University Intern Engineer
Flipboard, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA

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New Grads and University Students - Palo Alto, CA, United States

Flipboard, the world's first social magazine, is hiring!
Headed by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple, Flipboard is on a quest to transform how people discover, view and share content by combining the beauty and ease of print with the power of social media.

Flipboard has raised $60.5 million from legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures, and Insight Venture Partners as well as media innovators including Jack Dorsey co-founder of Twitter, Dustin Moskovitz co-founder of Facebook, Ashton Kutcher, and The Chernin Group.

University Intern Engineer Responsibilities:
This role will provide the opportunity to work on a short term project where you will be able to ship code and make an impact on how over 20 million users consume and share media.

Ideal skills, experience and qualities:
• Experience in Java or C++ and other languages
• Ability to iterate code quickly incorporating feedback and solving problems
• Linux or UNIX OS experience required
• Strong communication and writing skills
• Must be enrolled in a University or College going into either Junior or Senior year
Why Join Flipboard?
• Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme, and Microsoft, Time Inc. & Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to help grow the world's first social magazine across multiple platforms.
• CEO, Mike McCue is a successful entrepreneur founding companies such as Paper Software (acquired by Netscape) and Tellme Networks (acquired by Microsoft), all delivering high-level valuations.

About this company
Flipboard is your personal magazine. It's the most popular way to catch up on the news you care about, discover amazing things from around...