PHP Software Engineering Intern - Summer 2018
Information Technology and Network Services | Yonkers, NY | Internship
PHP Software Engineering Intern
Slimware Utilities is a leading desktop consumer software company, providing community-powered software and services that clean, repair, update and optimize personal computers. Our products have won many prestigious awards, including PCMag’s product of the year, and are trusted by our community of millions of users in over 200 countries worldwide. You’ll join an incredible team of innovators that are consistently delivering unique ways to improve our consumers' digital lives.
As an IAC company, Slimware Utilities is part of a family including many of the most successful media and Internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Vimeo and about.com. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine’s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment.
The IAC Applications summer internship program is a top-notch learning experience for students from all backgrounds to explore careers in our industry. You will have the chance to partner with stakeholders at all levels, and also work on a project during the course of your time here, which will finish in a final presentation at the end of the program. We want our interns to have the chance to own plans and outcomes, offer innovative ideas and think outside of the box and ultimately have a hand in making an impact to our business and products!
ABOUT THIS POSITION
A PHP Software Engineering Intern would join our team of developers in building all of the cloud-based services that power our products, including APIs (private and public), databases, and websites (customer-facing and internal). As a team member in our highly entrepreneurial environment, you will join in quickly iterating ideas into prototypes, and helping in our mission of continuous improvement.
WHAT WE WANT YOU TO DO
- Automate all the things! Bottlenecks must go, and we need your code to do it.
- Bug-zap! Our team writes exactly one bug per month. Okay, maybe two. You will find and destroy them.
- Learn some stuff. We work with cool tech, and we think you should get to learn it.
- Help us grow our platform with clever, long-lasting solutions that serve to grow our business.
- Enrollment in Computer Science or similar technical degree program
- Experience with PHP
- An understanding of MySQL databases
- Excellent written and verbal technical communication abilities
- A can-do attitude and a smile
*This position will require some travel to our IAC Apps headquarters, based in Yonkers, NY - a 5-minute walk from the Metro North station (30 minutes from Grand Central).
"We're improving YOUR digital landscape, by intense collaboration"
Spend a few minutes with our amazing people; This is IAC Applications: unscripted, unfiltered, in all of our quirkiness and Ping Pong-ing intensity. We love what we do, and how we do it. Check out what makes us unique and get a taste of what it's like to build a career here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8Cib1NPjrc
As an IAC company (Nasdaq: IAC), IAC Applications is part of a family that includes many of the most successful media and internet brands in the world, including Tinder, Vimeo, Match.com, HomeAdvisor and Angie’s List. IAC is consistently ranked in Fortune magazine’s list among the world's most admired companies in the Internet Services & Retailing sector.
IAC Applications is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work
As an IAC company (Nasdaq: IAC), IAC Applications is part of a family that includes many of the most successful media and internet brands in the world, including About.com, HomeAdvisor, Vimeo and The Daily Beast. IAC is consistently ranked in Fortune magazine’s list among the world's most admired companies in the Internet Services & Retailing sector.