CodePath Summer Internship for Tech Excellence (SITE) with Workday

CodePath and Workday are excited to launch a hands-on, immersive, 10-week paid summer internship program for rising juniors (sophomores with a 2023 graduation year). Students will gain skills in web development, technical work experience, and connect with industry mentors. Applications are now CLOSED. You can join our waiting list as CodePath will be bringing on additional internship partners in the future or launching new CS courses for underserved college students.

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Program Duration

10 weeks

Skill Level

Intermediate

Program Dates

Jun 7, 2021 - Aug 13, 2021

Application Deadline

March 24, 2021

Location

Online/Virtual

Hours

8 am to 4 pm Pacific Time

Internship Description

CodePath has teamed up with Workday, a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, to offer a paid internship and learning experience for college sophomores about to enter their junior year. The SITE program is a 10-week hands-on program that gives students relevant technical work experience and weekly mentorship from Workday’s software engineering teams. Students will be introduced to full-stack web development, gaining an understanding of database, back-end code, front-end code, testing, design, and deployment. Each day, students will participate in team meetings and workshops, with teaching assistants available for support. During the second half of the program, students will develop a capstone project of their own design.

Interns are expected to participate daily from 8am to 4pm PT. This internship opportunity will take place virtually and is currently only available for students eligible to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.

You Should Apply If...

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You are pursuing computer science, electrical engineering, information security, data science, or similar majors

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You are currently a sophomore and will be a junior next year

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You want an exciting, paid work and learning experience to strengthen your resume

What You Will Learn

Cutting-edge technologies and skills including:

  • MongoDB, Node/Express, React, and Heroku
  • Introductions to platforms and frameworks such as AWS, Kubernetes, GraphQL, and Kafka

You will develop collaboration and other professional competencies:

  • CodePath instructors and teaching assistants
  • A professional mentor at Workday who you will meet with weekly
  • Your peers in the program
  • A near-peer mentor

About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.

Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises use Workday applications.

At Workday, we're committed to building a more equitable world, starting within our own organization. We hire and develop a diverse workforce, cultivate our employee-first culture, shape corporate policies, and invest in underrepresented communities around the world. Because the more diverse and inclusive our teams are, the more we can succeed and thrive in an ever-changing world.

More than just work experience

Everyone belongs at Workday. Click here to learn more about the company's approach to diversity.

Workday is shaking up the world of enterprise software. Learn more about their story and leadership.

Workday is committed to a zero carbon footprint. See how they are taking action against climate change.

Eligibility

  • Students who will complete their sophomore year in Spring 2021 (class of 2023)
  • Pursuing a course of study in CS, or a closely related field (IS, EE, Data Science, etc.)
  • Must have completed a CS 1-type class, i.e. Intro to Programming and have familiarity core programming concepts, such as functions, conditionals, loops, variables, primitive data types, and arrays
  • Preferable: Students who are located in Workday’s key technology hubs, such as the Bay Area, Atlanta, Chicago, or Boulder, CO, or are open to the possibility of relocating after graduation
  • We are also looking for students who exhibit professionalism:
    • On-time completion of application
    • Clear written communication
    • Collaborative attitude
    • Resourcefulness
    • Growth Mindset
  • This opportunity is currently only available for students eligible to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship

Application Process

There are two steps in the application process:
  1. Application
    1. Fill out a questionnaire about your background in computer science, your interest in a career in tech, and general information about you as a person
    2. Students will also be asked to submit a short essay
    3. To complete the application, students must have a free GitHub account
  2. Pre-work
    1. Applicants will be required to complete and submit a pre-work assignment as part of the process. The pre-work is designed to give applicants a taste of the format of the course and assess their readiness. 

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Apply today and jumpstart your tech career

Applications are now closed. You can join our waiting list as CodePath will be bringing on additional internship partners in the future or launching new CS courses for underserved college students.

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