Intern: Dataplane Software Engineer

Juniper Networks

Software Engineer Internship

Juniper is looking for an intern to work in it's packet forwarding team. This team is responsible for programming hardware and ASICs to process packets for extremely high performance in support of the Internet core. We are looking for an energetic, highly-motivated, fast-learning, self-starter that will join the team for the summer session. The candidate will help with special projects all the while getting a unique perspective on programming networking devices. The right candidate has

  • An interest in networking and embedded systems programming
  • Strong fundamental computer science skill, e.g. algorithms, data structures, operating systems
  • Strong programming and debugging skills in C, C++
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Is pursuing a MSCS, MSCE, or MSEE degree

In addition:

  • Knowledge of Python is a plus
  • Experience/interest in microcoding, hardware programming, or working with network processors is a plus
  • This position is in the Westford office in the Boston area