Grace Hopper Conference 2023 Summer Intern - Software Engineer [Slack]
San Francisco, CA 
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Please note: This posting is specifically for candidates who will be attending the 2022 Grace Hopper Conference (virtually or in person). If you will NOT be attending this conference, please refer to our Summer 2023 Intern Posting.

Slack, a Salesforce company, is looking for interns to work alongside our engineers for the summer of 2023. These full time internships are a unique opportunity for someone currently pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or Engineering.You will have the opportunity to work on a collaborative team and be paired with one of our engineering managers as well as a technical mentor throughout the course of the program.

What you will be doing:

Your days at Slack will be spent collaborating with and contributing to your team. You will be assigned real projects and make an impact, all while receiving mentorship from amazing engineers on your teams. In essence, your internship will be an opportunity to join us in making work simpler, more pleasant, and more productive for millions of people around the world.

In addition, you will have access to resources and events to help you grow both professionally and personally. You will go through global onboarding, engineering-specific training, and intern-specific onboarding to ensure you are set up for success. Throughout your internship, you will be part of events including Executive Speaker Series, Asking me anything, Volunteer Time Off, Workshops, and Socials. You will also have recruiter check-ins, general guidance and support from your team and mentors to make the most of your internship experience. Lastly, you have access to participate in any of our Employee Resource Groups (e.g Women's Network, BOLDforce)

We are looking for interns who will demonstrate:

  • Strong Technical acumen

  • A strong work ethic, and an eagerness to jump in and help fix things

  • Curiosity about how things work and tenacity to learn

  • Self-awareness and a desire to improve your skills

  • Strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and empathy

You will work in one of the following areas:

BACKEND

Our team works to create delightful features, while designing and implementing useful API methods to improve the reliability of our systems. We build our app using reliable tools that our team knows and trusts, including Hack/PHP, MySQL, and Linux. Expertise in these areas is a huge plus, but having a familiarity with other common web languages (such as Python or Ruby) and other relational databases are fine substitutes.

CLIENT ENGINEERING (WEB FRONTEND, ANDROID, AND IOS)

You will use React / Javascript / CSS (Web Frontend), Java / Kotlin (Android), or Objective-C / Swift (iOS) to improve the Slack clients, complex in-browser and native applications relied upon by millions of users every day. You will work with real-time data streams, engineer for performance across browsers, and delight people by making the best software we can imagine. You will work closely with Product, Design, Backend, and QA to build, test and deploy new features.

DESKTOP

Everyday, millions of people use Slack's desktop application to stay connected and communicate with their teams. Though the application is used by a massive audience, it's created by a surprisingly small group of folks. We're able to pull this off through the use of cross-platform technologies like Electron, Node.js, and React. It doesn't hurt that our engineers are incredibly passionate and talented. Come help us build delightful features and tackle the unique challenges of developing for Windows, macOS, and Linux using web technologies.

INFRASTRUCTURE

Come help make Slack be more performant and reliable for teams of any size around the world. Our team focuses on the building blocks that enable the product engineering teams to build features easier, faster and more reliably. We'll use your knowledge of data structures, algorithms, programming languages, distributed systems, operating systems, and networking to build and troubleshoot complex distributed systems.

CLOUD ENGINEERING

The Cloud Engineering team is responsible for building the network, systems, and software upon which we build Slack. We are a team of tool builders working to provide a secure and reliable base powered by automation. We use Chef, Python, MySQL, memcached, Solr, Apache, Kubernetes, HHVM, Java, Go, and many other technologies, all running in AWS and GCP.

DATA

The Data team helps our analysts, product managers, and customers understand how to make our users' working lives simpler, more pleasant, and more productive. We develop Slack's open-source data infrastructure built on top of Thrift, Kafka, Spark, Druid, Airflow and Vitess and the work will involve creating and scaling batched streaming data pipelines.

AUTOMATION QA

You will develop frameworks, tools, and tests to cover the full depth and breadth of Slack's client-server-side functionality. This includes our desktop and web clients, our iOS and Android clients, our external service integrations, the Slack platform API, and our supporting server infrastructure.

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Salesforce.com and Salesforce.org are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Salesforce.com and Salesforce.org will not pay any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Salesforce.com or Salesforce.org.

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At Salesforce we believe that the business of business is to improve the state of our world. Each of us has a responsibility to drive Equality in our communities and workplaces. We are committed to creating a workforce that reflects society through inclusive programs and initiatives such as equal pay, employee resource groups, inclusive benefits, and more. Learn more about Equality at Salesforce and explore our benefits.

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Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
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