2021 Software Engineer, Summer Internship (Remote)

Atlanta, GA

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Posted 1 month ago

About Opendoor: Are you intrigued by the thought of disrupting a trillion dollar industry through technology? At Opendoor, we’re on a mission to make it simple to buy and sell homes. The traditional process is broken, with an average home taking over 90 days to sell and costing thousands of dollars. We empower everyone with the freedom to move by making buying and selling a home stress-free and instant. We’ve built an exceptional team, seen strong growth, served over 80,000 customers (with an annual run rate of $5 billion), and raised $1.3 billion in funding. With Covid-19, the world is changing, and real estate is no exception. The coming years present a tremendous opportunity for innovation as we explore new frontiers and scale nationwide.
We’re seeking exceptional Software Engineering Interns to join us as we define, prototype, and build web services and products for our customers and for our team. Every engineer at Opendoor has an outsized impact, and you'll lead the development of projects that define the future of the company.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Build services from scratch, as well as develop existing applications
  • Work with other team members in making intelligent and pragmatic technical trade-offs
  • Design and implement user-facing products and internal workflow tools
  • Learning to apply deep understanding of web technologies to reason about engineering / design tradeoffs
  • Become a domain expert in real estate

We’re looking for teammates who have OR are excited to learn about:

  • Understanding of front end technologies, HTTP, web services, databases and how they all fit together
  • Proficient in one of the following: Javascript, Ruby, Go or Python
  • A sense of ownership for everything you ship
  • Focus on rapid delivery without sacrificing technical excellence
  • Care for modular, performant and testable code


  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math or related technical field, graduating between December 2021 and August 2022
  • A passion for learning new technologies and different ways to solve problems
  • You love delighting customers with honest, transparent products and experiences
Want to learn more about the work we are doing ? Check out our blog:https://medium.com/opendoor-labs
More About UsWant to learn more about us and how we are revolutionizing the home buying and selling process? Learn more about us on our website, check out our profile on The Muse to learn more about our culture from our team members, or read our blog posts to hear about the work we are doing.
We Offer the Following Benefits and Perks:- Full medical, dental, and vision with optional 70% coverage for dependents- Flexible vacation policy- Commuter Benefit stipend- Generous parental leave- Paid time off to volunteerPlease note that these benefits and perks are available only to Full Time team members and do not apply to contract roles.
Opendoor values OpennessOur team celebrates our diverse backgrounds. We believe that being open about who we are and what we do allows us to be better. Individuals seeking employment at Opendoor are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status under all applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.
Job tags: Blog posts JavaScript Python Ruby Web technologies
Job region(s): North America