Software Engineering Intern

San Francisco
Internship
Intern
Sighten is a San Francisco start-up driving greater adoption of renewable energy by connecting investors to clean energy projects through an integrated, cloud-based software platform. The platform's solar system design, pricing, asset management and analytics features are gaining traction in the rapidly expanding residential solar market - driving Sighten's growth and creating a pipeline of challenging and exciting coding projects. The Sighten software stack includes core solar production and asset pricing algorithms written in C++ and Python, a full Django web platform with an integrated REST Web Service API, and a robust client application built on the AngularJS JavaScript framework.

Position:
Software Engineer interns will tackle mission-critical coding projects essential to the growth of the company, and well aligned with their own strengths, interests, and professional/educational goals.

Requirements

    • A positive, "can-do" attitude 
    • Team player who loves to code and collaborate
    • Interested in working at a start-up and quickly taking on responsibility
    • Experience with Python or JavaScript
    • Excited about renewable energy growth

Bonus

    • Relational database experience
    • Web development experience with MVC framework (preferably Django)
    • Front-end development experience (JavaScript/HTML/CSS)
    • Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks (Angular, Ember, etc.)
Perks:
- Potential for full-time employment offer at end of internship
- An incredible learning experience!
- Company events: Sporting events, outdoor excursions, etc.
- Central downtown San Francisco location
- Company food and happy hours
- Casual and friendly work environment