Valuepon delivers custom discount deals, coupons and free giveaways to consumers while allowing our business merchants to maintain profitable customers. The company is a seed venture; meaning it has not started selling and is still in the process of getting its web site development going. The company is a California private "C" stock corporation and has 5 shareholders and 2 executives who run the company. This position is for a Web Applications Development Programmer. There's no requirement for you to travel and meet with the C.E.O., Scott Sorgent, but it’s highly desired to have someone working with the C.E.O. in the same city or close by. The intern will need an Internet connection and the ability to email and talk with the C.E.O., Scott Sorgent, either through a free Internet-based telephony service like SKYPE, mobile cell or home phone.
One of our notated scripts was developed in Drupal and it needs further customization, so you must be able to program in at least Drupal and make notations on the code. The intern will be provided with web based access to the company's web site hosting account and a few backup and upload areas for files. The timeline for our web applications development programming is 2 months. This position is a non-paid internship. Upon successful completion of the internship, the candidate can receive a letter of recommendation in addition to the possibilities of paid employment and stock ownership with a fast-growing company.
Good communications and ability to work and keep with a regular commitment in your internship. Should have university coursework in the Computer Sciences and experience working on coding or programming for at least one web site. Database development and maintenance would be a plus but not required (optional).