Internship: Software Developer (React/Ruby-on-Rails/PHP) at EdTech scale-up

Job description

This is what you are going to do...

Our world is built on education. Drieam helps improving education by making use of digital innovations. We work for big clients such as Fontys, Eindhoven University of Technology, Hogeschool Utrecht and Nyenrode, but also for a large number of smaller commercial training providers. We love user-friendly software that makes our customers and users happy. Within our young and dynamic team you are going to:

  • Join the development of our React & Ruby-on-Rails applications or the Eduframe WordPress plugin (PHP). We will fill in the concrete assignment together, based on your knowledge and interests.

  • The goal is always to deliver production-level code, because you learn the most from it. Of course, you get extensive feedback on your pull requests from our senior developers, to get your code on the right level.

  • Support the launch of our product, EduFrame, worldwide. Our first customers are very enthusiastic. Now the rest of the world!

  • Actively think about product improvements, and participate in the sprint meetings (SCRUM)

Many of our innovations are around the Canvas learning environment. For example, several of our software applications are in the Canvas App store; FeedPulse, Qualtrics integration & StudyCoach. Moreover, we are developing EduFrame, a complete solution for commercial training providers. This consists of the website for the training provider, the course administration system and the online learning environment. All of these environments are fully integrated.


Your profile

You are enthusiastic, ambitious and a real go-getter. Combined with a good set of knowledge, you are aiming to make big steps in your software development skills. In addition:

  • Are you a student at HBO or University level?

  • Do you have experience with developing user-friendly software?

  • Can you can work independently and show your own initiative?

  • Experience with React, Ruby-on-Rails and / or PHP (WordPress Plugin) is a big plus.

What do we offer you?

  • Challenges - Working for a young ambitious company: from start-up to scale-up, are you with us? Creating user-friendly software is essential for our success, so the standards are high. Of course you will be actively supported in this challenge.

  • Best practices - You will work with the best practices in your field: scrum process and sprint meetings, automated testing and code review for deployment processes. You are going to use, GitHub, React, Typescript, RSpec, Cucumber, Heroku, Semaphore, Bugsnag, Docker, AWS and of course Slack.

  • Influence - We make decisions as a team, and you are an important part of it!

  • Freedom - You will have a lot of responsibility and you can flexibly share your working hours. With us, results always comes first!

  • Knowledge - At Drieam you can learn fast and gain a lot of knowledge, partly because your pull requests will always be extensively reviewed.

  • Free lunch together with the team!

  • Fun - We are happy with our fun team where everyone easily feels at home. We have a cool new office at Strijp-S in Eindhoven, including a football table ;-). Outside working hours we like to go out for dinner together, organize fun meetings and team-buildings. Join the team!

About Drieam

We are a young and diverse team with different expertise such as product & project management, UX design, educational sciences and of course software development. At Drieam we have an informal working atmosphere where, in addition to hard work, for example, there is also time for a football table game. The lines are short, and there is minimal hierarchy. We work from the historic Klokgebouw building at Strijp-S in Eindhoven, easily accessible by public transport, car and bicycle.

          We are growing fast. Do you want to grow as well? APPLY NOW!