DoSomething.org makes the world suck less. One of the largest global orgs for young people and social change, our 3.9 million members tackle campaigns that impact every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else. Any cause, anytime, anywhere.
Overview: We're looking for a fall tech intern who loves coding on the server side. If you enjoy writing PHP, Ruby, Python or Node, this internship is for you! Come expand your technology horizons, build products that scale, and get your work in front of millions of young people.
What you'll do: work on one of our major products here! That could mean:
PHP/Drupal based dosomething.org website.
PHP/Laravel user API and API admin application.
Node/RabbitMQ messaging systems:
Objective-C iPhone app/Java Android app.
Python/Flask live data dashboard.
What we're looking for:
You know at least one programming language
You've worked with RESTful APIs before.
You recognize and advocate for clean code.
Curiosity and passion for experimenting with new technologies.
What you'll learn
How to work on a development team
How to continuously deploy code, we use our friendly Hubot, George to deploy code via Slack
How to write, clean open-source code,
Our code is open source and on GitHub. You’ll work with GitHub Issues and pull requests. Every line of your code will be peer-reviewed
How to maintain quality with unit testing, Stathat and New Relic
How to apply
Your cover letter should be no longer than 100 words
Link to your github, blog, or other web projects you've done