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Spring 2018 Co-Op, Hardware Engineer
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Salesforce.com | San Francisco, CA
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Job DetailsSpring 2018 C-Op, Hardware EngineerDepartment and Role DescriptionThis is your chance to get hands on with the underlying hardware that supports Salesforce at its core. The Hardware Innovation & Test Lab @ Salesforce is looking for interns to join the team responsible for proving the resilience and abilities of all production hardware used at Salesforce. From servers and network equipment to thermal performance and power distribution we test it all.We are looking for students that feel comfortable ripping a server down to its components and building it back. Someone who wants to get hands on with the hardware that runs web scale companies around the world. Some attributes of successful candidates: - Eat, sleep, and breathe hardware. - Familiarity with X86 server architecture - Excited about finding the breaking points and limits of hardware. - Detail oriented - once you find that breaking point we need to understand how we did it. - Comfortable being hands on - you will be performing hands on testing with numerous pieces of hardwareResponsibilities: - Perform testing and proof of concept mockups of production hardware - Develop test plans to prove out performance and tease out bug on different hardware platforms - Contribute to the ongoing quality of hardware in SalesforceMinimum Qualifications: - Enrolled in sophomore year or higher at a college/university or any year at a graduate school - Working towards a BS or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related - Academic or professional/internship experience with board design or computer architecture - Understanding of Linux operating system and ability to install and setup a linux OS - Working knowledge of basic scripting languages (Perl, Python) - Ability to quickly learn new technologies - Strong analytical and problem-solving skills - Be a self-starter and possess strong sense of self-motivationRequired Qualifications: - Coursework in distributed systems concepts, circuit design, and Signal and System Theory - Strong competency in network concepts and hardwareAbout Futureforce University RecruitingSalesforce's global university recruiting program is dedicated to attracting, retaining and cultivating next generation talent. Our interns and new graduates work on real projects that affect how our business runs, giving them the opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of our company.With offices all over the world, our recruits have the chance to collaborate and connect with fellow employees on a global scale. We offer job shadowing, mentorship programs, talent development courses, and much more. ABOUT SALESFORCESalesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes's "World's Most Innovative Company" six years in a row and one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" nine years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.

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