GitHub Education serves schools around the globe. As our program matures--we just celebrated year 5-- we’re eager to dig into our data and uncover insights about a student’s GitHub journey, both during their classroom experience and after they graduate.
- Design impact assessments surrounding skill mastery, knowledge retention and product appeal
- Sift through existing data to map paths of GitHub students
- Work with an Education Program Manager to prepare data and visualizations for the 2018 GitHub Education Classroom Report
- Collaborate closely with researchers and program managers across the developer marketing team
What you (the intern) will learn:
- Bolster visualization skills through critique and presentation
- Engage with real datasets to make data-driven decisions for the next generation of software development
- Receive mentorship in educational research methodologies, instructional design and the educational technology landscape
- Coursework in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Statistics, Social Science or related field
- Experience with applied statistics and R, SPSS, SAS, or Python for statistical analyses a plus
- Ability to convey complex data in an accessible and meaningful way to non-quantitative audiences
- Interest in community-driven initiatives and educational technology
Who we are
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over fifteen million people use GitHub to build amazing things together. With the collaborative features of GitHub.com and GitHub Business, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write faster, better code.
What We Value
Collaboration: We believe the best work is done together.
Empathy: We believe in putting people first.
Quality: We believe in setting the standard for excellence.
Positive Impact: We believe in making the world a better place through our work.
Shipping: We believe in creating things for the people using them.
Why you should join our Summer 2018 Intern Program
At GitHub, we constantly strive to create an environment that allows our employees (Hubbers) to do the best work of their lives. We've designed one of the coolest workspaces in San Francisco (HQ), where over half of our Hubbers work, snack, and create daily. The other half of our Hubbers work remotely in 18 countries across the globe.
We love watching talented people learn and explore their skills. Our internships are designed to give you unique work experience by pairing you with real GitHubbers on real projects.
As a Summer Intern:
- You will be based at our headquarters in San Francisco, CA
- Your internship will be 10 weeks between June and August, 2018
- You must be a student enrolled in a university, community college, associate, or graduate school program to be eligible
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
GitHub is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people of all walks of life. We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate!