Sports Reference LLC, located in Philadelphia, PA, is searching for summer interns to do computer programming for our popular sports statistics sites: Baseball-Reference.com, Pro-Football-Reference.com, Basketball-Reference.com, Hockey-Reference.com and Sports-Reference.com sites.
A highly qualified candidate will
Sports Reference sites run on a LAMP (Perl) stack, and while experience with Perl is a bonus, it is not a hard requirement.
This isn't a data entry job. You will be producing production code and bringing new features to life on sites that are used by millions of users each month including front office personnel, sports agents, and top sports writers.
These openings are paid internships ($650/week) running from May or June to August or September of 2012, depending on your availability. Sports Reference is a small company with just 4.0 employees that is growing and planning to expand, so your work will be highly visible and have a definite impact.
To apply please send an e-mail to email@example.com (don't worry, we are using our bug db to manage the application process) explaining why you want the job and think you would be a good fit, and attach your resume including at least two references whom we have your permission to contact. Please include links to any website work you've done that might be applicable. PDF, Text, HTML, or Word preferred. Use the same address for questions about the position. We will begin reviewing applications in late January/early February and will continue until positions are filled.
Sports Reference LLC does not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, military service eligibility, veteran status, marital status, disability, membership in any other protected classes, or on the basis of sports franchise preferences.