Software Engineer Internship in London at Facebook

Location
London, United Kingdom, Europe
Duration
3 - 6 months
Deadline
Ongoing Recruitment
DESIRED SKILLS -
AVAILABLE TO - Bachelor students
REWARDS - Complimentary Coffee and Tea, Salary Compensation, Access to leisure room, Fresh Fruit, Company Parties, Mentorship, Training or Course

Company Details

Facebook
Company - Facebook
Industry - Technology

Description

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together.

Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart.

Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways.

Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Want to build new features and products that touch more than a billion people around the world?

Want to build new features that improve existing products like Photos, Video, Groups, NewsFeed, Search, Mobile and Messaging?

Want to solve unique, large-scale, highly complex technical problems?

Our development cycle is extremely fast, and we've built tools to keep it that way.

It's common to write code and have it running live on the site just a few days later. If you work for us, you will make an impact, immediately.

Facebook is seeking interns/co-ops to join our engineering team.

You can help build the next generation of systems behind Facebook's products, create web applications that reach millions of people, build high volume servers and be a part of a team that’s working to help connect people around the globe.

This internship/co-op has a minimum twelve (12) week duration.

Responsibilities

  • Code high-volume software using primarily C++ and Java
  • Create web applications using primarily PHP Implement web interfaces using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Build report interfaces and data feeds

Requirements

  • Pursuing a degree (Bachelors or Masters) in Computer Science or a related field
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
  • Experience in C++, Java, Perl, PHP, or Python
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities

Preferred:

  • Demonstrated software engineering experience from previous internship, work experience, coding competitions, or publications
  • Ability to obtain and maintain work authorization in the country of employment in 2016
  • Minimum Qualification Pursuing a degree (Bachelors or Masters) in Computer Science or a related field
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
  • Experience in C++, Java, Perl, PHP, or Python
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.

We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-78