Software Engineering Intern - Summer 2023

Chicago, Illinois, United States | Engineering | Full-time

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Want to help teach people all over the world how to code? At CodeHS, we’re making it possible for students all over the world to learn skills for the jobs of the future and have fun in the process.

We’re looking for someone who is excited about programming and teaching programming. We want someone who is creative, a good communicator, and excited about problem solving.

CodeHS is a distributed company with employees across 20 states with headquarters in Chicago.

Details

  • Help build CodeHS website: Experience with Python, Django, JavaScript is helpful, but it's about knowing how to program, not knowing a specific language
  • Pursuing a Computer Science or related major
  • Priority given to rising seniors and candidates who learned to code with CodeHS in High School

Benefits

  • Gain valuable experience by contributing code to a live codebase
  • Our interns work on real projects that will be launched to real customers
  • Access to mentorship and training run by full time engineers on the team
  • Help educate students all over the country and the world
  • Learn what it's like to work at a startup

Timeline:

  • Deadline to Apply: 2/28/2023
  • Decisions on interviews and interviews will be throughout March and April

Logistics

  • Location: In-person at our Chicago HQ
  • Duration: 10 weeks. Exact start date TBD in May or June
  • Work hours: 9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday

We've been lucky to have an amazing group of interns over the past number of years. Some of our previous summer interns wrote about what it was like to intern at CodeHS, which you can read about here:

https://readwritecode.blog/interning-at-codehs-in-a-nutshell-a1659493fa61
https://readwritecode.blog/from-codehs-student-to-intern-a1a45e18644c
https://readwritecode.blog/from-codehs-student-to-codehs-intern-meet-will-3e33d5726430
https://readwritecode.blog/the-internship-freedom-to-explore-4e5f17d18fb8
https://readwritecode.blog/the-internship-javascript-from-the-bottom-up-381cc8c7aa8b
https://readwritecode.blog/the-internship-i-had-recess-at-work-477e247479f9
https://readwritecode.blog/the-internship-awesome-projects-fbfa510c28a7
https://readwritecode.blog/tagged/working-at-codehs 

Several of our interns have become full time employees at CodeHS. 

CodeHS is an equal opportunity employer. CodeHS maintains a drug-free workplace.