Software Development Operations (DevOps) Intern (f/m/d) bei Silexica GmbH

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.


We are looking for a Software Development Operations Intern (f/m/d) to join our team in Cologne for the duration of 6+ months starting as soon as possible. You will work in an agile DevOps-Team, that is supporting multiple feature development teams in various projects. We offer the opportunity to join us in the heart of Cologne driving with us the CI/CD processes in an agile fast-paced environment, learning newest state-of-the-art technologies and tools. 


Your role: 

  • You will become a member of the DevOps team, ensuring the smooth running of our software development and release processes with high quality standards 

  • You will help us maintaining and extending our development infrastructure and improving our development workflows 

  • You ensure the availability and work continuously on improvements of our infrastructure 

  • You work closely with our developers defining together with them new requirements always striving for better (automation) workflows and higher quality of the technologies in our organization 


Your strengths & qualifications: 

  • You are studying towards a Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field 

  • You have already work in the Linux environment on the command line including a version control system (ideally git) 

  • You wrote your first own scripts in Python 

  • Ideally, you have gained first experience within topics of the DevOps area, and like to automate things 

  • You are fluent in English 

  • You have excellent problem-solving capabilities, work result-oriented, and have good communication skills 

  • You are a team player, who also loves to work independently and takes ownership of his work 

  • You are open to learning new things on your own and get feedback on CodeReviews from the team 

  • You are an EU citizen or possess a valid work permit for Germany. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position 



  • You have experience with continuous integration systems (e.g. Jenkins, GitHub Actions, or similar) 

  • You have gained your first experience with REST API 

  • You have experience with Container technologies such as Docker; big plus: you have experience in Kubernetes and monitoring k8s clusters 

  • You have knowledge about build systems, artefact management systems, configuration management or package managers 

  • You already have worked within open-source projects and like to contribute to the community  


We offer: 

  • Integration into our daily work processes from day one with support by your own mentor 

  • An opportunity to work in leading breakthrough projects that are shaping a new era of computing 

  • Learning something new every day