Software Engineer Intern

September 22, 2022
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Job Description

Keelvar has an exciting engineering internship opportunity for undergraduate students in their third year of a four year degree with a background in computer science and / or technology to join our engineering organisation in a developer capacity.

Our product teams are cross functional and include developers, data scientists, UI, QA and product designers.

We’re working at the forefront of optimization and automation, and this is a great experience for technology minded developers to acquire experience working in the procurement industry. This is a unique opportunity to be involved in these next-generation products.

This role can either start in January or March 2023 and is for a period of 6 to 9 months.

Please note, closing date for applications for this role is Friday the 30th of September 2022. 

  • Work in a cross functional development team analysing product feature requests and designing solutions.
  • Write unit tests and otherwise ensure the quality of your code. Get involved with reviewing colleague’s code and designs. Help to investigate and problem solve issues.         
  • Get involved in code deployments and help to monitor the areas of the system you work in. 
  • Collaborate with our QA engineers to ensure a quality first approach in all development activities.
  • Collaborate closely with the Product team on new features and workflows.
  • Collaborate with colleagues across the organisation to ensure vision is delivered.
  • Contribute to the ongoing success of this fast-paced, rapidly growing and evolving organization.
  • Bring a fresh perspective to the problems your team is tackling.
  • You are in your third year of a four year undergraduate degree, ideally Computer Science focused
  • You enjoy coding in Python or another object oriented language.
  • You enjoy writing clean and testable code and are familiar with common software design patterns.
  • You are self motivated and driven to achieve; you enjoy setting yourself goals and exceeding them, and you tackle the status quo.
  • You are a deep thinker, you like to innovate, you like to solve problems creatively and quickly, and are passionate about technology and people.
  • You thrive in an environment of mutual respect, openness and collaboration. You enjoy getting things done at a quick pace.
  • You have a sense of ownership, you enjoy taking initiative and leading work through to completion.

Here at Keelvar, we are proud to be a remote-first company and we offer a positive work culture.

  • Learn from the best. Our team of experts include several PhD qualified scientists and engineers who will coach you on best practices in industry.
  • Cutting edge tech stack. Keelvar’s products are built using modern technologies such as Python/Django, Postgres and Vue.
  • Flexible working hours with a positive approach to work – life balance
  • An inclusive, collaborative, innovative culture with a Series B backed, fast growing scale-up.
  • Technology that enables you to perform to your best

We are also a diverse group and we intend to continue to attract and retain diverse talent in our organisation. We’re committed to an inclusive and diverse Keelvar. We do not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, civil or family status, age, disability, or race.