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Mobile Developer Intern- Spring 2020 - 90259856 - Washington

Date: Oct 16, 2019

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Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
The Intern for the Mobile Development team will work alongside a seasoned IT professional supporting and building eCommerce or enterprise Mobile solutions at Amtrak.  Learn IT best practices by working with a technical mentor.  Some of the areas that the intern will be involved in are - requirements, design, development, testing, deployment, and troubleshooting.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Under the supervision of assigned technical lead, the position will:
  • Hands on software design and development for iOS and Android applications.
  • Work on maintenance or enhancements projects.
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle (Agile) and working with project team.
  • May be part of the team developing large scale responsive web / mobile application using Mobile development framework for various screen/device/digital touch point variations.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be actively pursuing a degree at an accredited educational institution. 
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Must have completed at least 1 year of undergraduate academic study or have sophomore status
  • Must be available to work a minimum of 15 hours per week between the days/hours of Monday – Friday, 8am –   5pm.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Students pursuing a Master of Science in Information Technology or Computer Science degree from an accredited university.
  • Experience / Knowledge of Mobile development using Flutter, Dart, Ionic, JSON, REST, HTML5, CSS.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience / ability to develop design documentations, development, testing, deployment and support artefacts.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

 

COMMUNICATIONS AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
 

Requisition ID:41270
Posting Location(s):District of Columbia; Maryland; Virginia
Job Family/Function:Information Technology 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:None 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.  

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions.   If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

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