Display BigData DevOps Engineer - Intern

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200199949
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish! The people here at Apple don’t just create products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. As a Display BigData DevOps Engineer intern, you will be responsible for transitioning a fundamental / localized DBMS which the team has outgrown, into cutting edge Big Data and/or cloud-based DBMS in order to support exponential growth in both demand for data-accessing and amount of data generated from within the Display Technology Operation organizations.

Key Qualifications

  • Creative problem solving experience
  • Working knowledge of database migration to cloud such as AWS
  • Provide hardware architectural guidance, planning, estimating cluster capacity, and creating roadmap
  • Knowledge of BigData technologies (Hadoop, HBase, Spark, Kafka) is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


Review, analyze and fine-tune performances on current DBMS setup Explore available cloud-based DBMS infrastructure both from within Apple and external of Apple Host meetings to understand data end-user requirements on contents to be hosted Propose transition plans to upgrade current DBMS to a more scalable solution Expected metrics to be evaluated upon success of project: Improved end-user experiences in data query speed (either via live connection or data extract) Increase overall stability of the DBMS Secure or implemented failover mechanisms to provide redundancies in case of DBMS failures

Education & Experience

Pursuing a BS/MS in Computer Science or related field. To qualify for Apple's internship program, candidates must be enrolled in school and must return to school at the completion of their internship. You also qualify if accepted into a graduate program after graduation.

Additional Requirements