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Software Engineering Intern , Columbia

Software Engineering Intern

Columbia Gateway Drive | Columbia | Maryland | United States | 21046

Your Role:

As a Software Engineering Intern, you’ll be assigned to one of our product divisions where you’ll have the opportunity to support various projects and initiatives such as new feature development in an agile environment, access to new processes & tools, get introduced to monitoring & alerting techniques and industry best practices for continuous delivery. You’ll have the chance to work with a highly distributed engineering team across multiple time zones and we think you’ll have fun along the way, too! 

Tenable uses a vast array of technologies across our technical universe and each team will have different technical priorities, the one common thread is that Tenable loves TALENT.  We are looking for adventurous, free thinking and hungry learners with a knack for code and all things technical.

Some of the things we look for:

  • Experience writing code in one or more of the following languages:
    • Java
    • Scala
    • Groovy
    • Kotlin
    • C/C++
    • Python
    • Javascript (plus related UI libraries and Frameworks)
  • Sense for continuous improvement, quality, customer experience
  • Some experience in data storage systems
  • Some experience with cloud technologies (e.g. AWS) or container technologies (e.g. Docker)
  • Some project experience in application development is preferred
  • Good communication skills
  • Currently enrolled in a Computer Science (or related) program at an accredited university.
  • Examples of your work preferred, show us your code! (Personal or group coding projects outside of the classroom)

If you’ve reached this point in the job description and feel you’re still not sure if you should apply…Just do it! We know there are no perfect applicants. You may not have 100% of all those bullets listed above - and that’s okay. If you’re feeling like you’re not going to fit in with our teams - that’s not okay. We're One Tenable which means however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, we encourage you to submit an application if it’s a role you can be passionate about doing every day.

We’re committed to promoting Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Tenable - through all equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state and local levels. 

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We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.