Static Analyzer Intern - University 2018 (London)

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Team:
Engineering
Locations:
London

Mozilla is hiring Software Engineering Interns into our technical teams throughout the world. Our headquarters are based in the Bay Area, but we also have opportunities at our offices in Portland, Vancouver, Toronto, London, Paris, and Berlin!

We are engineers, designers, makers, and problem solvers. We work in the fishbowl known as the open source community, with a clear focus on making the Web better. Working with us, you’ll help build interesting new features and improvements in Firefox. To be part of the team, we ask that you be technically-curious, a capable and always-interested-in-learning-more programmer, and excited to be moving the Mozilla mission forward.

Mozilla isn’t just a great place to work, it’s an experience you’ll carry with you throughout your career. As part of our internship program, you’ll have the opportunity to be mentored one-on-one by a talented and experienced developer, to impact the projects you’ll collaborate on, and to never be bored. Ever. From the passionate people you’ll learn from, to the chances you’ll have to make the Web a better place, your time with Mozilla will be unlike any other.

Below is a small snapshot of the work we do to give you an idea about some of the big things you could do at Mozilla.

 

We have 1 position open for the following role in our London office:

Static Analyser Intern

The Firefox Release Management team maintains, extends, and contributes to a series of static analyzers (Clang analyzer, Clang tidy, infer, Coverity, etc) which helps improve the quality of Firefox. As an intern on the Firefox Release Management team at Mozilla, you will need to implement and augment static analyzer tools by introducing generic and specific new checkers. You will deal with the current backlog of defects and work with our globally distributed community of employees and volunteers.

 

 Basic Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline with a focus on software development
  • Must be currently enrolled in university with graduation dates starting December 2018 and onward or have graduated from a Coding Academy within last 6 months

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in programming with C++, with at least two years of C/C++ coursework or practical experience

  • Experience with Python scripting

  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges, propose solutions, and incorporate feedback

  • Passion for working in the open and engaging with Mozilla’s global community

   About Mozilla

Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. Join us and become part of our mission to promote openness, innovation and opportunity online.

Mozilla is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity throughout our recruiting and hiring process and is dedicated to growing our diversity in our workplace.

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