The role in a nutshell
UNiDAYS are looking for Software Engineering Interns to come and work with us for a year from July 2020- July 2021. This represents an amazing opportunity for Students currently studying a Computing related subject; to work in a fast growing, international Software Company.
You will be exposed to Agile practices, Test Driven Development and other good practices. There are internships available in backend development, web development and mobile development.
We have a fun; fast paced and social working environment. We have social events, computer games and many clubs you can join (from running to photography).
Day to day responsibilities
We have a range of systems including our web app, iOS and Android apps. We are constantly developing all of these to add new features, handle increasing scale, improve usability and support new platforms.
You will be working closely within a squad of other software engineers, product owners, UX designers and testers to develop new features in line with a variety of product roadmaps, as well as liaising with our system administrators and customer experience team to investigate and resolve issues.
Our stack is ever growing, but currently includes:
- C# 4.6
- ASP.NET MVC / OWIN / Nancy
- SQL Server / Postgres / Marten / Redis
- Most features of AWS
- Java (Android), Kotlin (Android)
- Swift (iOS)
What we need from you
To be eligible you will currently be studying Computer Science, Software Engineering or another course that has a strong software development element or you will have the equivalent skills/experience.
Passion is the most important quality you can have, we can and will teach someone who is willing to learn.
Our squads are small so you need to be versatile and enjoy the variety of working on anything and everything that’s needed. You take pride in your work, and want the chance to create great software.
Hopefully you will be tinkering with some of your own projects. We’d love to talk to you about what you’ve been working on, both in and out of your course.
We've accomplished a lot since we started in 2011, but in many ways, this is just the beginning. This is the chance for you to get in on the ground zero. An opportunity to make a difference within business with global reach.
We offer a fast paced, fun & social working environment where you can truly make an impact with your work. We work hard at UNiDAYS, but we also believe in fair compensation for hard work. That's why we're pleased to offer all employees full access to our comprehensive benefits package. This includes:
- 25 days holiday per year increasing with length of service plus flexible bank holidays
- Competitive salaries
- Tram to work scheme
- Company bonus scheme
- Company pension scheme
- Private healthcare
- Income protection policy
- Life assurance policy
- 4pm finish on Fridays
- Free fruit, tea & coffee
- LOTS OF CAKE
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
How to apply
We would like you to complete a coding challenge as part of the application process. You will have until Friday 22nd November to submit your application. Here is your brief.