Cloud Automation Internship - 35502 in Linthicum Heights, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Enlighten, an Alion company is looking for a Cloud Automation Intern.  The ideal candidate is in their junior or senior year in college or has 1 year of experience.  Will work in a fast paced, small business environment, maintaining and updating big data systems automation and cloud management tooling.


  • Assist with the maintenance and upkeep of distributed computing systems and configuration management automation
  • Python and Bash scripting for development of product features 
  • Troubleshooting customer reported issues in applications and providing support
  • Engage in quality assurance testing 

Security Clearance:

  • A government clearance is not required, but candidate must be able to obtain a clearance that requires a background investigation, and a polygraph and therefore must be a U.S. Citizen.

Required Skills:

  • Pursuing or has obtained a B.S. Degree in Computer Science or a related field (Prefer candidates in Junior/Senior year)
  • Python 2.7+ development
  • Bash scripting to automate and simplify complex system operations
  • Familiarity with Git and Jira or other version control and issue tracking software
  • Comfortable working on a Linux command line and working with Linux OS
  • Self-motivated – a strong desire to find and address gaps in execution or capability without explicit direction
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize open issues/ tickets accordingly
  • Problem solving skills and ability to review information and compile data appropriately as needed


Security Clearance: None

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