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Engineering/Web Dev Internship (ReactJS, CSS), Voting App

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We Vote | Oakland, CA
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We Vote


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Published 26 days ago

18+ Hours Per Week, 3+ Months

We Vote has an open position for an unpaid intern who wants to add work experience to their resume, and develop their skills with CSS/HTML or ReactJS. This internship is a great opportunity to get involved with supporting American Democracy. Our technology is cutting edge, and you will be supported by experienced engineers.


About We Vote.

We Vote is a nonpartisan get-out-the-vote nonprofit startup, and a celebrated Fast Forward nonprofit technology grantee. We Vote is a movement of excellent, passionate volunteers (starting with the founders) who build open source mobile technologies that touch and mobilize millions of voters on Election Day. We believe that many voters are busy, distracted, and impatient. We have a goal of providing a complete voting experience in 8 minutes, including the download of our app. More information is at https://WeVote.US. See Twitter @WeVote.


What You’ll Do.

  • Work with our current engineering and design team either face-to-face (Oakland, CA) or in Google Hangouts. You will learn from other technology professionals, and contribute to an ongoing, cutting-edge project.
  • Tackle specific issues, for example: https://github.com/wevote/WebApp/issues
  • We have a specific need for someone who wants develop intermediate/advanced CSS skills. We have a large website with an excellent scss framework, and we have data flow and styling projects for the right engineer.


Requirements

  • This is for a minimum 3-month commitment, 18+ hours per week.
  • You must be able to install our software locally on your own laptop. https://github.com/wevote/WebApp - React-based Mobile Website
  • A willingness to work with and support other volunteers.


Join us.

Please share with us why you find We Vote exciting by emailing JoinUs@WeVote.US. Please include information about yourself and let us know what questions you have. If it makes sense, we’ll set up a phone call. Remote applicants welcome within 3 time zones of Pacific Time. Our apologies in advance if we aren’t able to personally respond to everyone who applies.


Thank you for your interest,

The We Vote Team

We Vote has an open position for an unpaid intern who wants to add work experience to their resume, and develop their skills with CSS/HTML or ReactJS. This internship is a great opportunity to get involved with supporting American Democracy…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible

Benefits

What you’ll gain.

  • You’ll gain valuable technical skills and experience that you can add to your resume.
  • You will expand your personal and professional network.
  • A letter of recommendation will be provided to help with your job search.
  • You will have the opportunity to touch the lives of millions of Americans, and be part of a movement and product that will receive national attention.

What you’ll gain.

  • You’ll gain valuable technical skills and experience that you can add to your resume.
  • You will expand your personal and professional network.
  • A letter of…

How to Apply

Please share with us your resume (PDF) and why you find We Vote exciting by emailing JoinUs@WeVote.US. Please include information about yourself and let us know what questions you have. Remote applications within 3 time-zones of Pacific Time are welcome.

Please share with us your resume (PDF) and why you find We Vote exciting by emailing JoinUs@WeVote.US. Please include information about yourself and let us know what questions you…

Location

1717 Clemens Rd, Oakland, CA 94602

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