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DevOps Engineering Summer Intern

Computer Science/Software/Systems.

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Company Description

As the world's leader in digital payments technology, Visa's mission is to connect the world through the most creative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses, and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's dedication to innovation drives the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and fuels the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.

You + Visa = Everywhere You Want to Be

At Visa, we’re driven to connect the world through the most advanced digital payment network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. This mission is powered by the people at Visa who bring our unique culture to life. Visa is a place where you can make an impact, invest in your career growth and development, and join a truly inclusive culture where you belong.

At Visa, your individuality fits right in. Working here gives you an opportunity to impact the world, invest in your career growth, and be part of an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are a global team of disruptors, trailblazers, innovators and risk-takers who are helping drive economic growth in even the most remote parts of the world, creatively moving the industry forward, and doing meaningful work that brings financial literacy and digital commerce to millions of unbanked and underserved consumers.

You're an Individual. We're the team for you. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.

Job Description and Responsibilities

IaaS Systems and Storage & Engineering (ISSE) team is part of the Operations & Infrastructure technology organisation.

You will work with a team of systems DevOps engineers who adopt, integrate, engineer & support industry leading technologies and management solutions for Data Center enterprise management and control; with a focus on Automation, Orchestration, Monitoring, Data Analysis and CSI across the plethora of tools and services in the portfolio; namely element level automation in Ansible/Ansible Tower, BMC Atrium Orchestrator, Kubernetes, microservices architecture, external cloud technologies and Physical Hardware Monitoring service integration and management.

As an intern you will support the team with ownership of the solutions we provide for our customers to ensure availability, performance, security, and reliability of the applications running on the appropriate solutions, which are critical to Visa’s success. As a team, we will do this all at global scale. Continual, iterative improvements in our process, technology, tools, and automation will be essential to meet those goals.

You will support the team with exciting projects and responsibilities such as:

  • Design and implement agile innovative infrastructure solutions/infrastructure management solutions that take advantage of technology advances that allow cost reduction, standardisation, and commoditisation
  • Design, implement and integrate management solutions to effectively manage private cloud implementation (Docker, Kubernetes) at Visa’s data centers across the globe, ensure reliability, elasticity and security
  • Design and implement secure Element level automation solutions for both new requirements or replacing current solutions to enable innovative infrastructure processes
  • Identify, evaluate, select and engineer highly reliable container scheduling and orchestration solutions that are extremely secure enabling Operations to manage environments simply and effectively, ensure on time, on budget, and quality delivery of shared container platform
  • Collaborate with the team to evolve the containerisation, Hardware Monitoring and enterprise
  • Orchestration ecosystems, to establish and mature standards and integration for infrastructure management domains - logging, monitoring, configuration management and orchestration


Visa are a talented team of 15,000 individuals with unique backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. We’re looking for the next generation of Techies - dreamers, disruptors, creatives and trailblazers - who are fascinated by new technology and want to be empowered to change the way business is done. Therefore, our requirements are few:

  • Current university student graduating in 2023 or after, and available for an 11 week internship in Summer 2022
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a STEM/technical field.
  • Experience building software projects in programming languages like as PowerShell, bash,
  • Python, Perl or Go, Docker Compose, Kubernetes deployment yaml construct and/or Helm chart.
  • Strong analytical skills, able to work independently to solve complex engineering problems
  • Ready to collaborate with good communication skills
  • Highly driven and resourceful

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Job ID Number: REF40871Q
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • All grades
  • 11 weeks
  • London
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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