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Software Engineering Intern, Frontend & Automation (Python)



Software Engineering
Cape Town, South Africa
Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Timing: 10+ weeks concluding before the end of August 2024

About the role

Plentify is in the process of rapidly scaling and launching many exciting new features, and is looking for a Software Engineering Intern to assist with developing scalable frontend and automation features. The candidate will leverage their skills to perform work in some of the following areas:

  • Frontend: assisting with the development of features on our customer dashboard (with a combination of Dash and Python), our user monthly reports (in Python), and refinement of visual implementation to match designs (in HTML/CSS).
  • Automation: exploring automation platforms and implementing features to streamline operations
  • DevOps: if the candidate brings relevant experience, helping to improve the performance of our AWS cloud infrastructure

This internship is intended to be hosted in Cape Town, South Africa for at least half of the internship period (and the rest of the time can be remote). This internship is paid, and includes flights to South Africa for international candidates.

Required qualifications

  • 1+ years professional work experience as a software engineer (i.e. must have work experience outside of classwork and internships)
  • Proficient with python
  • Proficient with front end languages like HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks such as React/Vue a plus
  • Experience with AWS DevOps or Lambda Functions a plus
  • Experience with Dash a plus
  • Experience processing data with SQL or Pandas a plus
  • Strong attention to detail and communication skills, and a keen eye for design

How to apply

Email your cover letter and resume to careers@plentify.io being sure to highlight your interest in our mission and your relevant qualifications and experience. Include links to relevant code repositories and work portfolios.