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Internship - Performance & Resilience Support Engineer (80-100%)



Customer Service
Zürich, Switzerland
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023

We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.

If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now for the position of

Internship - Performance & Resilience Support Engineer (80-100%)

Zurich | working from home up to 60% | Reference 5150

SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), a company owned by the Swiss Stock exchange, is building the first market infrastructure in the world to offer a fully integrated end to end trading, settlement and custody service for digital assets.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to work in the heart of the financial industry, which is at the turning point of a major change. If you like working in a highly collaborative team with determination, then SDX is the place for you.

In this role you will support the Performance and Resiliency Engineering team to develop automated solutions for identification of fault points in a cloud-based solution across network, security, API endpoints incl., but not limited to REST/GraphQL/gRPC, database management systems. Cherry on the cake: You will be connected, supported, and have great opportunities to gain valuable experience in a fast-paced, innovative global company. Start date: This summer. Duration: 6 months.

What You Will Do

  • support the team and other IT groups like Site Reliability Engineering, Security and Development to establish a state-of-the-art chaos engineering setup
  • design bots to test the robustness/resiliency of the various elements/components of our platform
  • train bots to become as autonomous as possible
  • integrate these bots in the various environments so that they can execute themselves independently on defined intervals
  • develop automated reporting and test results analysis capabilities

What You Bring

  • data science, computer science student or recent graduate
  • familiar with Java/Kotlin/Scala, JavaScript/Typescript or Graphql or REST
  • familiar with cloud technologies Docker, Kubernetes, Microsoft Azure or similar and networking fundamentals
  • familiar with distributed computing frameworks like Akka, Apache Kafka, etc.
  • willingness to collaborate and work autonomously paired with good time management skills
  • quick learner, curious about new technology and strong interest in the latest developments in the financial industry

If you have any questions, please call Roman Gantenbein at +41 58 399 2527.

For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.

Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background.

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