Cloud Engineers

Pearson EducationDurham, NC

3 months ago


Job Title

Cloud Engineer Intern

Job Location

Durham, North Carolina

Job Overview

  • Pearson is seeking talented undergraduate students for a 10-week internship as a Cloud Engineer.
  • As an intern, you will have the opportunity to bring your unique perspective, academic knowledge, technical skills, and enthusiasm to help create products used by students.
  • You will be assigned to a team and work on real-life projects that contribute to the business.
  • On-the-job training and professional development will be provided, and you will have direct access to a senior team member for mentoring.


  • Paid internship for 10 weeks, starting on Monday, June 5th and ending on Friday, August 11th.


  • Gain practical experience with DevOps tools and technologies.
  • Learn about building and maintaining infrastructure in Amazon Web Services (AWS) using Terraform.
  • Develop knowledge of building CI/CD pipelines and configuring monitoring tools.
  • Learn agile standards and processes.
  • Automate repetitive tasks using programming languages.
  • Gain knowledge of Linux operating system, Git (Bitbucket), Jenkins, Docker, and AWS services.
  • Work with a diverse global team of engineers.
  • Opportunity to take a certification test before the end of the internship.


  • Pursuing a STEM degree (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with Software Development subjects or relevant work experience.
  • Basic understanding of a programming language such as Python, Java, C++, Node.js, or Ruby.
  • Knowledge of a version source control tool such as Git.
  • Well-rounded and eager to take on new challenges.
  • Graduation date of May 2025.
  • Must be able to work hybrid (in-person/remote) at our Durham office for the entire 10 weeks.

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Computer Science57%

  • Computer Engineering11%

  • Electrical And Electronics Engineering6%

  • Mathematics4%

  • Computer Software Engineering3%

  • 212 other majors16%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Microsoft
  • Google
  • Amazon
  • Facebook
  • IBM
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Durham, NC | $2,893/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,175

  • Miscellaneous$816

  • Food$391

  • Utilities$263

  • Transportation$248


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