Summer Intern Big Data Platform Engineer Java/Go

Job Description

Peak's Big Data Engineering Team works with data at incredible scale that helps us improve the quality of our products. This is a great opportunity to touch software development, data processing and service operations. As a Big Data Engineering Intern you will work with more senior engineers in building, extending and optimizing performance of existing data pipelines.

What you'll learn during your internship

  • Support the team in designing and building data processing architecture in the cloud. 
  • Work well as an individual and as part of a team that loves to deploy best practices.
  • Learn how to build an automated and scalable data pipeline.
  • Being involved in projects and being part of a dynamic environment.
  • Participate in weekly planning and review meetings.
  • Great attitude towards learning new skills and applying them in projects
  • Develop strong engineering skills and programming fundamentals.
  • Working with the multiple tasks that need strong analytical and problem-solving skills with an attention to detail.

Here's what you'll need

  • Being enrolled in university and currently in your 3rd or 4th year of Computer Science / Computer Engineering or a related field of studies.
  • Have a schedule that allows you to work 2 months full-time during summer.
  • Ready to use the academic knowledge in a fast-paced, real hands-on environment.
  • Have a real passion for software engineering, as demonstrated by previous internships, work experience or projects
  • Have a deep understanding of data structures, in particular how they are implemented and how to apply them to solve problems.
  • Prior experience with Java, Python and  Go will be an advantage.
  • Some practical experience working on AWS or another cloud provider.


Working at Peak

  • Fast-paced environment with a tight-knit and collaborative culture.
  • Never-ending learning and development opportunities.
  • Relevant conferences abroad to stay up to date with the latest industry trends.
  • Team events and trips.
  • We support your personal and professional development with challenging projects and regular feedback.
  • Full health benefits.