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Cloud Media Intern (Summer)

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Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: San Francisco, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones.    As an intern, the Dolby U program offers impactful, project-based work experience in a collaborative, creative environment where you work side by side with industry leaders.


Amplify your insatiable curiosity by implementing real-world solutions that revolutionize how people communicate and how entertainment is created, delivered, and enjoyed worldwide. For anyone seeking to gain invaluable expertise through meaningful, personal contributions, join us to design a future where technology meets entertainment!   



We are seeking a talented intern to help us deliver the next generation of media technology. In this role you’ll help design, build and deploy cloud-native solutions and infrastructure for intelligent A/V content processing and delivery systems. You’ll work with an outstanding team to deliver next-generation scalable, reliable and secure systems based on microservice architecture, cloud media processing pipelines, databases, CDNs and security. Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future of cloud media processing and delivery.  



  • Pursue knowledge, growth, and excellence in software, cloud, media, and streaming technology
  • Help design, build and deploy next-generation scalable cloud media processing platforms and tools
  • Help drive new features from concept and requirements to deployment
  • Collaborate with cross-functional, cross global teams to develop cloud-native services and solutions 
  • Help identify, analyze and resolve infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Proactively communicate your ideas, proposals, questions, and solutions
  • Support your team and build trusting relationships with your work partners
  • Seek opportunities to innovate, experiment, and prototype on new ideas  



  • Experience in Python and/or Go
  • Familiarity or experience with microservices, containerization, orchestration and scaling (ex. Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Familiarity or experience with DevOps tool chains and cloud CI/CD pipelines
  • Familiarity or experience with Cloud platforms (ex. AWS, GCP, Azure) and common features (ex. S3, EC2, ALB, IAM, Lambda)
  • Some familiarity or experience with a few of the following:
    • Distributed systems, concurrency, event-driven architecture, API design, RESTful web services
    • Linux application development, scripting, networking, Git, OSS
    • Test-driven development  
    • Familiarity with and/or strong interest in learning about:
      • Media streaming technology
      • Audio and/or video fundamentals and encoding methods
      • Data analytics (ex. Databricks, Delta Lake)  



Working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field; recent grads who are within 6 months of graduation are also eligible to apply. Must be available to work full-time Monday – Friday for 3 months between May/June 2022 – Aug/Sept 2022.

Start dates for the internship are as follows: (*note* these dates are not flexible)

  • Monday, May 23, 2022
  • Monday, June 6, 2022
  • Monday, June 20, 2022


Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland