Software Engineer Internships - Fall 2017

Axiom Zen HQ (Vancouver)

Axiom Zen is a venture design studio. We collaborate with Fortune 500 partners to turn ideas into companies. Our speciality is leveraging the latest in emerging technology to create high growth businesses and delightful experiences for millions of users. Our best practices-driven engineering team is committed to continuous deployment, continuous integration, automated testing, and more.

Among others our recent works leverage Golang, Swift, Objective-C, Java, Python, and Lisp. We also work with technologies such as React.js, Angular.js, Webpack, and Sass, as well as vanilla CSS and JavaScript.

If you're talented, driven, and have amazing back-end development chops, Axiom Zen is the place for you to take your career to the next level. We are looking for startup-minded developers to join our growing team in Vancouver, Canada.


As the ideal Axiom, you:

  • Code for fun and are a true geek at heart. You’ve got cool projects to show us!
  • Have a strong grasp of CS fundamentals, algorithms, data structures, and design patterns.
  • Have familiarity with agile software development methodologies, including automated testing, pair-programming, continuous integration, and continuous delivery.
  • Have interest or knowledge of UX and UI design principles.
  • Keep yourself up-to-date with the latest technologies and get excited about pushing the boundaries of what's possible on the web, mobile, and other emerging platforms.
  • Have the fire and hunger for continuous improvement and learning.
  • Close to completing a BS/MS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or have equivalent experience.


You stand out because you have some of the following:

  • Awesome, demo-able apps (especially those built with JavaScript, Swift, or Golang).
  • Familiarity and comfort with Git and GitHub, and have created or contributed to open source projects.
  • Mobile / iOS interest or experience.
  • Experience with JavaScript or Golang.
  • REST API familiarity / expertise.
  • Have interest or expertise in big data, machine learning, natural language processing (NLP), data mining, voice recognition or other artificial intelligence.
  • Passion for performance optimization.
  • Prior experience with top-tier Silicon Valley companies and startups.


Why get excited? We have:

  • Really smart people: Our engineering team thrives on solving user problems with the latest tools and techniques (some of which we’ve built ourselves!). Axioms hail from startups and tech leaders like Google, Apple, Baidu, EA, and Microsoft.
  • Cutting-edge technology: We use state-of-the-art machine learning techniques to build our own semantic analysis technology that helped the Timeline team put news in context.
  • World-class designers: Our designers built Aeronaut, featured by Apple in 35 countries, and honoree winner for best visual design in the 2017 Webby Awards. They understand technical limitations and constraints, bringing you what you need to ship amazing products.


The icing on the cake

We want Axioms to be happy and thriving. We offer a competitive salary, unlimited vacation, holistic initiatives, active speakers budget… and more!

Are you axiomatic?

If you think we'll work well together, we want to hear from you!

Apply via the form below and introduce yourself! Please include any information that will help us get to know you better such as links to GitHub or recent side projects and don’t forget your availability. Include details (50 words or less) on the most impressive thing you have built or achieved!

At last count Axioms have lived in 31 countries, and speak 16 languages! We are Axiom Zen, and we don’t discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Zen Den Vancouver

980 Howe St #350
Vancouver, BC V6Z 0C8

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