Search & Discovery Intern - Fall 2022

May 6 2022
Industries IT: Software
Categories Information technology, Information Technology
Ottawa, ON
Search & Discovery Intern - Fall 2022

Job Description:


Interset Software, a Micro Focus company, is not your traditional co-op placement or internship; we have a start-up feel within the stability and structure of a large global company. We use big data, machine learning and advanced behavioral analytics to detect and prevent the theft of intellectual property...simply put…


Position Overview

We have an incredibly sophisticated and powerful software platform; it uses machine learning deployed at scale in some of the largest and most important organizations in the world.

As a Search and Discovery Development Intern you will work as part of team to build, test and run the latest technology for search engine and API technologies in a way that takes our products to the next level!

What you will do

  • Learn and support high performance search engine and API development
  • Stay on top of changes to the technologies we use or should use, including Elasticsearch, Dropwizard API framework and other parts of the J2EE
  • Contribute to and maintain a clean public REST API
  • Find ways to automate testing of your code
  • Support the management of the search cluster and the data stored in it (ie: upgrades, configuration, archiving, etc)

Who you are

  • You are inquisitive and have a desire to learn new technologies
  • You are interested in getting exposure to all facets of a big data application: data integration, cloud deployments, data science and analytics, search engine, API, web development.
  • Your sense of humor, passion and enthusiasm shines through in everything you do
  • You are a creative thinker who wants to answer the question “why”

What we do for you

  • We have a creative, fun and flexible work environment
  • Round table sessions with company executives
  • Weekly teaming meetings
  • Release Celebrations, eg. Online Game Day

Your range of skills include a combination of the following:

  • Working towards a degree in data science, computer science or engineering
  • Experience working with Java or JVM-related technologies
  • Demonstrated desire to learning about Search Engines, Big Data, Machine Learning or related fields
  • Experience in Linux system administration, RHEL/CentOS and Ubuntu
  • Familiarity with Python and shell (Bash) scripting
  • Familiarity with virtualization technologies (VMWare ESX, Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Understanding of cloud platforms (AWS) and emerging cloud computing trends

Micro Focus is committed to equal opportunity and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or other applicable legally protected characteristics.



Micro Focus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status

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