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Research Summer Intern 2021-Cloud Networking (Graduate)

  • Internship
  • Yorktown Heights (Westchester)
  • Infra / Networks / Telecom

Job description

IBM Research has a Summer Internship position available in the Cloud Infrastructure Research group in Yorktown Heights, NY.

This group focuses on the next generation of cloud infrastructure that meets the needs of IBM Cloud customers. The research agenda of the group spans multiple technical areas in the context of hybrid cloud, including network architecture, security, control and management systems, high-speed networked-storage, and accelerators.

You will focus on software-defined cloud networking and actively work on researching and prototyping cloud networking and traffic engineering algorithms and solutions. Your responsibilities will also include evaluation of the solutions from performance, scalability, security and resiliency perspectives.

Candidates pursuing a PhD in Computer Science or Computer Engineering are preferred.
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Required Education

Bachelor's Degree
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State / Province

Primary job category


(0147) International Business Machines Corporation
Contract type

Employment Type

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

Travel Required

No Travel
IBM Business Group

Preferred Education

Master's Degree
City / Township / Village

Yorktown Heights
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

One or more of the following skills:

1) Java or Python coding-1 year
2) Cloud networking, data center networking, software-defined networking (SDN) experience-6 months
3) Network routing protocols experience (e.g. BGP, MPLS)-6 months
4) Network virtualization experience-6 months


United States
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

One or more of the following skills:

1) Java coding and python coding-2 years
2) Data center or software-defined networking experience-1 year
3) Linux networking experience-6 months
4) Switch OS/NIC experience (e.g. SONIC, Stratum, P4)-6 months
5) Cloud automation experience-6 months

Secondary Job Category

Eligibility Requirements

·  None
Position Type

Early Professional Track

No Track
Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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