Python Development Intern
Schrödinger, a leader in the field of computational biochemistry, is seeking an intern to write and maintain Python application and GUI code across many of our scientific products.
The ideal candidate will have a strong grasp of software development fundamentals, along with some coursework or lab experience in Chemistry, Biology, or Physics.
Previous experience in professional software development is not required, but an interest in adopting best engineering practices is.
A successful candidate will:
- work well in a collaborative environment
- be eager to adopt good software engineering practices and methodologies
- be able to write clear, highly organized, and maintainable code
Required qualifications include:
- familiarity with scientific language and concepts
- excellent written and verbal communication skills
- object-oriented programming in any language
- Python development experience
Desirable qualifications include:
- GUI development experience
- familiarity with chemistry and/or biochemistry concepts
Pay and perks:
Schrödinger understands it's people that make a company great. We have catered meals in the office every day and a company culture that is relaxed but engaged. Our Administrative and Human Resources departments also plan a myriad of fun and informative intern events. New York is home to our largest office, but we have teams all over the world. Schrödinger is honored to have been selected as one of Crain's New York Best Places to Work in 2018 and 2019.
Sound exciting? Apply today and join us!
As an equal opportunity employer, Schrödinger hires outstanding individuals into every position in the company. People who work with us have a high degree of engagement, a commitment to working effectively in teams, and a passion for the company's mission. We place the highest value on creating a safe environment where our employees can grow and contribute, and refuse to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious belief, sex, age, disability, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, partnership status, caregiver status, sexual and reproductive health decisions, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. To us, "diversity" isn't just a buzzword, but an important element of our core principles and key business practices. We believe that diverse companies innovate better and think more creatively than homogenous ones because they take into account a wide range of viewpoints. For us, greater diversity doesn't mean better headlines or public images - it means increased adaptability and profitability.