Back-end Software Engineer Co-Op (Winter 2020) - Machine Learning

University Recruiting Vancouver, British Columbia


Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

Role:
Splunk builds software that lets you search, report, monitor and analyze live-streaming and historical data across the entire data spectrum, from IT to Marketing to Operations, all from one place and in real time.
The Machine Learning Development team enables developers and end users to use machine learning technologies within Splunk solutions.

Responsibilities:

We are looking for smart, energetic and diligent students to come spend 4 to 8 months with our development team in Vancouver. We create applications that allows developers and data scientists to use machine learning techniques with their Splunk data for better insight and actions. You would contribute directly to the production codebase by doing development work on new features and writing automation scripts to test the product.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • You have experience building meaningful software applications: in a class, as a personal hobby, as a job, as part of an open source project
  • You enjoy working well with others in a fast-paced environment
  • You enjoy working within an agile environment
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written

Preferred Qualifications:

  • You have experience writing Python or Golang based automated tests
  • You are familiar with backend technologies such as Python, Java or Go
  • You have experience or are curious about Dev Ops products and processes
  • You have experience or are curious about Machine Learning technology

Education: 

  • Actively pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related major, and strong record of academic achievement

What We Offer You:

  • The opportunity to work with a set of extraordinarily talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support. Splunk flourishes with disruption and diversity.
  • A constant stream of new things for you to learn and an opportunity for growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.


For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!