Site Reliability Engineer Intern role at Red Hat in Raleigh

Red Hat in Raleigh is hiring a Site Reliability Engineer Intern

This job might already be filled.

At Red Hat interns are an integral part of the team. They don’t get relegated to busywork or unimportant tasks that no one else wants to do, but participate in the day-to-day work and are active contributors to their team.

We are currently looking for a Site Reliability Engineer Intern to join us in Boston, MA or Raleigh, NC.

As an intern, you will work closely with your mentor and gain experience on the technical side, and you will be interacting with a broader team both locally and globally.

What you will do

  • Contribute code to increase the scalability and reliability of the service
  • Contribute software tests and participate in peer review to increase the quality of our codebase
  • Actively participate in knowledge sharing and collaboration
  • Work within a small agile team to develop and improve SRE software, support your peers, plan and self-improve
  • Network with other talented interns in an inclusive and diverse workplace where you can be yourself and thrive

What you will bring

  • Working knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Passion, curiosity, and desire to create new things and examine how things work internally
  • Willingness to learn new things and proactively working as a part of a wider team
  • Knowledge of the Kubernetes, UNIX or Linux operating system & Container technologies (any distribution)
  • Basic knowledge of, passion and willingness to use Python, Golang or similar programming language
  • Basic understanding of public cloud technologies

Pay Transparency

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About Red Hat

Red Hat is the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to deliver high-performing Linux, cloud, container, and Kubernetes technologies. Spread across 40+ countries, our associates have the flexibility to choose the work environment that suits their needs from in-office to fully remote to office-flex. Red Hatters are encouraged to bring their best ideas, no matter their title or tenure. We're a leader in open source because of our open and inclusive environment. We hire creative, passionate people ready to contribute their ideas, help solve complex problems, and make an impact. Opportunities are open. Join us.


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care
  • Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan
  • Retirement 401(k) with employer match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Paid parental leave plans for all new parents
  • Leave benefits including disability, paid family medical leave, and paid military leave
  • Additional benefits including employee stock purchase plan, family planning reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, transportation expense account, employee assistance program, and more!

Note: These benefits are only applicable to full time, permanent associates at Red Hat located in the United States.

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