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Ideas Program Developer Intern - Remote (Summer 2021)

Join us as we pursue our ground-breaking vision to make machine data accessible, usable, and valuable to everyone with Splunk’s Data-to-Everything platform. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers and partners. At Splunk, we are committed to our work, customers, having fun and, most importantly, to each other’s success.

As a Program Developer Intern in Field Product Management, you will be responsible for auditing data and developing tools that support Splunk Ideas, our Enhancement Request platform for the Entire Splunk Portfolio. Splunk Ideas improves customer satisfaction by amplifying our communities' voices and growing transparency into our feature development planning. Your contributions will ensure the integrity of the Ideas platform, and empower Product Managers and Leadership to make data-driven decisions that impact feature development, roadmap planning, resource allocation, and initiative alignment. You will audit a variety of data sources including multiple customer feedback channels and software and roadmap development products, improve analytic dashboards, and develop new visualizations that streamline Product Management workflows and enable our Field organizations to track and communicate feature delivery expectations to their accounts.

This role will be part of the Field Product Management team, which works closely with all Product Managers across the entire Splunk portfolio, and equips Field teams with resources to improve transparency into our planning and set appropriate customer expectations. Since its launch in early 2020, thousands of customers have contributed over 60,000 votes and 1,000 comments across 2700 requests for enhancement.


  • Audit program data and develop monitoring alerts and dashboards to improve data quality and program availability.
  • Refactor and document existing SPL queries and XML dashboards to improve consistency and supportability.
  • Research & create new d3 visualizations and glass-table dashboards to improve user experience

Skills / Requirements

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or relevant coursework/experience. Javascript development experience is a plus.
  • Strong project execution skills, attention to detail and quality.
  • Passion for UI/UX and interface design
  • Ability to convey ideas effectively, listen intently, write strong product requirements, and drive consensus across functions and teams
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity – given an open-ended task, you can seek out and read documentation and can deliver great work with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated and collaborative
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