Software Developer Internship

P97 Network - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)


Software Development Internship

Location: Houston, Texas

Immediate Supervisor: Vice President of Engineering

Company Background

P97 Networks is an innovative, cloud-based Platform as a Service (PaaS) mobile commerce company. We focus on creating solutions for connected devices with an emphasis on identity and security, payment technologies, and digital marketing. P97 is recognized as a thought leader in the convenience retails and fuels marketing industry, we love our product, PetroZone®, and we take hiring very seriously. We further believe the combination of an experienced team, our passion for technology, and our desire to win will make us successful together.

Job Description: Software Development Intern

Interested candidates should be available for F2F interviews in Houston the week of September 10, 2018.

P97 Interns work on real-world projects and initiatives while being immersed in all aspects of our business. Our team is looking for Software Development Interns to join our growing Houston headquarters team. This internship starts the week of September 10, 2018, and the initial internship will end around the end of August 2019, or upon graduation.

During the internship, you will assist in one or more of the following areas in the software development life-cycle: design, development, documentation, and/or maintenance of customized (.Net platform) mobile software applications for P97 in an Azure cloud hosted environment. In addition, you will also work with P97’s development team to learn tools, methods, processes, and applications utilized in software development for mobile commerce solutions hosted in an Azure cloud environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist senior developers with web-based system development, testing, and documentation
  • Gain exposure to C#/.Net development
  • Gain exposure to front-end development utilizing one or more of the following tools: HTML5, CSS3, and/or JavaScript
  • Gain exposure to software development practices and tools
  • Gain exposure to project management and requirements gathering best practices
  • Gain exposure to reports writing
  • Gain exposure to release management
Success Factors

  • Strong ability to understand IT terminology and tools
  • Understand the basics of software development
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Concepts
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Basic network infrastructure knowledge preferred
  • Ability to create basic software documentation
  • Ability to perform manual test
  • Prior experience with web user interface and user experience skills
  • Prior experience with C#, C, or C++
  • Basic understanding of front, middle, and back-end development
Minimum Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a BS/MS degree studying (MIS, CIS, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or an advanced math or physics degree (with programming knowledge)
  • Ability to write test scripts and perform manual testing with instruction
  • Ability to create user-friendly documentation and training material with instruction
  • Ability to take direction and absorb information quickly
  • Interest in taking initiative and ability to multi-task
  • Strong MS Office Suite skills including knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and/or SharePoint
  • Prior experience in an IT related support or development position is helpful
  • Prior experience with web user interface and user experience skills
  • Prior experience with C#, C, or C++
  • Basic understanding of the difference between front, middle, and back-end development
P97’s employees are recognized as a thought leader by peers, customers, and others in the industry with a respected reputation both internally and externally. If you want to be the newest member of a vibrant group of technology leaders in an innovative and entrepreneurial environment, then apply online today to start building solutions that customers will love to use and join a company that truly rewards your hard work and values your talented contributions. For a complete list of our open positions, please visit our career center at http://p97.com/careers/.

Please note, relocation assistance will not be provided for this position. Local candidates only please. We would like to thank all respondents for their interest in P97. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No Phone calls please.

Job Type: Internship

Salary: $12-15.00 /hour with an estimated 20 hours of work per week on average or as class allows