Backend Intern - Summer '17
San Francisco, CA
Gametime was named "the fastest growing ticket company ever" by Business Insider (link below) and connects communities through a frictionless mobile experience putting the best tickets to live events right in your hand.
We're backed by $33M from Accel, Google Ventures, Evolution Media and owners of the SF Giants, Kings, and 76ers.
The Android Engineer Intern will be an integral part of the development team during the summer of 2017! You'll be a part of the Android team as a whole, Gametime's vision on the Android platform, and be part of major product and technology decisions. You will gain invaluable experience as part of a Gametime team that is expanding fast and shaking up the traditionally low-innovation market of ticket selling. Great perks, location, and people will get you fired up on a daily basis!
- Be part of architecting, implementing and scaling our Ruby and Go infrastructure that reaches thousands of sports/live entertainment fans every week.
- Help us develop algorithms that beat our competitors to market. We use a number of proprietary algorithms for various purposes that we are constantly fine-tuning.
- Work closely with our iOS and Android teams to develop a lasting client server protocol that lets us iterate fast and stay ahead of the industry.
- Work with our databases to contribute to our customer support software as needed.
- Must be currently enrolled in a college or university in Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics.
- Experience with client-server paradigm and API development.
- Command of your favorite programming language: Java, Objective C, C++, Python, Ruby, Go, etc.
- A passion for sports and/or live entertainment.
- Strong desire to learn new technologies and techniques.
- Solid organizational, time management, and prioritization skills.
- Ability to establish professional relationships with team members.
- Superior written and verbal communication skills.
There’s free catered lunch Monday through Thursday, with Friday lunch outside the office reimbursed by the company & you’ll receive monthly credits you can use to purchase tickets to the hottest events.
We're fast, well-funded and growing quickly. It's an exciting time to join the Gametime.
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