Prolink was established to create the first true social network for gaming. With Prolink, gamers can connect with existing friends, make new ones, and share their accomplishments with a community. We launched our MVP in March 2018.
Currently Prolink has 2 full time developers and is working with experienced developers from our accelerator, RevRoad. We are now searching for a Developer Intern who has some coding experience who is looking for a position to help build the next big social platform.
While experience with the gaming industry is an obvious advantage, it is not a requirement. Instead, we want someone with a passion for building a community looking to connect, innovating new technologies and creating a truly one-of-a-kind experience for video gamers.
POSITION DESCRIPTION: DEVELOPER INTERN
The Developer Intern’s role, under the supervision of the Chief Technology Officer and in collaboration with other developers, interns, and U/X personnel is to assure the successful development, execution and maintenance of Prolink’s social media platform to ensure the platform’s functionality, access, reliability, security and ease of use as well as planning for future growth and expansion.
Implementation & Deployment
Provide coding in Python, MySQL, Java Script, Angular/JQuery/Bootstrap and HTML/CSS as requested.
Assist in testing of program code.
Engage in web analytics as requested.
Formal Education & Certification
Equivalent of completing a two-year computer science training program. Associate of Arts degree desirable.
Bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science preferred.
Certifications in programming languages highly desirable.
Knowledge & Experience
Minimum of one year intern experience or equivalent.
Experience and knowledge of the gaming industry desirable.
Proficiency with Python, MySQL, Java Script, Angular/JQuery/Bootstrap, HTML/CSS.
Must be available to work at Provo, Utah worksite.
Professional writing skills for both technical and non-technical audiences.
A passion for working with a start up in the gaming and social media industry.
An appropriate compensation package based on Prolink’s growth curve and applicant skills and experience will be offered.
To apply for this position applicants will need to submit, by May 30, 2018, the following:
A letter of interest including a statement about why the candidate believes s/he is qualified for the position.
A current resume or LinkedIn link to an updated resume
Submit all information via email to:Marc B. Liebman, PhD, Search Consultant
Questions about the position? Contact Dr. Liebman via email or phone (801.362.9926).