provide the necessary service on multiple hardware platforms, including public and private cloud environments.

We are looking for a candidate to join our fast paced and cutting-edge development organization that is on the forefront of our “Teradata Everywhere” strategy.


Visualize Aggregated Database Metrics ---- This project will encompass metric aggregation, manipulation, and expression through dynamically populated dashboards. Using modern technologies such as Jenkins, Kubernetes, Flask, Angular, and much more, interns will have the opportunity to build infrastructure that automatically gathers metrics about the company-wide the pipeline for use in Angular-based dashboard representations. It will involve a mixture of full stack, DevOps, and data manipulation in order to accomplish a comprehensive metric-driven environment for verbosely presenting the current state of our automated environments. Interns will gain skills in Agile development, Kubernetes, and large-scale automation workflows. 

Your Business Objectives would include:

  • Work independently, with an assigned mentor and with other team members of a very strong development team on challenging and exciting assignments.
  • Participate in development of enhancements and new features for the Teradata QueryGrid product.
  • Become familiar with all Teradata connectors and apply your experience to enhance our Teradata, Hive, Presto, Spark, or Oracle connectors.


  • Must be enrolled in BS/MS degree program. Graduation dates between December 2021-June 2023
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Strong C++/Java programming language skills
  • Exposure to SQL and various database concepts and internals
  • Experience with scripting languages (bash, Python)
  • Working knowledge of Linux operating system
  • Experience with Teradata and Hadoop technologies a plus

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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Intern - Operating System Engineering

Job Category: College & Interns

Company Profile:

Teradata helps businesses unlock value by turning data into their greatest asset.  We’re the cloud data analytics platform company, built for a hybrid multi-cloud reality, solving the world's most complex data challenges at scale. Collectively, we endeavor to serve equal parts innovator and contributor. Because our mission isn’t just about the collection of data – it’s about revolutionizing the future of transportation to save lives, optimizing energy costs to make the planet a cleaner place, and using data to predict and identify cancer risks.

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