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Internship Backend

  • full time
  • Linz or Vienna
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, our teams are currently working from home. At the moment, we can only offer internships to candidates whose country of residence is Austria. We will go back to our usual approach as soon as possible.

In a 6 week - 4 month internship, you’ll become a valuable member of our Software Engineering team and have the chance to learn from our Engineers’ experience while also bringing in fresh ideas. You’ll join an agile project team and together with your colleagues you will help to build, improve and maintain our top-class backend infrastructure and applications every day, used by hundreds of millions of users. Our main tools of choice to scale our applications are jRuby, Sinatra, Sidekiq, MySQL, and MongoDB.

You’ll contribute by:

  • Supporting your team members in designing efficient and scalable backend services and APIs for our health and fitness applications
  • Working together with your team to envision the next great features and applications of Runtastic
  • Writing tests and releasing & monitoring your code
  • Supporting the improvement of our growing codebase

What makes you the right match:

  • Student or recent graduate in Software Engineering or a related field
  • Willingness to learn, to build cool stuff, and to work as part of an awesome team
  • Enthusiasm for Backend development
  • Previous experience with Ruby is a plus
  • Very good English skills
  • Valid work permit for Austria

 

About Runtastic:

  • Brand new offices with plenty of space for creativity and informal meetings
  • Working café, terrace, and a play zone with table soccer for the well-deserved breaks
  • Ongoing company parties and sponsored team events
  • Quarterly "days of new ideas" (DONI) to try out new concepts & work with a variety of team members
  • Holistic health package including subsidized massages, free psychological support, and health screenings
  • Free fitness activities like running and yoga, free gym access, as well as a calisthenics park on the rooftop terrace in Linz
  • Budget for participating in sports events
  • Fresh fruit and vegetables, healthy snacks, ice cream, and beverages all day long
  • All-team breakfast, provided by the company, every 2 weeks
  • Visa sponsorship (incl. assistance from our in-house experts) and relocation package

Nationalities
35+

Number of employees
265+

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And here’s the fine print: Our salary range starts at EUR 1,440 gross per month. Your actual offer depends on your skill set and experience.

Anna Nussbaumer
Your contact
Anna Nussbaumer
Talent Scout
+43 660 661 60 69