Software Demolition Engineer Summer Intern – Undergrad
It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!
_We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business._
The high-performance Cloudmark Security Platform is used by service providers to stop spam, viruses, phishing, and other messaging threats. Our team determines how to test the new features and functions we add to the system; we find bugs before our customers or threat actors do. We work in close collaboration with developers, product management, and customer support to understand customer needs and ensure our software meets customer expectations.
You will work on the automated testing system that drives our performance and regression testing. You'll have the opportunity to build skills with python, shell scripting, and Linux systems. You'll gain experience in testing software through building software. This is an exciting opportunity where you'll think about how to break systems and improve them! The work you do in your internship will result in improvements to the systems we use to test the Cloudmark Security Platform and will help our customers stop spam!
+ Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
+ Intellectual curiosity and tenacity - you wonder why things work (or don't!) and want to figure them out
+ Familiarity with Linux
+ Familiarity with programming in python, Golang, C, or similar systems programming languages
You have the ability and interest in working **full** **time** (a maximum of 40 hours/week) in our primary location or remotely until it is safe to work in office. You are currently pursuing an **undergraduate degree** , and are maintaining an above average GPA. This internship is scheduled to start immediately and run though the end of August 2023.
_If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!_
Proofpoint is an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.