Software Development Intern
Part-Time · Hybrid · Noordwijk
Do you get a kick out of using the newest, state of the art technologies to explore the oceans? Reef Support is a rapidly growing tech scale-up with an open, driven and ambitious culture. We're looking for people who will join our incredible journey to map and discover more about this planet.
The Assignment

· Assisting the CTO and Product Managers in developing the frontend of Reef.io
· Creating and shaping the backend and data management systems
· Designing, Implementing and Testing new Functionalities and concepts, including integrating external APIs and GIS tools
· Have basic leadership skills and be able to set the course within your area of expertise.
· Advise and support development teams on efficient and secure application deployment practices
· Solve problems in a fast-paced, technical environment using the newest technologies.
· Develop processes and infrastructure with understandability, testability and maintainability in mind.
· Get motivated by modern tools and technologies, and be able to manage the adoption of these technologies towards the rest of the team.
· Challenge ideas and methods while working together with talented, highly skilled team members.

Related tasks are:
- Training data review and curation
- Statistical analysis of detection results
- Literature review on similar projects.

Professional Qualifications

· Currently in MSc, PhD or recent graduate (We do accept BSC students, but on very rare occasions) in AI, computer science, mechanical engineering or other studies that involve programming and/or software engineering.
· Some experience with Database Management Systems and API integrations
· Some experience with Web and Frontend development
· Some knowledge on GIS and remote sensing
· Basic marine knowledge is a plus!

BACKEND:
· Python API w/ flask
· Machine learning using Keras and Tensorflow
FRONTEND:
· React JS
· Node
Deployment: Docker + DigitalOcean

Personal Qualifications


· Curious, creative, and determined to deliver
· Performs well in a fast-paced and challenging environment
· Not afraid for a deep dive in technical matters
· Eye for detail
· Flexible team player
· Strong written and verbal communication skills.
· Positive!
· Honest and Diligent
· Kind and Caring
· Good Communication Skills

The Offer

· 20 hours per week, Internship contract
· Hybrid working (remote + office in Noordwijk for 1-3 days a week when necessary)
· Agile working environment with flexible working hours and location.
· The opportunity to be at the basis of a high-tech computer vision and GIS platform.
· Have a real impact, on both our software, the oceans and the living conditions of thousands of people.
· A great ambitious team to work in.
· Reef Support has fantastic office environment, with lots of plants.
· A flat and informal organisation with regular drinks and events to keep the team spirit going!

If selected to be part of the team, you will be working alongside UI/UX designers, GIS specialists, marine scientists and conservationists. This will be a internship where you will practice entrepreneurship, teamwork, and dive deep into bioinformatics, product development and software engineering. You will also be part of a close-knitted family of brilliant minds all working to understand more about our oceans everyday, and helping the world see the same.

Starting From

August 2021

Ready to Apply?

Send in your application here by 15th July 2021. You will hear from our team by August 1st 2021.

Send your CV and a 1-page motivation letter to our email below.