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Ref. No:  CH-2019-000055
Country: Switzerland
Company information

Employer: Zurich University of Applied Sciences - ZHAW, School of Engineering
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Business or product: Education, Research & Development
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Website: https://www.zhaw.ch/de/engineering/institute-zentren/init/service-engineering/
Working place: Winterthur
Nearest internat. airport: ZRH - Zurich
Nearest public transport: Winterthur
Number of employees: 10000
Working hours per week: 42.0
Daily working hours: 8.4

Student required

General discipline: Computer and Information Sciences
Field of study: Computer Science
Study level:
Previous training: No
Language required for training:
English good
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Work offered

Kind of work:
The Service Engineering research group of the Institute for Applied Information Technology InIT is running the InIT Cloud Computing Lab - ICCLab (https://blog.zhaw.ch/ICCLab), a research lab working on cloud computing technologies and robotics applications, and the Service Prototyping Lab - SPLab (https://blog.zhaw.ch/SPLab), a research lab dedicated to advance the state of the art in service prototyping, cloud native application development and serverless computing.

Project work and research will be conducted in one of the following topics:
- Cloud Infrastructure: Virtual Machines, Containers, Storage and Networking based on OpenStack and Kubernetes
- Cloud Platforms: Cloud application enablement, Platform as a Service, Application Deployment & Management
- Cloud Robotics: Cloud-native enablement and development of Robotics Applications
- Cloud Native Application Development: Prototyping, engineering and composition of (micro-)service based applications
- Service Tooling: Tools to prototype distributed cloud services from the programming level, Serverless and FaaS
- Cloud Accounting and Billing: Collection of metrics, rating and cost and billing processing in cloud platforms and applications

The project will cover the entire software development lifecycle, from design to implementation, testing and evaluation.
The Student will be fully integrated in an international research group. Take the chance to conduct research with a strong applied focus.

Salary depends on your degree: Non-Bachelor CHF 2050.-/month, Bachelor CHF 2550.-/month An additional one month salary is payed pro rata in December and at the end of the internship.
Category: Research and development
Number of weeks offered: min. 40 | max. 52
Within period: from 01.05.2019 to 31.08.2020
Work closed:
Gross pay: 2050 CHF per month
Max. deduction to be expected: approx. 10 % Social security AHV/IV


Lodging will be arranged by: IAESTE LC Zurich
Canteen facilities available at work: Yes
Estimated cost of lodging: 750 CHF per month
Estimated cost of living incl. lodging: 1600 CHF per month

Additional information

Deadline for nomination: 17.04.2019
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