Software Developer - Summer 2023

Company: Lumen

Location: Tupelo - Mississippi - USA

Posted on: September 23

ABOUT LUMENLumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450 - 000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries - we deliver the fastest - most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses - government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumens network - edge cloud... security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at - LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies - Twitter: @lumentechco - Facebook: /lumentechnologies - Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.THE ROLELUMENS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IS A PATH FOR CAREER READINESS IN THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION.Be a part of an internship program - driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company - all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.THE EXPERIENCE INNOVATE to deliver solutions to real business problems TRANSFORM your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects CONNECT to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers - work team and leaders across the organization. IMPACT through Community & Social Involvement collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.THE MAIN RESPONSIBILITIESThe intern will collaborate with a team of data engineers and developers and will be responsible for designing and developing Software solutions using the listed skill sets. The intern will also work closely with product owners - engineering managers and other stake holders to understand the requirements and design to efficiently implement and deliver the solution. The intern will be working in an agile environment and collaborate with onshore and offshore resources.The Primary Responsibilities: The candidate will assist in grooming the solution along with the engineering manager and team members based on the requirements During the sprints - the candidate will develop the code as per the requirements - perform local testing and review the code with team members The candidate will participate in all the scrum ceremonies and ensure the agile process is practiced to lead to a successful outcome The Candidate will collaborate and help other team members resolve their issues/impediments The candidate will enhance the application by identifying opportunities for improvement - making recommendations - and designing and implementing fixes The Candidate will follow robust DevOps practices - and use CI/CD practices deploying the application The Candidate will lead the production deployment and conduct post deployment validationWHAT WE LOOK FOR IN A CANDIDATEEducation Requirements Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university - rising senior bachelors level education status or Masters at the start of the internship - graduating August 2023 June 2024. Major/Degree: In pursuit of degree in Computer Science or similar technical degree field.Required Qualifications / Skills Demonstrated knowledge of application development using Java 8 and Spring Boot framework Experience in developing REST APIs using microservice architecture Experience in developing apps that operate using Confluent Kafka Experience in using RDBMS like Oracle - MySQL - SQL - NOSQL Experience in implementing CI/CD - preferably using GitHub/Jenkins Experience in deploying apps to Kubernetes/Docker Bachelors Degree in a related fieldDesired Qualifications / Skills Experience In developing applications using graph databases like DataStax Enterprise Graph Knowledge of GraphQL Development experience in Java Experience with Agile/SCRUM Methodologies and development practices Cloud design experience in Azure/GCP Demonstrated experience in system ownership Demonstrated Experience in architecting/leading system design for distributed systems - defending design choices and engaging in trade-off conversations Ability to influence peers/leaders and teamsThe candidate should also have Proficient communication skills Excellent customer service skills to ensure client satisfaction Effective collaboration skills with stakeholders and team members Ability to train and coach / mentor junior team members. Able to work independently with minimal guidanceWork Setting This will be a remote work from home position. Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours be week during the 10-week program (June August)WHAT TO EXPECT NEXTAfter completion and submission of your application - you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program - please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!Requisition #: 316994When applying for a position - you may be subject to a background screen (criminal records check - motor vehicle report - and/or drug screen) - depending on the requirements for the position. Job-related concerns noted in the background screen may disqualify you from the new position or your current role. Background results will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.EEO STATEMENTWe are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race - color - ancestry - citizenship - national origin - religion - veteran status - disability - genetic characteristic or information - age - gender - sexual orientation - gender identity - marital status - family status - pregnancy - or other legally protected status (collectively - protected statuses). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions - including recruiting - hiring - compensation - promotion - benefits - discipline - termination - job assignments or training.NOTE: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance - we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.DISCLAIMERThe above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties - responsibilities - and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions