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Software Engineer Intern - Summer 2020

Austin, TX 78701
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Software Engineer Intern - Summer 2020
Talented students in STEM fields know they want to do something meaningful, challenging and interesting, but dont always know about all the ways they can leverage their knowledge until they get exposed to the real world.
Valassis Digital has a multitude of software engineering intern opportunities that touch all layers of the development stacks from Big Data back end roles to cutting edge Web Application positions and everything in between. If you have the development chops and the desire to be part of dynamic, growing company in the expanding digital media space then we should talk. 
Here are several roles we have available for internships. Dont worry if are you are interested in several of the roles well explore which ones interest you most and go from there: 
  • Big Data 
  • High Scalability Engineering
  • Web Applications   
Big Data
Help Valassis Digital develop our big database back-end software systems and datasets. This individual will work on a team of talented engineers responsible for the full lifecycle of production software applications including big data and database-based systems. Optimizing our applications for scale and speed in imaginative and innovative ways will be a primary function of this position. The ideal candidate is energized by the thought of developing software that creates, manipulates, and analyzes massive datasets that are beyond the scope of RDBMs and that are mission critical to the on-going operations and success of the company. 
  • Design, develop, and maintain the software applications that drive our back-end systems
  • Provide unit tests for these software applications
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary projects
  • Contribute to our teams growing set of development platforms, tools, and processes
High Scalability Software Engineering
Build large, distributed, and multithreaded software applications that allow our platform to respond to billions of events each day in a matter of sub seconds and in a truly fault tolerant manner. This individual will work on a team of talented engineers responsible for the full lifecycle of the production software applications in our front-end systems to optimize our applications for scale and speed in imaginative and innovative ways will be a primary function of this position. The ideal candidate is thrilled by the thought of developing highly scalable software applications that participate in billions of advertising decisions a day.
  • Write and maintain server-side code for web-based applications, create robust high-volume production applications
  • Analyze and improve the efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
  • Design and build advanced software solutions that scale across hundreds of servers and meet aggressive fault tolerance standards 
  • Implement architecture and design patterns to help ensure that systems scale well into the future.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams
Web Applications
Assist in the design, develop and test and development our web-based applications. This engineer will work on external and internal facing web software applications. They will interact with UX designers, product managers, and other software engineers. This will be an important position on our staff and with many opportunities to make tangible, significant contributions that will have company-wide visibility.
  • Design, develop, test and maintain internal and external facing web based applications
  • Work with other team members to deliver web based applications with both client side and server side functionality
  • Work with internal and external customers to define new features
  • Uses creative problem solving skills, especially in the areas of human factors and web design
The Candidates We Hire
  • Currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or another technical discipline (with significant computer coursework) and have a 3.25+ GPA
  • Enjoy a multitude of technical interests and aspire to join a group of world class software development engineers 
  • Possess an innate understanding of technologies coupled with a deep curiosity to always learn more
  • Thrive in an environment that gives all team members a voice in the creative process and empowerment to grow their skill sets through a combination of solo and team projects
  • Yearn to make an impact at a growing company that is constantly creating new capacities for an industry changing technology 
  • Want to surround themselves with smart and passionate engineers in a fun working environment
Our Technology
  • The driving force behind a rapidly growing company in the digital ad space
  • Delivering a highly scalable solution to many of the worlds largest retailers and brands via our unique Digital Zip technology 
  • A collection of real-time bidding (RTB) servers responding to over 60 billion auction requests daily within 50 to 120 milliseconds 
  • Big Data centric with over 12 PB of data in multiple Hadoop clusters across multiple data centers
  • A hyper-focused platform facilitating precise digital ad delivery to the right audience
Valassis is a leading digital marketing intelligence company, providing a best-in-class data management platform and online and offline targeting capabilities that fuels superior display advertising and expanded media offerings, such as in-store campaign solutions, for advertising clients. Through proprietary technology, Valassis Digital creates meaningful marketing and advertising impact for businesses from planning, delivery, and attribution. Valassis Digital taps into meaningful, actionable insights that drive better campaign performance.
Valassis has a generous total rewards benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, dollar for dollar 401k matching and PTO allowance. A wide variety of additional benefits like life insurance, employee assistance and pet insurance are also available; not to mention smart and friendly coworkers!
Valassis is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who have disabilities may request that accommodations be made in order to complete the selection process.

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Posted: 2020-02-11 Expires: 2020-03-12

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