I.T. & Communications

Site Reliability Engineer Intern

Full Time

Your Job

Are you seeking an opportunity that will provide you with invaluable skills, impactful work and real world experience? Indeed is seeking a self motivated intern to join our growing Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team!

Indeed Site Reliability Engineers apply software engineering techniques and discipline to production operations to attack major problems and fix them for good. SRE adds nines to our already well engineered and highly reliable software products supporting job seekers, employers, and internal customers. Every month, over 200 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and ultimately help them get hired at their next job.

As an SRE Intern, you’ll be working with your mentor to apply foundational computer science knowledge and principles to keep our products available and fast.


Participate in the entire software lifecycle including design, development, delivery, measurement, and learning.
Design, develop, write, ship, and motivate the creation of software and systems to increase product reliability and organizational efficiency.
Support the software lifecycle through activities like reviewing designs, creating platforms and frameworks, capacity planning, and chaos testing.
Maintain service health by through monitoring and follow the sun incident response.
Improve service reliability through root cause analysis, blameless postmortems, and using code to prevent or respond to problem recurrence.

Who You Are

Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
Enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to it after the internship.
Available for the duration of the Internship (12 weeks May/June-Aug)
Experience writing code in Java, Go, Shell, Perl, Python, or a similar language.
Experience in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
Interest in designing, writing, and/or troubleshooting software and systems in a distributed, internet scale Linux environment.
Systematic approach to solving problems.
Strong communication skills, ownership, and drive.
Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.

“If you really like looking into architecture and finding problems that may not be apparent now but down the line may be catastrophic, then you should work as an SRE.” Meghan, SRE, Indeed – Austin

Indeed provides a variety of benefits that help us focus on our mission of helping people get jobs. View our bounty of perks:

Who we are

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad, Dublin, Aberdeen and Vancouver, we are improving people’s lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

Our Mission

As the world’s number 1 job site*, our mission is to help people get jobs. We strive to cultivate an inclusive and accessible workplace where all people feel comfortable being themselves. We’re looking to grow our teams with more people who share our enthusiasm for innovation and creating the best experience for job seekers.

(*comScore Total Visits, March 2021)

Equal Opportunities and Accommodations Statement

Indeed is deeply committed to building a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritised. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to build a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic background, race, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, neuro-diversity, disability, age, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds.

Indeed is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. To request an accommodation, please contact Talent Attraction Help at , or by email at at least one week in advance of your interview.

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