Networking R&D Test Lab Engineering Internship

About Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hewlett Packard Enterprise defines the next generation of technology infrastructure, software and services for the New Style of IT. HPE is a Fortune 50 company with a portfolio that spans servers, storage, networking, software, cloud, converged systems and services to generate over 58 billion dollars of revenue each year. We serve customers in over 170 countries on six continents. At HPE, we know that our people and values are the most important elements in our success. HPE accelerates change.

About Hewlett Packard Enterprise Networking

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Networking, one of the fastest growing networking vendors, is looking for individuals who are talented, technically inclined and self-motivated to fill the following internship for the development of our award winning Networking Switches and Router Products. This position will be physically located in Roseville, California. HPE Networking offers a comprehensive open and standards-based portfolio designed to address a broad range of customer segments, from small & medium businesses, to the largest enterprises with advanced requirements for leading branch, campus LAN and data center solutions. HPE’s innovative technology and open, standards-based approach to networking is resonating with customers around the world, and HPE Networking revenue exceeds the sum of its next five competitors.

Job Description

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Networking is looking for an outstanding second or third-year university student interested in an exciting and challenging R&D technical internship opportunity at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company in Roseville, CA. The position is full-time during school breaks/summer. Ideal candidates are available to work part-time during university sessions. Students MUST live and attend a university within commuting distance to the Roseville, CA area.

This position will be responsible for scripting, automation creation and/or test execution as needed to support release of Hewlett Packard Enterprise switching and routing products. Under the guidance of one of the Networking Test Lab engineers, your responsibilities may include feature test execution, scripting, creation of and/or execution of automation, authoring of new feature test cases, and performing debug analysis. You will need to document defects and enhancement recommendations. Candidates need to have strong skills in programming and/or scripting – Python is a strong plus. Ideal candidates should also have strong skills in networking including router and switch configuration and should be very comfortable with Linux.

Education and Experience Required:

Currently enrolled in a 4 year degree program in Computing Science or Computer Engineering with at least 2 years completed towards a Bachelor’s degree. Electrical Engineering candidates may be considered as well as long as they have appropriate programming and/or scripting experience.

Skills required:

  • Minimum GPA 3.5
  • Experience with Python, TCL or C/C
  • Linux experience
  • Strong work ethic
  • Accountability
  • Good communications skills
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Network Analysis (or any networking) class with B or better.

Skills, nice to have:

  • Experience with networking protocols, switches and routers.
  • Good knowledge of networking – VLAN’s, IP addressing, DHCP, PoE.
  • Good understanding of Networking (OSI model, protocols)
  • Experience with Wired network protocol analyzers (e.g. WireShark)

Please note the above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not a complete list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.

What do we offer?

Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.

If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Apply now!

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