Development - Intern

Bellingham, WA

This position is an opportunity to work on a small Agile Team supporting and developing websites, an exam platform, social networking infrastructure, marketing apps, and various API integrations. The team functions on an alternating schedule, both remotely (from home) and in-person (from CSA’s downtown Bellingham office overlooking Maritime Heritage Park). This job reports to the Technology Director and candidates would ideally have the following skills, background and characteristics.

Skills specific to CSAs technology stack:

  • Web application development experience (bonus for Ruby and/or Ruby on Rails)

  • Experience working with Git as part of a collaborative development team

  • Comfortable working within Mac OSX or Linux operating systems

  • Comfortable working from the Unix/Linux command line

Other attributes we like to see in candidates:

  • Computer Science or a related field Degree or equivalent experience (MIS, Cyber Security, etc.)

  • Passionate about front-end web development (HTML, CSS and Javascript)

  • A self-starter who brings professionalism, grace and a sense of humor under pressure

  • An excellent communicator with strong research and problem-solving skills

  • Experience with any of the following tools:

    • Postgres (SQL Database)

    • SASS (CSS Preprocessor)

    • SLIM (HTML Templates)

    • Vue.js (client-side data bindings)

Additional Skills you have or will learn:

  • Value of Test-driven development (TDD / BDD)

  • Scrum Agile Processes and Ceremonies

  • Continuous Integration / Deployment

If possible, please share sample(s) of prior code you’ve written (Github link or share via email).

JOB CODE: 1000009