Vertica Build & Release Engineer Intern

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HPE Software has a wide variety of Software Solutions and Services that allow customers to: deliver amazing applications, re-invent IT operations, optimize and monetize customer engagement, identify and neutralize security threats, and protect and govern data assets. HPE Software is a fast growing business unit which supports its customers on planning, conceptual design and implementation of software solutions. Big Data has changed the software landscape and HPE is leading the way.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Big Data Group Vertica is the leading provider of next-generation analytics platforms enabling customers to monetize all of their data. Vertica’s elasticity, scale, performance, and simplicity are unparalleled in the industry, delivering 50×-1000x the performance of traditional solutions at 30% the total cost of ownership. Vertica’s analytics platform provides organizations with a robust solution for organizing Big Data on a massive scale in real time. Vertica powers some of the largest organizations and most innovative business models globally including Zynga, Twitter, and AT&T.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is seeking a Build and Release Engineer Intern for Summer 2017 based in Cambridge, MA. Will be responsible for daily operation and automation of the build systems for HP Vertica products.


  • This individual will work closely with other engineers on the RE team, R&D team and other departments throughout the company.
  • Facilitate the software development process and to ensure a reliable, consistent and repeatable delivery of builds and hotfixes.
  • You will own and maintain the release process for a number of cross-functional, large-scale projects involving multiple internal and external teams.
  • You will need technical depth to work with developers, troubleshoot problems and participate in design reviews, as well as curiosity and drive to learn new technologies.
  • The ideal candidate for this position will have a hands on experience with build/deployment automation, software development and tools.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related
  • Must be graduating AFTER August 2017
  • Basic scripting ability in Perl or Python or related
  • Basic knowledge Linux system administration
  • Experience working with source code control systems, preferably SVN or Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integrations engines such as Jenkins or QuickBuild
  • Understanding of C /Java to compile sources


  • VMware enterprise infrastructure
  • Knowledge of AWS (EC2, S3) and/or Docker
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully work and learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Highly preferred a candidate who can commute to Cambridge, MA

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