R&D Industries, Inc. [Fall 2020] Web Dev Intern (Angular/C#/Typescript) in Ames, Iowa
Position Description: Thinix is seeking talented front-end and back-end web developers for Thinix Software Development Intern positions. Our Software Development Interns quickly become integrated as members of Thinix’s core development team and will get a chance to work on new and emerging products.
This position is for:
iStatus.com, iStatus proactively monitors your internet connections to alert you when something goes wrong, alerting users and network administrators with clean, easy-to-understand notifications. Typically, you never know when these networks are offline until it's too late. With iStatus you'll become the first to know and be able to take appropriate actions immediately, thus shortening downtime and saving you money.
iStatus is integrated with our product family RocketBroadband to keep businesses online 24/7/365. At the heart of all RocketBroadband products sits a goal; to eliminate Internet downtime and improve Internet connectivity that's critical to business success. With a diverse portfolio, RocketBroadband products are tailor-made solutions that partner with the world’s leading carriers to deliver connectivity services (broadband, satellite, 4G LTE) for an assorted customer base.
This position will be located in our Ames, Iowa research office. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we may have interns work partly or fully outside of the office.
Responsibilities: • Develop Web Services Software for a new Thinix Product (55%) • Assist in completion of various Thinix projects (25%) • Provide Support to the Thinix development team (10%) • Research (10%)
Requirements: • 6 months to 2+ years of experience with web development • Front-end: Angular 4-8+, TypeScript 2-3, HTML5, CSS3, JSON, REST Architecture • Back-end: ASP.NET (MVC) preferred. Experience with SQL databases and Entity Framework. • Intern, CO-OP, or F1 OPT Availability beginning August 2020 through Spring 2021 (or beyond!) ◦ If you're also available part-time or full time during Spring 2021, please clarify in your cover letter or resume. We have availability for Summer, Fall, and internships that span both Summer and Fall.
Bonus Points: • Test-driven development (TDD) Experience • Experience with algorithms / math minors / math majors • Experience with code complexity and efficiencies • Machine Learning Experience • Experience with mobile devices (phones, tablets, touchscreen UI / UX) highly preferred. • Experience with development frameworks and version control systems. • Experience in developing software projects • Strong work ethic, Self-starter • Interpersonal communication skills • Awareness of timelines, objectives, and goals
Perks: • Work in a fun, team environment • Professional development and training opportunities • Gain crucial experience in developing end-to-end systems in real-world projects • Learn from respected industry experts on best practices • Ability to work on multiple projects • Unlimited Coffee • Conveniently located adjacent to the ISU Research Park
About Us: Thinix is a division of R & D Industries, Inc. (RDI) which is a 36-year old Iowa corporation and winner of the 2010 Iowa Small Business Excellence Award. RDI was listed in both 2014 and 2015 Inc Magazine’s Inc-5000 as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the US. In 2019, RDI's Thinix division was recognized for managed service excellence as one of the Top 500 MSPs in the US.
RDI is a technology research, development, and engineering firm with a market focus in Engineering, Software Development, OEM Software and Hardware solutions, User Interface Technology, Teleconferencing, Embedded Systems architecture, Cryptography, Network, and PC security architecture, as well as cloud computing and virtualization solutions. Thinix technology is installed worldwide in Hospitality, Education, Government, Healthcare, Military, and Agricultural applications.
Join us and be a part of a special team right here in Iowa!
R & D Industries, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and proud supporter of the Home Base Iowa Initiative for more details see: HomeBaseIowa.gov
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