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Confluent 2023 Trust & Security Engineering Intern

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Job Type
18 Sep 2022
Confluent is pioneering a fundamentally new category of data infrastructure focused on data in motion. Have you ever found a new favorite series on Netflix, picked up groceries curbside at Walmart, or paid for something using Square? Thats the power of data in motion in actiongiving organizations instant access to the massive amounts of data that is constantly flowing throughout their business. At Confluent, were building the foundational platform for this new paradigm of data infrastructure. Our cloud-native offering is designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly stream across the organization. With Confluent, organizations can create a central nervous system to innovate and win in a digital-first world.

Were looking for self-motivated team members who crave a challenge and feel energized to roll up their sleeves and help realize Confluents enormous potential. Chart your own path and take healthy risks as we solve big problems together. We value having diverse teams and want you to grow as we growwhether youre just starting out in your career or managing a large team, youll be amazed at the magnitude of your impact.

Who We Are

The Trust & Security Engineering teams products and technologies help customers understand and control data in motion so they can confidently use it for their most critical workloads, both in the cloud and on premises.

Our work ranges from building core security technologies such as authentication, authorization and auditing, to creating transformative new product experiences such as Stream Governance. Our products include some of the most widely-adopted technologies in Confluents product range. We aim to deliver simple, powerful solutions for complex, ambiguous problems like access control, data quality and discoverability.

This is a remote internship and requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space.

You could work on the following teams in Trust & Security:
  • Authentication
  • Authorization
  • Auditing
  • Stream Governance
  • Stream Exchange
Your Impact
  • Work with one or more mentors to design, develop, operate and improve software with customer-facing impact
  • Prove out cool new concepts and figure out how to scale these up for production deployment
  • Youll work on best-of-breed open source and proprietary technologies with a passionate engineering team spanning three continents and all the layers of Confluent's technology stack
  • Most importantly, we hope youll have fun while changing how the world works
Who You Are
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Computer Science, Math, or a related technical field
  • You are eligible to complete a full-time internship for Spring, Summer, Fall 2023
  • Proficiency in Java, Go, C/C++ or another programming language
  • Passionate for solving hard open-ended problems in distributed systems
  • You have strong communication skills
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment to deliver innovation to customers
At Confluent, we are committed to providing competitive pay and benefits that are in line with industry standards. This position has an annual fixed salary dependent on your degree - Bachelors $50/hr, Masters $55, PhD $60/hr - and includes a housing stipend.

Come As You Are

At Confluent, equality is a core tenet of our culture. We are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact. Employment decisions are made on the basis of job-related criteria without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Confluent requires all employees (in office and remote) in the U.S. to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Consistent with federal, state, and local requirements, Confluent will consider requests for reasonable accommodation based on medical conditions/contraindications or sincerely-held religious beliefs where it is able to do so without undue hardship to the company.

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  • Job Reference: 715269071-2
  • Date Posted: 18 September 2022
  • Recruiter: confluent
  • Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent