Gap Inc. Software Engineer Internship in San Francisco, California
Software Engineer Internship
San Francisco, California 94105
Job#: 228011 Date Posted:Mar. 13, 2018
Job Status: Full-time
Our past is full of iconic moments — but our future is going to spark many more. We're looking for the people who'll help make our next decade just as revolutionary as our first five. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, you're the right fit. Come grow with us.
Gap Inc. Technology is looking for exceptional talent with fresh ideas, cutting-edge skills, and a passion for technology. We’re not your average IT shop, and this isn’t your average internship. In your 10 weeks with Gap Inc. (start date – June 11, 2018), you’ll have a voice in the room, be pushed to take risks, and play a critical role in innovative projects that are transforming retail technology. Ready to get started?
What’s In It for You?
As a Gap Inc. Intern, you will get to meet our senior executives and leaders in technology and digital. You will work on individual projects as well as a challenging group project that you will present to senior management at the end of the summer. You will learn that we work hard, but we play hard too. We invite you to participate in events, such as a San Francisco Giants game, bowling nights, ping pong social clubs, happy hours, art galleries, interactive museums, and volunteering in the community.
Here’s what you will do all summer!
We are expanding our retail operations globally and delivering a software platform that can quickly be adapted to different country requirements. Learn each facet of the SDLC (Software Development LifeCycle) using Agile Methodology/Delivery and rotate into each role on the team.
Participate in an Agile work environment, pair with Senior Developers and QA Engineers to produce and deliver code and/or test cases using Agile practices
Join in bi-weekly showcases, daily standup meetings, and bi-weekly retrospectives
Use TDD (test driven development) practices with other Engineers, and Product Managers
Learn hands-on use of development tools including Eclipse IDE and/or XCode
Gain exposure to Continuous Integration and tools like Jenkins, Ruby, RSpec, Watir, Cucumber, SQL and NoSQL is a plus
Create automated test cases in partnership with Developers and Product Managers
Develop expertise in open-source automation and testing tools including Ruby, RSpec, Watir, Cucumber, Appium, SQL and NoSQL to automate effective tests of UI and server-side components
Learn creating repeatable, maintainable, automated test suites
Here’s what you need to get the work done
Undergraduate or graduate student with one year or less left to graduate in Management Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology, Integrated Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering or related degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above
Exposure to Object Oriented principles (Analysis and Design)
Some experience and/or a strong desire to learn one or more of the following (it is understood that a candidate intern’s experience might vary widely from an academic, hobbyist, personal or professional projects):
Mobile development with XCode and hybrid apps
Java technologies, including Servlets, Struts/Tiles, JSP, JDBC, JMS, Spring, etc.
Relational database concepts and data access (JDBC/DAO/SQL)
Test automation tools (open source tools/language Ruby, Rails, Watir or equivalent is a plus) preferred
Defect management systems
A desire to evolve excellent problem solving skills; meticulous & methodical
Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta.
One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
Employee stock purchase plan.*
Employees receive medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
Employees can apply for tuition reimbursement.*
Family care programs.
Pet Discount Program.
*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. In 2016, Gap Inc. was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign for the thirteenth consecutive year and was the sole winner of the Catalyst award for equality at http://www.catalyst.org/knowledge/gap-inc-women-and-opportunity in the workplace in 2016.
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status.