The BlackBerry Open Source Programs Office is seeking talented individuals with an eye for details and a passion for software quality. In this role, focusing on the development cycle, you will have the unique opportunity to work at the intersection of our product teams and supporting stakeholders to create and deliver a process to inventory our open source software components. You will help us build our reporting system for third-party software and license compliance initiatives, as we increase our efforts to ‘shift left’ in our secure software development lifecycle.
Location: Waterloo or Mississauga, ON
Length of Term: 4 or 8 Months
What you will do
Work with product teams to understand the composition of software products; facilitate the automation of code and binary scanning
To work with program stakeholders to ensure that tooling being developed integrates with existing reporting tooling and processes
Improve our CI/CD strategy and process for Python, Node.js, Java, C and C++ environments to support generation of open source software inventory listings for BlackBerry products
Who we are looking for
Currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering or equivalent
Working knowledge of automated build tools, version control systems and artifact repositories such as Jenkins, Git and Docker
Solid understanding of the Software development process including code review and version control
Understanding of common Software design patterns
Working knowledge of microservices, web services and server-side frameworks
Strong oral and written communication skills
Student Life at Blackberry
Growth Mindset: employees have access to skills training and professional development courses, mentorship programs as well as unlimited access to our on-demand learning platform.
Commitment to Wellness: employees have access to events that support physical, mental and financial wellness. We host wellness sessions, fitness courses, discounts to local gyms and offer a 24/7 Employee Assistant Program (EAP).
Highly collaborative teams and a supportive workplace environment, with organization-wide events and a student social committee.
Employee Perks: we have snack and beverage programs at all locations. Students also have access to discounts for local stores, transportation, restaurants and activities.
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