Software Engineer Internship - Platform

Santa Fe, NM

We are redefining the limits of “Big Data.” Our peta-scale, cloud-based processing architecture provides daily challenges and opportunities for innovation. We are looking for a qualified and eager-to-learn Platform Engineering Intern to be a part of our team for the summer!


    • Work with the Platform team to develop our highly scalable geospatial data and analysis platform.
    • Learn to develop highly optimized, scalable, redundant, and distributed software.
    • Integrate with Descartes Labs’ core analytics and mapping engines.
    • Be a part of data access solutions to optimally store, cache and retrieve data.
    • Work with DevOPS on branching, deployment, production monitoring, and scalability.
    • Learn new algorithms for highly concurrent computations
    • Creating advanced geospatial data visualization capabilities


    • Strong in Python
    • Some experience with a compiled language (C, C++, etc...)
    • Comfortable in Linux
    • Debugging and optimization experience
    • Unit & Integration Testing
    • Interested in machine learning, geospatial data, distributed systems, parallel computing
    • Used container software (Docker, Kubernetes, etc…)
    • Expected B.S. in 2018, B.S, M.S. or PhD