Venture Capital Computer Science - Fall Undergrad Intern

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www.ffvc.com
989 Avenues of the Americas
New York, NY
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Paid

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Description

ff Venture Capital (ffvc.com), an early-stage venture capital fund based in midtown Manhattan, is seeking Computer Science/Engineering interns. This is an ideal position for a developer who is interested in learning more about venture capital and entrepreneurship/startups. We are looking primarily for students who can commit to at least a minimum 30 in office hours/week. Your hours are flexible.

Responsibilities

You will have ownership of your own projects and manage these projects from start to finish during the course of your internship.
+ Interact and learn from venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, and others.
+ Interact and connect with great growing startups.
+ Get to know the New York startup community.
+ Class credit (if you have a professor who approves your participation, and/or if you can recycle this work for a class)
+ Significant creative input and flexibility.
+ Very positive references (if merited).

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
+ Work directly underneath our Director of Engineering, help build both internal and external products and tools.

Requirements

+ Comfortable in Python (Django is a plus) or Ruby, Javascript, HTML/CSS.
+ Passion about our vision.
+ Highly motivated self-starter who has a track record of continuous self-improvement, high achievement, and aggressiveness.
+ High attention to detail.
+ GPA over 3.5

COMPENSATION
Paid internship

HOW TO APPLY
Apply through the Resumator only. Save your resume in Microsoft Word format with the name “Last Name-First Name-Year.doc”, e.g., “Ballmer-Steve-2011.doc”. Include with your detailed resume a business writing sample (from work or school).
+ sign of significant success in at least one discipline, no matter what that is, e.g., won a chess championship; captained a varsity sport
We also value:
+ Belief in the Edward Tufte school of communication.
+ Familiarity with startup environment

How To Apply

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