Cloud Operations Analyst Intern - Remote

Round Rock, Texas /
Services and Support – Cloud Ops /
Intern
Company
Actian is the leader in hybrid data management, cloud data warehouse, and data integration technology. Thousands of forward-thinking organizations around the globe like Bloomberg, Intuit, Lufthansa, and Citibank trust Actian to help them solve the toughest data challenges and transform how they run their businesses...with data.  

Internship Overview
We are looking for interns to join us for our 2022 Summer Internship Program! This 12-week program is set to being June 13th, so if you are looking for an incredible opportunity to partner with the best and brightest minds in the industry, apply today. This program has been designed with our interns in mind and includes structured learning plans, a dedicated buddy, and a focused capstone project that you will have the opportunity to present in our Internship Showcase!
 
What It’s Like Interning with Us!
Weekly Events— just because the internship is remote, doesn’t mean we don’t have time for fun! Last summer, we hosted an epic Lip Sync Battle, tiny camp fire—complete with smores(!!!), a murder mystery party, and so much more
Time with Executives— Interns all get a chance to connect with our executive team through panel discussions, 1:1s, Q&A meetings, and events
Workshops & Tech Tuesday’s— Interns all take part in Tech Tuesday’s where they get to learn more about Actian specific technologies, as well as workshops geared towards new professionals

Position Overview
We’re looking for a Cloud Operations Analyst Intern to join the Cloud Operations Team. This is a unique opportunity to join a newly formed team who will focus on world-class monitoring/alerting, platform performance, availability, reliability, and capacity planning. Cloud Operations is responsible for keeping all production systems at Actian running smoothly.
 
The right candidate will have a project management mindset and partner with the Senior Cloud Operations Project Manager to control project quality and success by managing the planning and decision-making process, assessing risks, setting clear and realistic deadlines for deliverables, and ensuring timely completion of project work.

The successful candidate is customer focused, a self-starter, able and willing to work with geo-dispersed teams.

Responsibilities

    • As the Cloud Operations Analyst Intern, you'll spend 10 weeks working closely with key stakeholders, engineers, customer success and customer support to help lead a project from conception through development
    • At the end of the program, you’ll present your project to a team of executives and have the chance to create a lasting impact on Actian’s products.
    • The Actian Internship Program will empower you to apply your strong analytical, interpersonal, and creative skills to solve real-life business problems, under the mentorship of a Senior Cloud Operation Project Manager
    • Conduct product research
    • Define and prioritize requirements
    • Participate in sprint planning and daily stand-ups

Qualifications

    • A deep analytical mentality and a solid understanding of data
    • Stellar communication skills, both written and oral
    • The ability to build and maintain relationships with different cross functional teams, and present your ideas with ease
    • Strong project management skills
    • The ability to thrive in an agile working environment

Requirements:

    • Must be actively enrolled in a college degree program
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
The ideal candidate is a graduating student (we will consider both undergrad and grad candidates) with a strong academic record, majoring in computer science, cognitive science, psychology, marketing, business, human-computer interaction, user experience design, or a related field

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.