Sr Intern - Web Development

Job ID 2019-1036

Technology New York, New York


Description

"WebMD is the most recognized and trusted brand of health information and the leading provider of health information services, serving consumers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through our public and private online portals and WebMD the Magazine. The WebMD Health Network includes WebMD, Medscape, MedicineNet, eMedicine, RxList, theheart.org and Medscape Education. Our consumer portals and mobile health applications provide engaging, relevant and credible health and wellness information, personalized health assessment tools and access to online communities.

                     
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
 

In this internship, you will be responsible for: 

a) Designing and developing applications for the WebMD.com website including existing applications like WebMD Symptom checker, Chat Bots 

b) Developing new Runtime Platforms using .Net and NodeJS to handle the traffic of the millions of users WebMD.com receives every day 

c) Creating platforms using Search back ends like Apache SOLR and Elastic Search which allows others to create new applications on top of them 

d) Designing and Developing DevSecOps processes using Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins and other CI/CD tools 

The successful candidate will demonstrate ability to understand all design & development concepts, and be able to contribute to the evolution of the product from concept to production through following high level tasks: understanding/analysis of requirements to drive further clarification; define and document sound design  options & alternatives; develop application code and unit tests under direction from Tech leads; integrate with other WebMD applications as necessary; deliver integrated application components to Testing and Quality Assurance team and support launch to Production environment.

Required:

  • Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Enrolled in Undergrad and returning for the Fall 2019 semester.

Must be able to commit to a minimum of 20 hours/week

Expert in JavaScript

Knowledge/Experience Working with NodeJS

Knowledge/Experience working with the LAMP Stack

Familiarity with Source Control Mechanisms and Build Systems like Jenkins, grunt

Knowledge of Working with SOLR a plus but not required

Knowledge/Experience Developing REST APIs

Knowledge/Experience working with JSON/XML

Sounds OOPS concepts

Knowledge/Experience working with MongoDB or other no SQL database