Engineering Apprentice

Engineering Apprenticeship Program, Edmonton Edmonton, Alberta


About Your Role:

Dotdash is looking for an eager 3rd year and / or 4th year developer, looking to learn and grow on our exciting team. You will work in a collaborative Agile environment and will be involved with creating, developing and realizing new ideas in code. Recently awarded "Publisher of the Year" at the 2018 Digiday Awards, come be part of the fastest growing digital publisher!

Internship Details:

  • Start date: January, 2019
  • Internship duration: 12-month, with strong potential for extension or conversion to Part Time or Full Time
  • Compensation: starting annual salary of $50,000 CAD

About your contributions:

  • You will develop elegant, performant and scalable cross-platform web software that will serve tens of thousands of users concurrently.
  • You will research new technologies and approaches to solve large scale web challenges and drive improvements across all Dotdash web products.
  • Embedded within an Agile development team you will iterate quickly with a focus on delivering working software.

About You:

  • Experience or coursework with web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Sass, jQuery)
  • Experience or coursework with Node.js and Express or similar server-side frameworks
  • Experience or desire to work with reactive web technologies (Vuejs, React, Angular, etc)
  • A desire to learn, contribute and collaborate

About Us:

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication. Our brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Investopedia, Lifewire, TripSavvy and ThoughtCo.

Dotdash embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit and business need. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.