Summer 2017 iOS Development Intern - CNET

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The iOS Developer Intern is primarily responsible for assisting with iOS projects with development, design and deployment. S/he will collaborate with Engineering, Product, Design, Marketing, QA, Operations and Editorial teams. Working from PSD designs and/or written specifications, the intern is responsible for the development of Objective C and Swift. This position requires excellent communication skills, along with good organization and collaboration abilities.


  • Time commitment: full-time, 40 hours per week during our regular office hours (Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm) but times may vary per team
  • This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university’s guidelines


Technical Skills

At least 1+ year(s) development experience working with the following:


  • Mobile application development (iOS (Objective-C and/or Swift)
  • Good understanding of iOS architecture
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g. git)
  • Familiarity with object-oriented programming and design skills


  • Knowledge of Agile and/or similar development methodologies
  • Solid iOS theoretical knowledge
  • Familiarity with issue tracking systems (e.g. JIRA)
  • Knowledge in UX design patterns
  • Experience writing unit tests using modern testing tools

Non-Technical Competencies:

  • Ability to work as part of a close-knit cross-functional team
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and a high-level of accountability
  • Ability to estimate development schedules

Additional Requirements:

  • Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Must be at least 18 years old

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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