Back-end Python Intern

Employer: SpamExperts
Domain:
  • Internship
  • IT Software
  • Job type: part-time
    Job level: Student/Graduate
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 26.04.2017
    Short company description

    We're a fast-growing anti-spam email security provider, founded in The Netherlands. Together with 50+ highly motivated colleagues, we're changing the anti-spam industry. We're a diverse group of international people working with customers from around the globe.
    SpamExperts is still growing very fast and quickly expanding on all fronts. Our teams are composed of people that are social, smart, have focus, like to work independently, solve problems instead of symptoms, and are excited to be fighting against spam. Each individual has a critical task in the company; we're efficient and get things done.

    Requirements

    Are you excited to contribute as a back-end developer (Python) to the international never-ending fight against spam? Do you want to contribute to Open Source projects, build filtering systems, and create great full-stack internal tools? Join our international email security team and work from our office in the center of Bucharest!

    Candidate profile:

    Computer Science student or fresh graduate
    Good grasp of basic programming principles
    Basic Linux experience
    Basic SQL knowledge
    Proficient use of the English language, spoken and written

    Nice to have:

    Knowledge of SMTP protocol
    Knowledge of Python programming language (Python 2 and/or 3)
    Familiarity with repositories (e.g. GIT)
    Ability to create unit tests
    Familiarity MySQL / MariaDB skills
    Ability to create/use RESTful APIs and web frameworks (e.g. Flask)

    Responsibilities

    Working on the development of our Python Open-Source projects (chec out our projects on Github.com)
    Working on the development of other internal projects
    Adding new feature and fixing bugs
    Meeting project deadlines and working closely with our QA team to achieve that
    Following the training plan together with the mentor
    Participating in team meetings
    Reporting directly to our back-end coordinator

    Other info

    We offer:

    A part-time paid internship position
    The possibility to move to a full-time contract after the internship program ends
    A clear training plan that will help you gain knowledge and experience in the chosen field
    Lots of space for self-development, personal growth, and opportunities to contribute with your knowledge
    Multicultural environment.