Server Internship Program - Become a Rocketeer

Software Development (Server) Lisbon, Portugal

Would you like to become a Rocketeer?

Accelerate your learning & development

 

We are looking for passionate, positive and enthusiastic talent to join the Internship Program in our Team Rocket full of Server Software Developers.

 

What qualifications should I have?

Graduation in Computational Mathematics, Computer Sciences, Computer Engineering or Physical Engineering. If you don’t have a degree but already have some professional experience, have been working on your own personal projects or if you have only university attendance, your application is also welcome!

How important is my grade average?

Grades are not the decisive criterion. The overall profile is important (apart from studies we have in consideration all your experiences and knowledge, social engagement, personal projects, etc.).

Where does the program takes place?

At our Miniclip studio located in Tagus Park.

How long does the program last?

This internship program has the duration of 9 months and it’s a full-time working experience (40 hours per week).

Will I have a salary?

Yes, you will have a monthly salary and a meal allowance in card. Besides that, you will have access to multiple benefits provided to our Miniclipers.

What are the steps of the recruitment process?

  1. Meeting interview
  2. Visit the studio and “mini hackathon”
  3. Individual challenge
  4. Final interview
  5. Offer

What is the ideal profile of the Rocket intern?

If you have a proactive mind, motivation to work in the server-side as a software developer at the gaming industry, willingness to learn, attention to detail, knowledge in Linux, C++ and functional programming, back-end systems, curiosity for the cloud and if you are a team-player and enthusiastic about the new technologies and distributed systems, we are looking for you!

How will the internship program will work in the field?

To accelerate your learning and development, you will have a buddy and a mentor, access to online courses and the opportunity to have on job training and to work on real projects with the Team Rocket.

What do I need to do to apply?

You just need to submit your Curriculum Vitae, certificate of qualifications and cover letter in English.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

You will be in our fashionable, open plan Studio in Lisbon with enthusiasts and professionals from the games industry. We like to maintain a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere, with regular team building and social events. We understand that being tied to a desk all day is not fun and that’s why there is a games area and fridge with complimentary drinks and fruit for all staff.

 

THE COMPANY

Miniclip is the online, mobile and social games company that attracts more than 70 million unique game players every month and is the Internet's largest online games website. The company develops, publishes and distributes more than 800 online and mobile games. Founded in 2001, Miniclip is privately owned and privately funded with its headquarters in Switzerland and offices in Lisbon and London. Miniclip is the only company to ever win the prestigious Webby People's Voice Award, the "Oscars of the Internet" for the Internet's Best Game Site for three consecutive years. For more information, visit www.miniclip.com.