Software Engineering Co-Op

Engineering North Billerica, Massachusetts


Description

We are seeking motivated undergraduate students majoring in an engineering discipline that have coursework in software development to participate in a 6-month co-op opportunity (January-June 2019). As a Software Engineer Co-Op, you will work on the i-Ready engineering team and will learn how to contribute to application design, architecture, and development within an Agile software development life cycle. Experience with Web technologies is desired, but not required.

The impact you’ll have:

  • Design and develop new product features for multi-tenant, SaaS products.
  • Develop modular user interface code using best practice MVC patterns, HTML5, and JavaScript (es6) frameworks.
  • Work closely with Curriculum Associates' resources developing in a JavaScript environment using popular open-source frameworks such as create.js, and node.
  • Work effectively as part of an Agile team.
  • Develop automated unit tests and end-to-end tests for your code, as well as review the code of others to ensure quality.
  • Bring new and innovative solutions to the table to resolve challenging software issues as they may develop throughout the product life cycle.
What we’re looking for:
  • Undergraduate students with completion of two years in engineering discipline: Computer Science, Mathematics, or Electrical Engineering.
  • 3.2 GPA or higher.
  • Desire to make an impact on kids’ lives.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enjoy solving complex problems in efficient and creative ways.
  • Good understanding of Object Oriented Principles.
  • Good understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience working on a collaborative team.
  • JavaScript and Java coursework preferred.
  • Exposure to React is beneficial.
  • Must be able to work 40 hours a week for the 6-month duration of the co-op January-June 2019.
We’d also love to see:
  • Experience working with modern distributed source control systems Github and/or Bit Bucket.



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