Junior Software Engineer Intern

Field Nation

Job Description

At Field Nation, we are breaking the barriers to work and enabling the gig economy. We look for collaborators, innovators, and problem solvers to join us in changing the way work gets done. We were named a Top Workplace by the Star Tribune in 2017 and 2018 and we look to hire extraordinary people and provide them extraordinary benefits. Field Nation is an equal opportunity employer.

The Software Engineering Intern will work closely with the product and development teams to contribute through completing key tasks and projects during the summer of 2019. This paid internship will offer the opportunity to execute on objectives and learn in a fast-paced, collaborative, global, high-growth environment. This intern will be exposed to cutting edge technologies while using agile processes. This internship is located in downtown Minneapolis, MN.

Who will love this job:

A “Nerd”: Are you a true geek and proud of it? Perhaps you have been a calculus tutor or write software for fun. You believe in the story that only the data can tell. You know how to skillfully leverage technology and would not be afraid to do so in a business environment. You adeptly balance the need to be analytical while also utilizing your communication skills.

A Problem Solver: You know how to put all of the complicated puzzle pieces together so that the end result is seamless.You’re able to sift through the minutia to create short and long-term plans. You’re not easily overwhelmed by obstacles, as you see them as opportunities.

An Entrepreneurial spirit: you will be challenged by ability to engage the market with a disruptive business model and creative solutions.You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on. You thrive to bring organization and rigor where there is ambiguity. You find clever ways to reach the end result when time and money are in short supply.

What you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with the team and your mentor to contribute to product enhancements and fixes
  • Work with our talented team to gain real world experience in a product company
  • Support in estimating and prioritizing product backlog
  • Make an impact on team’s overall efficiency and success

What you’ll gain:

  • Exposure to and experience with cutting edge technologies such as React and Kubernetes
  • Experience on an established, Agile product team
  • Experience in a fast-paced technology company
  • Experience working as part of a global team
  • Work with our talented team to gain real world experience in a product company
  • Mad ping pong skills

What you’ll need:

  • Experience in CSS, HTML, and JavaScript
  • Exposure to PHP, Node, MySQL in a mature tech stack is a plus
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Management
  • Information Systems or related field
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week in the summer
  • The ability to think independently while also working collaboratively
  • Ability to identify, propose and implement solutions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working on a web based software product is a plus

Skills we're looking for

Job Location

Minneapolis

Office Locations

733 Marquette Avenue S, #800, Minneapolis, MN

To change or remove this job posting please contact jobs@tech.mn.