2017 Summer Intern - Engineering

Quantcast seeks smart, curious, technically savvy candidates to join our world-class engineering team. We hire the best and brightest and give engineers starting out their careers the opportunity to work on industry-leading technologies at a scale few companies in the world see.
Our team comprises of engineers from different technical and academic backgrounds who share passions for technology and solving challenging problems, in addition to a desire to make a tangible impact. Our growing business and scale present unique hurdles that require novel solutions. As a technology-driven company, we foster an agile environment where new ideas and software development come together to effectively solve some of our industry's toughest problems.
 At our core, we are a data-driven company, processing 40+ petabytes of data and billions of events each day. Our computing power and machine learning infrastructure allows us to products that enable innovative ways to reach users online for our advertisers. 

You could work on:

  • Machine Learning & Mathematical Modeling
  • Distributed Storage System
  • Big data platforms
  • Peta-scale data processing pipelines
  • API and Ad Server Integrations
  • Full Stack Application Development
  • Data Visualization


  • 10-12-week summer internship program (~June – August 2017)
  • Opportunity to receive offer of full-time employment following internship
  • Gain industry experience in machine learning, statistics and software engineering
  • Fast-paced environment with friendly, hard working colleagues, and mentors
  • Competitive pay with housing and travel assistance                                             
  • Opportunities to solve real problems, build important tools, and leave an impact on the company
  • Perks include free lunch and dinner, Friday company happy hour, intern social events, and executive leadership team speaker series


  • Currently pursuing Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Machine Learning, Mathematics, Statistics, or related field
  • Graduation date between Dec 2017 and June 2019
  • Excellent command of one or more programming languages; preferably Java, C++ or Python
  • Exceptional communication skills (verbal, written and presentation)

Nice To Have:

  • Object oriented programming experience
  • Experience in algorithms, statistics, machine learning and/or optimization
  • Experience working with a JavaScript MVC framework; preferably AngularJS or React.js
  • Interesting research, internships, personal projects, open source contributions

Quantcast is a fast-growing, late-stage, pre-IPO startup headquartered in San Francisco with offices around the world. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone can confidently be their authentic self.

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