Autodesk Intern, Software Engineer in San Francisco, California

Intern, Software Engineer

Location: San Francisco, CA - United States

Job ID 19WD31821

Position Overview

Autodesk CI/RE team in San Francisco is developing a framework for synthetic monitoring using New Relic, Git and Grafana. This team is responsible for working with the product team to help to deliver the synthetic checks needed for monitoring customer experience and delivering customer SLA s.

The intern will join the CI/RE team in San Francisco and participate as a software engineer. They will design comprehensive synthetic monitors which will report any problems which a real time user might encounter during a degradation or an outage and report back all details around dependent service issues. This should include output of key metrics which will help reduce MTTD and MTTR. As part of this project, the intern will get an opportunity to interact with several Autodesk products along with understanding key metrics around them.


  • Working alongside other Reliability Engineers, you will:

  • Work with Production Engineers to understand details around a specific product workflow

  • Abstract common methods used to implement Synthetic Monitor so that it can be leveraged by other Products/Services in the future

  • Implement the solution and document details in DOJO so that other members across Autodesk can leverage it for their products as needed

  • Learn Autodesk products/services as part of working through synthetic monitor solution along with learning technologies like New Relic

  • Work with business stakeholders to understand business requirements and propose relevant solutions

  • Perform analysis of requirements against technical specifications to identify fit/gaps and make recommendations

  • Develop code based on requirements

  • Abstract common methods used to implement Synthetic Monitor so that it can be leveraged by other Products/Services in the future

  • Write documentation on features and instructions on how to use them

  • Participate as a member of an Agile Scrum software development team

  • Provide training to application team and developers

Minimum Qualifications

  • Good communication skills and writing ability

  • Critical thinking

  • Understanding of CI/CD fundamentals

  • Working knowledge of Python or comprable programming language

  • Working knowledge of git as source control

  • Some knowledge of development and testing

  • Eager to learn

Internships @ Autodesk

Our summer internship program runs for ten to twelve weeks from JuneAugust 2019. We start interviewing in January and continue to on a rolling basis. We accept online applications through March but prioritize early submissions. Each internship project is assigned to a university recruiter who will review your qualifications. You may be considered for other roles that you didn t directly apply for.

Our Autodesk interns have the opportunity to work alongside peers from universities all over the country and participate in location-based intern events such as tech talks, design nights, mentoring, networking with leadership, baseball games, bowling, amusement parks and more. Benefits for interns include medical, dental, vision, sick leave, volunteer time and paid holiday. In addition, interns receive up to $500 wellness reimbursement (towards eligible purchases) per calendar year.

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Intern and New Grad

Title: Intern, Software Engineer

Location: California-San Francisco

Requisition ID: 19WD31821

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