Software Development Intern

Location: West Hollywood, CA

Department: Technology

Type: Internship

Min. Experience: Student (College)

Come party with a million people a day! Evite, the largest digital invitation service, is excited to announce our software development internship program for the summer of 2014. 

What makes this job awesome?

  • We are a fast-paced, energetic team that is committed to using the latest technology and research to take our products to the next level
  • Our headquarters is in West Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard in the heart of Los Angeles, and our office is open, fun, and relaxed. See http://about.evite.com/
  • A very modern technology stack including Python, Java/coffeeScript, SASS for css, Django, Backbone.js, Google Appengine, Amazon Web Services, etc.
  • Working on high traffic websites. Supporting millions of users and billions of rows of data requires careful engineering, but will take your skills to the next level
  • We use git on github and contribute open source. https://github.com/evite/nudge

What we want from you:

  • Completion of three or more core computer science or related classes by start of internship (completion of two or more years of undergraduate study prefered)
  • Knowledge of computer science principles and concepts including data structures, algorithms, databases, and networks
  • Programming ability including experience with object oriented programming
  • Familiarity with a unix command line
  • Passionate about technology, programming, and learning new things
  • Strong written and verbal communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Knowledge of web related technologies like HTTP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, caching layers, CDNs, and REST APIs a plus

What you’ll be doing:

  • Learning how Evite’s software and systems work
  • Being mentored by senior team members in various areas of technology
  • Writing unit, integration, and other types of tests
  • Helping us to identify where and how we can improve our code and systems

This is a fast moving environment for self motivated individuals. If that's you, then whether you're just starting out or have a few years of experience we would love to hear from you. Send in a quick application and let's talk.

 

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