• Security Development Internship

    Location US-MA-Westford
    Posting date 2 months ago(9/24/2019 9:02 AM)
    Job ID
    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 Red Hat Engineering team is looking for a motivated Security Development Intern to join us in Westford, MA. You will work with a geographically distributed security-focused development team working on the open source KeyLime security project (keylime.dev) supporting datacenter, telecommunications (telco), and edge deployment scenarios. Tasks may involve code development, testing, prototyping, developing proof of concept demos, and documentation.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Upstream development of new Keylime features and functionality
    • Document and test deployment scenarios
    • Prototype and develop proofs of concepts and demos for various scenarios
    • Participate in open source community (meetings, knowledge sharing, etc.)

    Required skills

    • Ability to work full-time hours during the summer of 2020 in the location listed (Westford, MA)
    • Programming experience;  xperience with Rust or Python is a plus
    • Familiarity with Git and GitHub
    • Flexible with a positive attitude toward challenges; ability to consider all aspects of a project (conception, implementation, testing, documentation, etc.)
    • Ability to use knowledge to learn and adapt to specific emerging areas of security
    • Open source experience is a plus


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