Synacor is a dynamic, fun and exciting company. Jeans and t-shirts are typical office attire, even for the executives. Flexible work hours accommodate employees with special scheduling needs, early risers and those who need a little caffeinated kick-start each morning. Synacor's headquarters are located along Buffalo's waterfront and the Erie Basin Marina. Taking a few minutes to stretch your legs is as easy as walking the 1,000 feet or so to the water. The office wireless network even reaches a beautiful gazebo, making it easy to spend a little time outdoors while still being productive. We are looking for great people to join our team and be given the freedom to do the work they were hired to do.
We are seeking Web Engineering Interns for the Summer Semester! This position is intended to offer software engineers who are still in college a position that will get them aquainted with the software business through our growing technology-based organization. The Web Engineering Interns will be trained in topics such as PHP, JavasScript, CSS, jQuery, Synacor coding standards, development process, architecture, etc.
After an orientation period to learn the process and architecture of Synacor’s software, Interns will be assigned to one or more development teams to assist on current development projects. Synacor will work with the universities to provide a comprehensive evaluation of performance.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Attend training seminars and courses that are presented both internally and externally.
Shadow other developers as assigned to learn essential job duties and get introduced to development staff and culture.
Work on development tasks and projects as assigned by Manager or project managers.
Write technical and non-technical documentation pertaining to the projects assigned.
What you’ll need to bring to the table:
Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program in computer science or equivelent.
Solid software design ability.
Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate.
Multi-server web development experience a plus.
Large-scale database application experience a plus.
What we’ll bring to the table:
25 cent vending machines
Free Spot coffee, popcorn and cappuccino
Award winning company culture
Casual dress and flexible environment
Synacor is not your typical 9 to 5 workplace. Our award winning culture doesn’t stop at flexible work hours and 25 cent vending...