• Cloud Platforms Telco Certification Business Internship

    Location US-MA-Westford
    Posting date 2 months ago(9/26/2019 8:52 AM)
    Job ID
    72316
    Category
    Software Engineering
  • Company description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    The Cloud Platforms Business Unit Alliance team is looking for a Cloud Platforms Telco Certification Intern to join us in the summer of 2020 in Westford, MA. In this role, you will work within a highly competitive marketspace with technology and trends that are changing daily. You’ll do various research pieces on the market and competitors, along with some basic partnering activities to assist Red Hat in maintaining our market leadership.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Review container network functions (CNF) certification programs from Canonical, Pivotal, Nokia, Ericsson, and Cisco; report back on processes and suggest improvements to Red Hat’s CNF certification program
    • Research emerging technologies, e.g., 5G, RAN, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and software vendors that are relevant to the telco and service providers that Red Hat should be looking to partner with
    • Participate in biweekly internal certification team calls and provide feedback based on research noted above
    • Review Gartner and Forrester research materials on Kubernetes and telco and service providers and organize them for review
    • Provide insight into upcoming technology and consumer trends and provide guidance on how Red Hat should respond via our technologies or through partners
    • Create general BU partner mailing list using Red Hat list creation tools
    • Review virtual network function (VNF), management and orchestration (MANO), and network functions virtualization (NFV) tags in the catalog
    • Create email templates for partner outreach for events and meetings in Salesforce.com (SFDC)
    • Create partner event mailing list for telco events
    • Provide an end-of-summer review via a Google presentation of Red Hat’s current certification programs, including what’s working, what needs improvement, how we compare to our competitors, etc.

    Required skills

    • Ability to work full time hours during Summer 2020 in the location listed
    • Knowledge of Gmail, Google Slides, and spreadsheets


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