Requisition ID R13191 · Begins 5/1/2024

Software Developer Intern( Paratext)
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We are seeking Software Developer Interns for our Paratext team. A Software Developer Intern is responsible for assisting the Software Developers with the design implementation and shadowing their duties to understand the processes more efficiently. Software Developer Interns use their classroom knowledge on practical applications, suggesting recommendations on how to make the project successful. They also respond to clients' inquiries and concerns, attend meetings, and help with maintaining complex systems and networks. A Software Developer Intern must have excellent communication skills, as well as strong attention to detail and the ability to learn fast.

Job Description

Desired Skills

Agile Development, C#, React, .Net development, XML/HTML/CSS


Major Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Software Developer(s) to design, develop, and deploy software applications, new features, and defect fixes as assigned
  • Participate as an integral and enthusiastic part of the team

Minor Responsibilities

  • Analyze software requirements by working with the Software Developer(s)
  • Write technical reference documentation for the new software
  • Participate in regular project status and planning meetings

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • A servant heart attitude
  • Demonstrated skills in software development and algorithms
  • Demonstrated passion for programming and solving complex problems
  • Good interpersonal skills of communication
  • Good organizational skills
  • The ability to quickly analyze and learn a large existing codebase
  • The ability to make decisions in a timely manner
  • The ability to generate multiple solutions to the problem
  • The ability to quickly pick up technical concepts
  • The ability to work both with a team and independently, and to multitask effectively

Education and Experience:

Software Developer Interns should have experience in software development and a good understanding of the software development lifecycle. Pursuing a degree in computer science or equivalent work experience is preferred, but we care more for a heart and mind that are always learning.

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Software Developer Intern( Paratext)
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About SIL

Dallas, TX - Founded in 1934

SIL is a global, faith-based nonprofit that works with local communities around the world to develop language solutions that expand possibilities for a better life.

Our faith inspires and informs our commitment to expand possibilities for people to thrive. We believe all people are created by God and given language as a means for flourishing. Through language, we understand who we are, experience relationships and explore life’s most important questions.