Software Engineering Intern

About the Role

As a Software Engineering Intern at GoSayHELLO, you'll join our Product organization for a full-time, paid 12-week summer internship beginning in either May or June 2022! You’ll work on real-world projects that will make an impact on our business, and develop practical skills to apply throughout your career. Over the summer, we'll have the opportunity for you to: Attend chats with current employees to learn more about their roles, receive advice, and begin to build your network
Work with a dedicated mentor
Gain useful skills through professional development trainings and informative feedback
As part of the engineering team, you may focus on back-end, front-end, DevOps, or Full Stack work. Some of the projects may include:

Building product components for GoSayHELLOs customers by creating high-throughput backend services and flexible, easy-to-use front-end components
Participating in daily team processes and learn all aspects of the software development lifecycle
Working with engineers to build, maintain, and scale services
Writing and deploying code while using software in new technologies
Using modern software deployment pipelines
Ensuring all code meets testing, scalability, and reliability requirements
Understanding and articulating how your work delivers value to our customers

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate Bachelor's program, and will be a rising senior graduating between December 2022 - June 2023

  • A foundation in computer science theory, with strong proficiencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design

  • Experience in our commonly used languages: Java, Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Go, or comparable high-level programming languages

Nice-to-have

  • Degree focus in Computer Science or related fields

  • Familiarity with one or more of the following: Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, AWS, React, Git

  • Participation in university clubs Examples - SWE, WiCS, SHPE, NSBE, ACM, Hacker teams, or any others focusing on the professional development of your computer science skills

  • Leadership experience in clubs or on projects

  • We're looking for bold and passionate people to be a part of our mission to create more perfect software. We'd love to have you apply, even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement. What's most important to us is finding authentic and accountable people who feel connected to our mission and values, not just candidates who check off all the boxes.

About the Company

GoSayHELLO facilitates interaction between people, businesses, places, and events nearby. GoSayHELLO's mission is to be the #1 utility for in-person engagement by connecting users in close proximity with similar interests. GoSayHELLO's vision is to be the perfect platform that allows users to discover, engage, and connect with other users and businesses with similar interests in their current location be it university campuses, parks, community events, tourist sites, shopping malls, and even festivals. The platform strives to be a localized community building platform by connecting the right people in the right place at the right time.