Modeling/Technology Services Internship

100 Van Ness Ave, 26th floor

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid

San Francisco County Transportation Authority Description

oin the team of an innovative and dynamic transportation agency! The San Francisco County Transportation Authority has graduate intern positions for students who are self-motivated, detail-oriented, and excited about making a meaningful contribution to San Francisco's transportation system.

Transportation Authority staff are an energetic and experienced group of planners and engineers working in partnership with local and regional agencies (e.g., Muni, MTC, etc.) to implement, fund and evaluate a wide variety of projects and policies. We also develop and operate an activity-based travel demand model for a wide range of uses, including demand forecasting and policy scenario testing.

Due to the size of our agency and our dedication to learning from each other, interns will have the opportunity to interact with professionals at all levels within the Authority, from your peers to the senior managers. Authority staff will work with each intern to develop a program that is tailored to his/her individual strengths and interests, as well as the current needs of our teams.

Internships are paid and can be combined with general research opportunities or research towards a thesis. Past interns have participated in a variety of projects, including:

* refining San Francisco's activity-based travel demand model
* developing strategic analysis reports on key transportation policy questions
* collecting and analyzing data for the Geary and Van Ness bus rapid transit studies
* conducting studies (e.g., parking, pedestrian LOS, transit reliability) for neighborhood transportation plans
* mapping data and projects in the 5-Year Prioritization Programs
* and much more…

San Francisco County Transportation Authority Full-time, Paid Requirements

Interns should be available to work at least 16 hours per week during regular business hours, for at least a 12 week period of time. (Full time is also possible).

Minimum Qualifications:

Strong interest in travel forecasting and urban transportation planning is required. Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Proficiency with ArcGIS, database management, statistical analysis and/or web page design is desired.

Skills and Abilities:

Standard transportation planning principles, methods and processes; basic research methods, survey design, and database management techniques; ability to interpret data using appropriate planning methods and statistical techniques; familiarity with land use planning methods; strong written and oral skills; ability to prepare and present written reports and recommendations.

Special skills for each group vary. Familiarity with travel demand modeling or GIS, project funding, or civil engineering are preferred for the Technology, Programming or Capital Projects groups respectively.

Prospective graduate interns should have completed at least one semester in a relevant graduate level discipline (e.g. transportation planning, urban planning, civil engineering).

Web Software Engineer Internship

181 Fremont Street

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Part-time, Paid
Timeframe: ? — 05/14/11

Relevvant Description

TextualAds (by Qlique Labs) is the only multi-functional campaign management system that combines best-of class mobile campaign functionality with groundbreaking social network integration, user-level analytics, and metrics. CPG companies, brands, retailers, bands and TV shows to create highly-targeted SMS mobile ad campaigns for their fan base.

Relevvant Part-time, Paid Responsibilities

– Work with lead engineers to develop scripts.
– Work on current platform to develop new features.
– Front-end development projects.
– Q/A and browser debugging.

Relevvant Part-time, Paid Requirements

– Possess a BS degree or currently be in CS or Engineering program
– Proficiency in the following languages and technologies: XHTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Javascript, jQuery, and SVN, with proficiency in UNIX and server administration.
– Candidate must be an efficient communicator, work well in teams, and have a desire to build and innovate in a fast-paced environment.

SQL Server/Linux Database engineer Internship

346 1st St, Suite 209

Application Deadline: Closed

RecipPeeps, Inc Description

~ Hard work is the yeast that raises the dough ~ Come join a start up that cultivates hard work, reward, and satisfaction with significant results implemented directly from your involvement.
Join the team of proven business professionals engaged in expanding the realm of social networking.

The intern will be assisting a passionate, dedicated, friendly team of designers, programmers, writers and executives in the fast-paced world of a start-up. Like our company, our employees are young, driven, intelligent and passionate about finding creative ways to engage individuals both on and offline.

We are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual to intern in our office for 15-20 hours a week (more flexible scheduling for students is available). The position is paid internship to start, with performance-based potential for part or full time work. Individual must be at least a Junior in an accredited higher education program.

RecipPeeps, Inc 2 Part-time, Paid Responsibilities

– Collaborate with the Development Department and participate in the ever expanding database constructing and refinement.
Please reply with a copy of your resume, including why you believe this internship is right for you. Please describe how you feel this internship could assist in propelling your career forward.

RecipPeeps, Inc 2 Part-time, Paid Requirements

Looking for an experienced database engineer/DBA with the following skill set:
— strong SQL Server 2005/2008 background – database design, performance tuning, strong Transact-SQL, SSIS/SSRS/SSAS
— nice to have: experience with Oracle – architecture, PL/SQL, SQL Loader, developing applications
— knowledge and experience with troubleshooting performance issues (blocking, deadlocks, etc.)
— ability to review customer's requirements and come up with practical suggestions for improvements
— Good communications skills
— Must be willing to work physically at our San Francisco SOMA location.

User Interface Designer Internship

303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/01/11 — 08/24/11

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Description

UBM Electronics is the global leader in media and marketing solutions for the electronics industry. UBM Electronics delivers results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through its market leading brands, peer communities and professional education services. More than 2.2 million engineering professionals engage with UBM Electronics brands which include EE Times, EDN, Design News, Test & Measurement World, TechOnline, Designlines, and Embedded.com across the globe to accelerate technology sales. The international electronics community gathers at UBM Electronics market-leading events such as the Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon, and ARM Technology Conference to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. Additionally, UBM Electronics provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media, custom solutions and research. UBM Electronics is part of UBM plc, a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

UBM Electronics is seeking a self-directed and motivated Intern – User Interface Designer in our San Francisco, CA office. The Intern – User Interface Designer’s role is to prototype, design, and build graphic user interfaces (GUIs) for software development, Web forms, and other applications. This includes capturing user requirements through collaboration with business analysts, leading and participating in testing sessions, and coordinating final implementation of the GUI based on feedback. Use of a variety of Web and software development languages is required.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

STRATEGY & PLANNING

• Conceive and model user interface prototypes based on collected user requirements, test cases, and developmental objectives.

• Design high-level flow diagrams and GUI form charts (wireframes) for use in GUI specifications and architectures.

• Collaborate with business analysts, Web designers, and software developers to ensure prototypes can be efficiently implemented.

• Define and develop current GUI style standards, as well as remain knowledgeable about emerging GUI standards and trends.

• Identify, recommend, and prioritize new user interface features and applications in conjunction with end-user requirements or business needs.

• Follow policies and procedures for following GUI standards design and testing in conjunction with stakeholders.

• Plan and implement usability tests throughout development lifecycle and analyze results for resolving GUI-design issues.

ACQUISITION & DEPLOYMENT

• Conduct research into current and emerging technologies and issues in support of GUI development efforts.

OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

• Code, install, and debug user interfaces using appropriate tools or editors.

• Work with business analysts, Web designers, and software developers to collect and determine user requirements.

• Present and conduct reviews of user interface designs with project managers, stakeholders, and other involved parties.

• Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with proprietary or internally-developed user interfaces.

• Document design, testing, and requirements-gathering processes and procedures.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS:

• Excellent written and technical writing skills.

• Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills.

• Highly self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.

• Ability to conduct research into emerging technologies and programming languages.

• Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language.

• Keen attention to detail.

• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

• Very strong customer service orientation.

• Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

• Basic knowledge of GUI prototyping tools, software design, Web development technologies, and protocols

• Proven experience in human-computer interaction and usability analysis.

• Basic understanding of application development methodologies.

• Basic understanding of Internet programming languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

• Experience with computer graphic and multimedia design.

• Comprehensive experience with structuring, developing, and implementing software applications and interactive corporate Web sites.

• Experience in gathering and analyzing requirements.

• Good understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.

REQUIRED EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION:

• Ongoing college diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, computer/graphic design, or human-computer interaction.

Junior Software Developer Internship

303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/01/11 — 08/24/11

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Description

UBM Electronics is the global leader in media and marketing solutions for the electronics industry. UBM Electronics delivers results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through its market leading brands, peer communities and professional education services. More than 2.2 million engineering professionals engage with UBM Electronics brands which include EE Times, EDN, Design News, Test & Measurement World, TechOnline, Designlines, and Embedded.com across the globe to accelerate technology sales. The international electronics community gathers at UBM Electronics market-leading events such as the Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon, and ARM Technology Conference to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. Additionally, UBM Electronics provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media, custom solutions and research. UBM Electronics is part of UBM plc, a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

UBM Electronics is seeking a self-directed and motivated Intern – Junior Software Engineer in our San Francisco, CA office. The Intern – Junior Software Engineer’s role is to design, code, test, and analyze software programs and applications primarily affecting the front-end, or user interface sections, of a website. This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying web applications throughout the production lifecycle. The incumbent will also analyze and amend software errors in a timely and accurate fashion and provide status reports where required.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

STRATEGY & PLANNING

• Assist other developers, analysts, and designers in conceptualizing and developing new websites features and applications.

• Plan phases of the software development life cycle (SDLC) for a variety of projects.

• Assist in the preparation and documentation of software requirements and specifications.

ACQUISITION & DEPLOYMENT

• Conduct research on emerging application development software products, languages, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.

• Recommend, schedule, and perform software improvements and upgrades.

OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

• Consistently write, translate, and code websites and applications according to specifications.

• Run and monitor software performance tests on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging.

• Assist in the development and maintenance of user manuals and guidelines.

• Write programming scripts to enhance functionality and/or appearance of company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.

• Remove code script from company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.

• Liaise with network administrators, systems analysts, and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS:

• Flexible and adaptable in regards to learning and understanding new technologies.

• Strong written and oral communication skills.

• Strong interpersonal skills.

• Ability to conduct research into software-related issues and products.

• Highly logical.

• Technically proficient.

• Highly self motivated and directed.

• Keen attention to detail.

• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

• Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

• Creativity in the case of Web or interface design.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

• Basic understanding of programming languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C#

• Hands on experience working in integrated development environments, specifically Visual Studio

• Extensive experience with Windows operating systems.

• Basic working knowledge of current Internet technologies, including AJAX, RSS, SEO.

• Hands-on software troubleshooting experience.

• Experience with specific phases of the software development life cycle, especially development and testing.

• Familiarity with Agile and Waterfall software development methodologies.

REQUIRED EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION:

• Ongoing college diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, computer/graphic design, or human-computer interaction.

Junior Software Developer Internship

303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/20/11 — 08/31/11

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Description

UBM Electronics is the global leader in media and marketing solutions for the electronics industry. UBM Electronics delivers results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through its market leading brands, peer communities and professional education services. More than 2.2 million engineering professionals engage with UBM Electronics brands which include EE Times, EDN, Design News, Test & Measurement World, TechOnline, Designlines, and Embedded.com across the globe to accelerate technology sales. The international electronics community gathers at UBM Electronics market-leading events such as the Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon, and ARM Technology Conference to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. Additionally, UBM Electronics provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media, custom solutions and research. UBM Electronics is part of UBM plc, a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

UBM Electronics is seeking a self-directed and motivated Intern – Junior Software Engineer in our San Francisco, CA office. The Intern – Junior Software Engineer’s role is to design, code, test, and analyze software programs and applications primarily affecting the front-end, or user interface sections, of a website. This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying web applications throughout the production lifecycle. The incumbent will also analyze and amend software errors in a timely and accurate fashion and provide status reports where required.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

STRATEGY & PLANNING

• Assist other developers, analysts, and designers in conceptualizing and developing new websites features and applications.

• Plan phases of the software development life cycle (SDLC) for a variety of projects.

• Assist in the preparation and documentation of software requirements and specifications.

ACQUISITION & DEPLOYMENT

• Conduct research on emerging application development software products, languages, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.

• Recommend, schedule, and perform software improvements and upgrades.

OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

• Consistently write, translate, and code websites and applications according to specifications.

• Run and monitor software performance tests on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging.

• Assist in the development and maintenance of user manuals and guidelines.

• Write programming scripts to enhance functionality and/or appearance of company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.

• Remove code script from company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.

• Liaise with network administrators, systems analysts, and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS:

• Flexible and adaptable in regards to learning and understanding new technologies.

• Strong written and oral communication skills.

• Strong interpersonal skills.

• Ability to conduct research into software-related issues and products.

• Highly logical.

• Technically proficient.

• Highly self motivated and directed.

• Keen attention to detail.

• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

• Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

• Creativity in the case of Web or interface design.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

• Basic understanding of programming languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C#

• Hands on experience working in integrated development environments, specifically Visual Studio

• Extensive experience with Windows operating systems.

• Basic working knowledge of current Internet technologies, including AJAX, RSS, SEO.

• Hands-on software troubleshooting experience.

• Experience with specific phases of the software development life cycle, especially development and testing.

• Familiarity with Agile and Waterfall software development methodologies.

REQUIRED EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION:

• Ongoing college diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, computer/graphic design, or human-computer interaction.

User Interface Designer Internship

303 Second Street, Suite 900 South Tower

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/20/11 — 08/24/11

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Description

UBM Electronics is the global leader in media and marketing solutions for the electronics industry. UBM Electronics delivers results for the key influencers and decision makers involved in the design, development and commercialization of technology through its market leading brands, peer communities and professional education services. More than 2.2 million engineering professionals engage with UBM Electronics brands which include EE Times, EDN, Design News, Test & Measurement World, TechOnline, Designlines, and Embedded.com across the globe to accelerate technology sales. The international electronics community gathers at UBM Electronics market-leading events such as the Embedded Systems Conferences, DesignCon, and ARM Technology Conference to share, learn, discuss, and advance the critical issues and challenges facing the electronics industry. Additionally, UBM Electronics provides end-to-end services ranging from next-generation marketing, integrated media, custom solutions and research. UBM Electronics is part of UBM plc, a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

UBM Electronics is seeking a self-directed and motivated Intern – User Interface Designer in our San Francisco, CA office. The Intern – User Interface Designer’s role is to prototype, design, and build graphic user interfaces (GUIs) for software development, Web forms, and other applications. This includes capturing user requirements through collaboration with business analysts, leading and participating in testing sessions, and coordinating final implementation of the GUI based on feedback. Use of a variety of Web and software development languages is required.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

STRATEGY & PLANNING

• Conceive and model user interface prototypes based on collected user requirements, test cases, and developmental objectives.

• Design high-level flow diagrams and GUI form charts (wireframes) for use in GUI specifications and architectures.

• Collaborate with business analysts, Web designers, and software developers to ensure prototypes can be efficiently implemented.

• Define and develop current GUI style standards, as well as remain knowledgeable about emerging GUI standards and trends.

• Identify, recommend, and prioritize new user interface features and applications in conjunction with end-user requirements or business needs.

• Follow policies and procedures for following GUI standards design and testing in conjunction with stakeholders.

• Plan and implement usability tests throughout development lifecycle and analyze results for resolving GUI-design issues.

ACQUISITION & DEPLOYMENT

• Conduct research into current and emerging technologies and issues in support of GUI development efforts.

OPERATIONAL MANAGEMENT

• Code, install, and debug user interfaces using appropriate tools or editors.

• Work with business analysts, Web designers, and software developers to collect and determine user requirements.

• Present and conduct reviews of user interface designs with project managers, stakeholders, and other involved parties.

• Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with proprietary or internally-developed user interfaces.

• Document design, testing, and requirements-gathering processes and procedures.

UBM Electronics, a UBM plc company Full-time, Paid Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS:

• Excellent written and technical writing skills.

• Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills.

• Highly self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.

• Ability to conduct research into emerging technologies and programming languages.

• Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language.

• Keen attention to detail.

• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

• Very strong customer service orientation.

• Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

• Basic knowledge of GUI prototyping tools, software design, Web development technologies, and protocols

• Proven experience in human-computer interaction and usability analysis.

• Basic understanding of application development methodologies.

• Basic understanding of Internet programming languages, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

• Experience with computer graphic and multimedia design.

• Comprehensive experience with structuring, developing, and implementing software applications and interactive corporate Web sites.

• Experience in gathering and analyzing requirements.

• Good understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.

REQUIRED EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION:

• Ongoing college diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, computer/graphic design, or human-computer interaction.

in the Communications Policy Branch Internship

505 Van Ness Ave.

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/13/11 — 12/13/11

California Public Utilities Commission Description

Our statutory mission is to obtain the lowest possible rate for service consistent with reliable and safe service levels. In fulfilling this goal, DRA also advocates for customer and environmental protections. Our branch of DRA works on telephone service quality and rates. The intern will be working with trained staff to evaluate telephone service outages that harmed hundreds of thousands of customers last winter.

California Public Utilities Commission Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

The intern will assist DRA with the investigation/analysis of NORS network outages. Specific tasks/deliverables are as follow:

(a) Analyze/assess for each carrier using the reliability indices developed for electric utilities. These indices are: System Average Interruption Duration Index (SAIDI), System Average Interruption Frequency Index (SAIFI) and Momentary Average Interruption Frequency (MAIFI) Index used by the CPUC.

(b) Identify any group of customers (e.g., customers in particular counties or service territories) that experience more than one 30 (or more) minute outage per month in a 12-month period.

(c) For each carrier, identify the 10 largest service outage/disruption events and provide details (e.g., total customers affected, number of customers without service at periodic intervals, longest customer interruption, and number of utility staff used to restore service, etc.) associated with each event.

(d) Summarize the results of (a), (b) and (c). Identify trends and issues. Develop recommendations based on findings of the above analysis for improvement in carrier network service quality, performance and reliability.

(e) Prepare a report to present and discuss the analysis, findings and recommendations.

California Public Utilities Commission Full-time, Paid Requirements

Must be actively enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate engineering program, with at least a 2.5 grade average.

in the Communications Policy Branch – Non Engineering Internship

505 Van Ness Ave.

Application Deadline: Closed
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 06/13/11 — 09/13/11

California Public Utilities Commission Description

Our statutory mission is to obtain the lowest possible rate for service consistent with reliable and safe service levels. In fulfilling this goal, DRA also advocates for customer and environmental protections. Our branch of DRA works on protecting utility ratepayers from high rates and poor service. This is a paid internship for undergraduates, the salary is $8.41 – $11.20/hr

California Public Utilities Commission Full-time, Paid Responsibilities

One of the following tasks:

1) This project will involve researching ways for determining the cost of broadband and the cost of installing broadband at various speeds or using different technology.

2) This project will develop a sample of seniors from around the Bay Area to determine how widespread telephone bill cramming is for this particularly vulnerable population by reviewing their communications services bills. It would also serve as a way to educate seniors about abusive practices and help participating seniors get unwanted services off their bills. The data collected by DRA would serve to publicize the problem in the media and before the Commission to get improved controls on these practices.

California Public Utilities Commission Full-time, Paid Requirements

Must be actively enrolled as an undergraduate, with at least a 2.5 grade average. Ideal majors are economics, statistics, public policy, math, urban studies. Intern should have excellent writing and communications skills. The intern should also be proficient in MS Excel. This position will require independent research and analysis, as well as working with other trained staff. We prefer students entering their junior or senior yeas, but others are welcome to apply.

Engineering Internship

433 California, 11th Floor

Application Deadline: Closed

Kixeye Description

Founded in 2049, KIXEYE (formerly Casual Collective) is an independent game developer that has gone back in time to make games that don't suck. Responsible for popular titles like Backyard Monsters, Battle Pirates and Desktop Defender, KIXEYE is the first to deliver proper game play experiences on social networks.  
 
KIXEYE is searching for summer Interns to join their team in San Francisco.  The company was funded by Lightspeed Ventures and Trinity VC and is already wildly profitable.  Our most recent game 'Battle Pirates' is the first real-time asynchronous strategy game on the Facebook platform.  We have millions of daily players, and continue to grow every day.  This is the chance to join a fantastic team and see how games are built from the inside-out.
 
 Internships include…
– Software engineering  (Flash, C++ or PHP)
– Quality Engineering + Quality Analysis
– Community Management / Customer Support
– Marketing analytics

About us:
Located a few blocks from all major public transportation, tons of snacks, coffee and free lunch twice a week, monthly parties, and a whole lotta fun!  Interns who perform well will be considered for full time jobs!

To apply, e-mail a copy of your resume and a short description of why you are interested in us to [email protected]