Pricing Engine is looking for a self-motivated and detail-oriented Programmer / Quality Assurance Intern to join our tech team. Our senior tech staff will give you tasks to work on and provide mentorship along the way.
An open mind, a thirst for knowledge, a strong analytical approach to problems and a keen eye for aesthetics and simplicity are what we’d be mainly looking for in the candidates. If you can put yourself in the customers’ shoes, think holistically about solving problems elegantly, and can look at things from different angles, you might be a perfect fit!
Successful applicants will add much to their programming skills, learn the QA process and be involved in product design, use case review and customer strategy.
Bonus: The intern will be exposed to the internals of digital advertising and gain hands-on experience with one or more of Google AdWords, Bing Ads and Facebook Ads.
This position is unpaid but may turn into full time based on performance and company financials. For students, this job experience can be used as credit.
For candidates in school, you must be able to work at least 3 days or 24 hours per week. We are flexible around school schedule.
Only local candidates will be considered.
To ask questions and apply what you’ve learned
Writing and testing code as instructed by senior tech staff
Defining test cases and doing black-box testing
Assisting engineers with issue analysis
Use our bug tracking system to create, manage and resolve bugs
An understanding of web-delivered applications.
Familiarity with databases like MySQL and MS SQL Server and an understanding of SQL.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Works well within a team. We all leave our egos at home and we expect the same from you.
Degree in Computer Science or related field or enrollment in one of these majors.
Prior experience working in a web development company is a plus.
Software development experience is a plus.
Software quality assurance experience is a plus.
Experience in online advertising, especially with channels like Google AdWords and Bing/Yahoo! Ads is a plus.