XWiki is a remote-first company contributing for more than 20 years to an Open World by having created and continuously building two 100% Open Source projects: XWiki and CryptPad, that respond to two important society needs: Knowledge Sharing and Individual Privacy.

XWiki believes in Open Source, independence and social achievement more than in financial success. We value transparency, openness, meritocracy and collaboration, knowledge and privacy. We focus on ensuring employee happiness and work-life balance.

Infrastructure Engineer Internship
Paid internship at XWiki · Starts after academic term
  • – Cloud computing
  • – Networking
  • – Web
  • room Iași

Learning Goals

By the end of the internship you will have learned:

  • How to work in an Open Source company and interact with a worldwide community
  • How to integrate in a multidisciplinary team with designers, engineers and managers
  • How to work with hundreds of virtual machines, with different technologies, with minimal downtime

Responsibilities & Projects

  • Help the infrastructure team to enhance the quality and the security of the services that the entreprise is hosting.

Depending on the needs, it could consist in:

  • Applying security recommendations to our existing services
  • Installing new services
  • Improving our "infra as code" strategy by writing recipes for puppet/docker/kubernetes
  • Testing new technologies

Needed: Spoken and written English skills that will facilitate the communication with our international team


  • Git/GitLab
  • SSH
  • Kubernetes
  • Puppet
  • Ansible
  • Python
  • Java
  • Icinga
  • Prometheus

Training & Meetings

  • An introduction to the XWiki company
  • An introduction to the XWiki open source project
  • An introduction to the XWiki cloud & infra team
  • Regular meetings with the mentors
  • Final evaluation; assessment of the internship’s success


  • The chosen candidate can expect a full-time internship during summer (Jul 1 - Sep 30)
  • The daily schedule: 8 h/day in the 8-20 bracket

Payment & Benefits

  • Paid internship
  • Open plan office with fun activities (Table Football, WII / video games, board-games, etc.)
  • Refreshments and fruits on the house
  • Monthly team activities
  • You will work on the latest generation of technical equipment
  • Open and collaborative environment where your ideas are heard
  • Casual dress code
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Work on an Open Source product and extensions that are used by users all over the world
  • The majority of your work will be publicly available, so you can reference it in your portfolio
  • Mentorship by experienced engineers that will help you develop your IT potential
  • Possibility to join as a full time or part-time employee after the internship