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Remote Computer Science Internships

The skills developed during remote computer science internships are some of the most highly-valued in the workforce today. Interns develop portfolios of work, and forge key connections with experts and entrepreneurs from around the tech world.

Our alumni have interned at leading global organizations including:

The remote internship experience

Computer science roles are some of the most sought-after, flexible jobs available today. Whether at leading financial institutions, highly-funded startups, or top business incubators, professionals with computer science backgrounds are leaders in every industry.

Remote software internships offer the chance to experience the remote work lifestyle that many professionals are familiar with today. Interns work closely with both direct managers and teammates and take on projects that allow them to showcase their technical skills.

Responsibilities at remote computer science internships may include:

-Front and back end web development using Python, HTML, Java, C+, C++, CSS, SQL, Smartsheets

-Quality Assurance Testing to ensure that all bugs are found

-Automating manual processes

-Assisting in project design, management, and execution

The remote internship experience

Explore remote computer science internships

For young professionals seeking to enter the competitive tech world, internship experience and the connections built along the way are key to a successful career.

The opportunities available to young professionals in the tech world are incredibly diverse. In our remote software internships, applicants are placed in top-tier roles across all sectors, in organizations ranging from exciting startups at the forefront of the industry, to long-standing global corporations.

They take on roles in app and website development, database design, and project management, among others, and develop a strong competitive advantage. The flexible nature of remote computer science internships makes them ideal for busy young professionals and students alike. Whether you’ve completed your studies, or are just beginning them, virtual internships offer unique exposure to a wide variety of industries.

Computer science interns also develop personal connections that allow them to move easily within the professional sphere, and provide opportunities for mentorship, letters of reference, and recommendations for future job openings. While thousands of computer science students graduate from university each year, internship experience stands out, and shows potential employers that you are flexible and adaptable, and ready to take on any challenge, whether in the office or online.

Here are just a few example roles our computer science interns have taken on before:

  1. Data Science

    Data science is one of the most challenging and in-demand areas of computer science. Interns in these roles learn about collecting and interpreting data, and using it to propose business solutions. Data scientists frequently coordinate closely with other teams within an organization, and collaborate with key stakeholders on projects.

  2. Machine Learning

    Machine learning is one of the most innovative and exciting areas an intern can learn about. Depending on their level of experience, interns gain experience writing computer code to develop artificial intelligence programs. An increasing number of organizations across industries are turning towards machine learning, and as an intern, you’ll be at the forefront of this fast-growing field.

  3. Software Engineering

    Coding is one of the most useful skills professionals in today’s global marketplace can have. Software engineering interns gain experience developing applications and testing code. They may also take part in debugging efforts, or conduct research on technical issues their team faces.

  4. User Experience

    User experience experts are focused on improving a customer’s experience with a platform or product. Interns in this field may assist in conducting user research and creating mockups and proposals. They gain skills in project management, collaboration, and even web design.

Learn more about our global virtual internship program

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Our remote/virtual program has everything you need to boost your career, including a leading remote internshipworld-class career advancement training and a keynote speaker series featuring global business leaders. Learn more about our global virtual internship program here.

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“I help design the games, think about what's going to go in them and think about how to make them better. At the moment it's really hard to find work, so this internship was a great chance to get started on the professional ladder.“

Alfie Flewitt King's College London

“This remote internship helped me to realize that I want to study computer science and that this is something that I'm passionate about. It's also something that I wouldn't have explored had I not done this internship.“

Sarah Swendseid Gap year student