Fullstack JavaScript Developer Intern

  • 5511 Capital Center Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
  • Part-time

Company Description

K4Connect creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, enhancing lives by integrating the latest in smart technologies into a single responsive system. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. At K4Connect we believe technology should be purposeful, person-centered and harmonious. 

Job Description

We are a high impact, high growth, venture-backed company on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives.  We believe that technology is not simply reserved for the next generation, but rather should empower all generations.  If you are interested in joining a committed, impassioned, intelligent and creative team that is driven to making global impact, then K4Connect may be the place for you!

Built on Amazon's AWS platform, our cloud uses the latest technology for auto-scaling, cloud formation, streaming analytics, and data storage. K4Connect is seeking a Fullstack Javascript Developer Intern to help materially scale our platform and leverage these technologies to improve the lives of others. Working with a great team, and the best tools, you’ll help expand our cloud service to support many great new features that serve our clients.

Qualifications

Interns would assist with the following:

  • Build new REST APIs to support future product requirements
  • Help build a scalable data, analytics, and compute platform
  • Assist in deployment of new technology to staging and production environments
  • Develop automated processes to define, measure, and report on service quality, stability and capacity
  • Maintain an understanding of industry trends and how new technologies can be leveraged to meet our objectives
  • Participate in on-call duty alongside other team members
  • Collaborate in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Participate in team code reviews and design reviews

Helpful Knowledge:

  • Majoring in Computer Science or related discipline
  • AWS platforms
  • Node.js
  • Shell scripting skills (Python, Ruby, Perl, Shell / BASH)
  • Networking e.g. TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, etc., MAC addresses, IP packets, DNS, load-balancing and clustering
  • AWS products - EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, S3, DynamoDB, Kinesis, Redshift
  • Notification platforms - APN, GCM, Twilio
  • Strong personality, willing to push forward ideas, yet a team player

Additional Information

About Us:


K4Connect is a high impact, high growth, venture-backed startup on a mission to leverage technology to empower the 1.5B older adults and individuals living with disabilities to live simpler, healthier and happier lives. It all starts with our patented technology management and delivery platform, one of the most advanced in the burgeoning IoT market which delivers the latest in home automation, connected wellness, social, services and content management to those who value it the most. Our products enable smarter living environments and healthier lives while fostering family and community engagement. Learn more at www.k4connect.com.


K4Connect is an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.