Developer Intern Position

We are looking to hire a summer intern software developer to help RunSignUp continue to provide great web services and mobile apps and cutting edge technology to the running and fundraising communities. This is a great opportunity to understand what a real development environment is like, do some good development, work with some very bright people and learn and broaden your knowledge base. You will be joining a very fast growing and successful company who is a leader in our industry.

We have an advanced technology stack running on Amazon that produced 100% up time in 2018 and allowed us to serve customers with speed in the top 10% of all websites. Our infrastructure is built on PHP and MySQL and we make frequent updates to make sure we stay current. We use Bootstrap and a responsive design as well as extensive AJAX and Javascript on the front end. We are also rolling out a new series of Mobile Apps using tools like React. We believe in Continuous Integration and Deployment, with over 1,300 releases in 2018.

We are looking for a smart person who loves coding. We can give you an opportunity to work on Web front end design and implementation, Mobile App Development, or Core web database development depending on your talents and interests.

We are looking for someone who fits our culture.  Our guiding principles are to have equal parts of Work, Learn, Fun, and Team.  We believe that customers, employees and owners all share equally in the responsibility and success of the company.  This is covered in more detail in our Company About video link below. Please review our material to make sure this is the right type of place for you:

Some of the key attributes we are looking for (we will look for the best mix):

  • PHP, MySQL, Javascript experience
  • Mobile App Experience
  • Linux experience
  • AWS Cloud Services like SQS, SES, SNS, EC2, RDS
  • Open Source, Stackoverflow or other public contributions
  • Example websites that you have built
  • Based in Philadelphia or South Jersey
  • Running roots and enthusiasm for the sport
  • High energy, hands-on
  • Gets stuff done rather than just talk about stuff
  • Attention to detail and ability to complete tasks in a high volume environment
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Thirst for learning
  • Team player

This is a summer internship, ideal for a college computer science major. A number of our interns have also gone on to full time positions with RunSignup after graduation. Compensation is $18-25 per hour depending on skill and experience level. You will work in the Moorestown, NJ office at least 4 days a week.

If you want to build great technology and learn a lot about how a real software development environment works, please send a resume, pointers to example websites or mobile apps you have built, and sample code you have written to bob.bickel at runsignup.com.

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