Software Engineer Intern

Spreetail

Lincoln, NE Software Development
Spreetail is a new ecommerce site that makes it easy to shop for your backyard, garage, and home. Originally from Lincoln, Nebraska, Spreetail has expanded to include offices and fulfillment centers in 8 cities and 6 states. 
 
Life at Spreetail 
Working at Spreetail is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to build one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies in history. We take on challenges that others would call impossible because we have a team of amazing, talented people who collaborate and think bigger together. We act fast because we’re committed to being the best. 
 

These internships will run from end of May to mid-August 2020. 

The Software Engineering team builds web-based software with .NET, SQL Server, and JavaScript to solve business problems faced by the Spreetail team. Spreetail uses completely home-grown software to compete against top players in the ecommerce industry.  The software controls our business from beginning to end: ordering, marketing, inventory, customer service, and accounting. We use the latest and greatest libraries and development methodologies to build elegant solutions to complex, real-world problems.  

As a Software Engineering intern, you are a self-starter who is driven to deliver software that solves the problems of fellow team members. You are a lifelong learner with an insatiable passion for code and the newest technologies.  

You will be put on a squad for one of the different departments in the company. All of the software that we can build in-house we do, so you will have an integral part in making that happen. You will work on one large project throughout the summer as you also work alongside the full-time engineers to create and improve the foundation of our business each day.

Preferred skills:

    • Understanding of object-oriented programming 
    • Experience working with: C#, ASP.NET, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Knockout, or SQL 
    • Willingness to learn and ability to adapt 
    • Innovation and drive to build the foundation of our company's software from the ground up 

We'll reward you with:

    • Competitive hourly pay and time and a half for anything over 40 hours 
    • Leadership training and development 
    • Opportunity to take and own projects from start to finish 
Benefits
We believe in making employees’ lives easier with benefits that enhance their quality of life. To reward your hard work and dedication, Spreetail offers:
 
· Untracked PTO for salaried employees.
· Health Insurance. Spreetail pays your full monthly premium.
· Home Owner Bonus. After 2 years, Spreetail supports your purchase of a home with a $5k bonus.
· 3 Year Island Getaway. You and a guest get a 5 star beach vacation.
· 5 Year Sabbatical. Take 10 days off to reward your time in the office.
· Donation Match. We match you dollar-for-dollar up to $250/year, and up to $1,000/year after 5 years.
· Pet Friendly Office (select locations).
· Stock Appreciation Rights. As Spreetail grows, so does your bank account.
· Leadership Development. We invest in making you a stronger team member.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Spreetail is an equal opportunity employer that hires based on stellar qualifications, positive attitude, and exemplary work ethic rather than factors like age, gender identity, race, nationality, religion, or sexuality.


Work Environment:  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  
 
- The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).
 
Physical Demands:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
 
Sedentary work: 
Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body 
- Involves sitting most of the time, however walking and standing are required only occasionally  
Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction 
Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling. 
Occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. 
Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly 
Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers 
Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discriminations in sound 
 
Visual Acuity Requirements: 
The visual requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
- Required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading

Job ID: 1738

Posted 12 days ago

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