We are seeking an intern with fundamentals in web development to work on a variety of potential projects. We regularly need to: create prototypes that leverage social networks in developing world nations; visualize data related both to surveys we deploy in the field and data related to the mobile traffic that hit our websites; examine the browsing characteristics of lower-end phones popular in the developing world; push the envelope on how the modern web can interact with lower-end phones.
-Basic fundamentals of computer science/programming
-Experience with Python
-Enough web programming experience to be able to use web APIs / use a web framework to prototype ideas quickly
We're looking for a reliable person who understands the basic fundamentals of web development and has a strong interest in seeing how these abilities can be used at a startup. We are also looking for people who are passionate about what we are trying to accomplish: making a direct connection to developing world consumers using mobile technology.
Jana connects companies to the developing world! Our products enable market research in regions as diverse as India, Brazil, Nigeria, and Egypt. Our global community members learn about Western companies' products and brands through us. In exchange for answering questions, they receive free talk time on their mobile phone.
We are a rapidly-growing, early-stage start-up presently earning revenue in over 50 countries. With $10M in funding from investors including Spark Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, the Blackberry Fund, and Esther Dyson, we are building a new style of market research company focusing on underserved, understudied communities in high-growth markets. We're actively recruiting individuals who share our common passion for making a lasting, positive global impact while growing a thriving, exciting business.