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Platform Cloud (Media/Infrastructure) Services Engineering Internship

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Seattle, WA, US, 98119

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

About the team:

VIZIO’s Platform Cloud Services team is seeking a Software Engineering Intern to join their growing team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to build cloud software services that support customers using Vizio SmartCast TVs. Your work will have a direct and measurable impact on our high-scale infrastructure and performant services, running on the latest cloud technologies. The Software Engineering Intern reports to the Platform Cloud Services Software Engineering Manager, supporting the VIZIO Platform Cloud Services organization.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Cloud Services Media Service Development/Cloud Software Infrastructure Development

  • Gather requirements to design and implement a software solution for a specific VIZIO cloud microservice component.
  • Implement software solutions by writing code in a matter consistent with company’s coding standards and guidelines. 


Operational Planning and Execution

  • Manage programming tasks and works on them in priority order as determined by their manager.
  • Participate in the planning and scheduling of tasks, and meet deadlines as determined jointly with their manager.
  • Put comments in code as appropriate, and produces external documentation for more complex software components.
  • Protect operations by keeping information confidential.


Required Qualifications:


  • Computer Science Major or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 1 year of programming experience (personal, educational, or commercial)
  • Some Experience with JavaScript or TypeScript
  • Knowledge of general programming techniques
  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming.
  • Ability to work independently, or as part of a team.
  • Able to debug own code
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Attention to detail, and a careful approach to handling issues.
  • Ability and desire to learn new technologies.
  • Comfortable with Linux operating systems.



  • Backend services API that talk directly to the TV (Alexa)
  • Media services (IoT)
  • Voice APIs
  • Node.js, AWS Lambda Serverless computing


About VIZIO:

We are Beautifully Simple.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at a significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart.


VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.


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