Intern - Software Engineer

InfoSpace 31 Reviews – Bellevue, WA
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Job Description

Ready to take control of your career? Now’s the time. InfoSpace is the place.

Ranked second in The Seattle Times’ “Top Northwest Companies in 2011” and voted one of the “Best Companies to Work For” for two years in a row by Seattle Business Magazine, InfoSpace is looking for more rock stars to join our team.

From developer to CEO, you’ll work alongside other top-tier professionals with an open-door policy and the desire to help you grow your career. You’ll have the freedom to put ideas on the table, the support to make them happen, and the recognition that comes with making your mark.

About Intern – Software Engineer at InfoSpace

We’re looking for an Intern – Software Engineer with the drive to put ideas on the table and the chops to make it happen. InfoSpace is seeking recent graduates in Computer Science / Engineering programs to assist in the development of software projects to support new business initiatives at InfoSpace. Individuals should be self-motivated and interested in doing quality work in a dynamic working environment and learning from their teammates. Interns will gain invaluable, real-world experience developing software for a leading search technology & internet services company. Interns will be involved in the implementation & delivery of user-facing web applications and the technology behind them, and will also be exposed to various aspects of the software development lifecycle: architecture & design, testing, analysis & documentation, and deployment & support. Flexibility, an eagerness to learn, and the ability to collaborate & communicate effectively are keys to success in this position.

Think you’re up for the challenge?

As an Intern - Software Engineer, you will:

  • Write code per application/component design with an understanding of the overall architecture
  • Assist in documenting, debugging, evaluating and testing projects
  • Own the implementation of key features or sub-components
  • Participate in code & design reviews
  • Collaborate & communicate effectively, working in a team environment with other experienced engineers

Skills & Requirements

  • Recent graduate (2012--2013) in Computer Science/Engineering or related engineering field
  • Strong understanding of object oriented programming & related principles
  • Applicable experience (school project work OK) with one of the following programming languages: C/C++, Java or C#. Experience with .NET Framework a plus
  • Attention to detail for tasks both big and small
  • Ability to manage time effectively and complete work by given deadlines
  • Proactive instead of reactive: looking for ways to improve self & projects
  • A real interest in learning & growing through practice and working with others

About InfoSpace

InfoSpace is a leading provider of search monetization solutions serving a range of digital businesses, including content publishers, mobile app developers, and enterprises seeking to increase engagement and monetization of their audience. Our technology selects results from the leading search engines, then aggregates, filters, and prioritizes those results to provide a comprehensive search experience. We help online publishers around the globe monetize their audience by enabling a search-based advertising revenue stream. We also operate our own consumer branded sites that include How Stuff Works®, Zoo®, Dogpile®, Webcrawler®, and Nation

InfoSpace is a business unit of Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR).

Find out more about us at careers.infospace.com


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