🚀 Internship

Software Engineer Intern, Infrastructure 2023


2mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle


Rolling basis


We are looking for talented individuals to join us for an internship in 2023. Internships at TikTok aim to offer students industry exposure and hands-on experience. Watch your ambitions become reality as your inspiration brings infinite opportunities at TikTok.

TikTok's infrastructure team supports the company's fast growth by building and operating hyper-scale datacenters, managing the life cycle of the server fleet, providing cloud solutions, developing various infrastructure services and making sure they are scalable and reliable.

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Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering


- Design and build infrastructure services, systems and platforms.- Develop tools, automation and monitors to operate infrastructure efficiently.- Work in a fast-paced environment and be responsible end-to-end to the production environment by responding to performance and reliability issues and participating in necessary on-calls.- Help improve the whole lifecycle of infrastructure services from inception and design throughout development to deployment, user support and refinement.
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- Currently in your penultimate year pursuing a bachelor's degree, or in your final year going on to study a Masters', graduating in 2024- Successful candidates must start in June 2023- Studying Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related major- Confident working with Unix/Linux systems from kernel to shell and beyond- Some experience in one or more programming languages such as Go, Java, C++ and Python.- Self-driven and capable of coping with ambiguity and moving projects from concept to delivery.- Strong analytical skills and the ability to solve real-world problems in a fast-moving environment.- Experience in production and hyper-scale environment- Experience in one or more of the following areas:- Building infrastructure solutions with AWS, Google, Azures and other cloud services.- Building networking systems that speak TCP/IP, BGP, DNS, etc.- Building traffic systems such as load balancers, NAT and proxies, etc.- Implementing big data solutions based on technologies such as Elasticsearch, Spark and Hadoop, which handle Terabytes of data.- Building platform, automation and tools to manage server fleet, their life cycles and systems running on top.
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