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Summer Internship

  • Software Engineering Intern
  • Intern
  • Washington DC or NYC
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Job Description

About Affiniti – We are a venture capital platform that’s creating a world of shared prosperity. We build and manage investor communities and investment funds. We use our technology platform to syndicate funds for angels, accelerators and Micro-VC’s and other members of our venture community. We use our expertise to co-manage ventures funds on behalf of corporates, foundations, family offices and other institutions.

Affiniti is supported by the largest online venture capital syndicate for women and minority founders in the US - with over 300 accredited investors in our community within 1 year of operations. By creating a more inclusive community of investors participating in early stage and impact investing, we are facilitating access to capital for under-represented entrepreneurs. We are recruiting a software engineering intern to join us to continue building the largest early stage investing platform syndicating millions of dollars on behalf of investors from underrepresented and underestimated communities. Reporting to the Senior Engineer, the intern will help expand our web application and new mobile app focused on serving financial advisors and their clients.

Roles and responsibilities:

·        Aid in architecture and implementation of a system that transacts in millions of dollars annually

·        Take ownership of several features of our product

Potential Projects:

·        Scope and help build our new mobile app with Typescript and React Native.

·        Upgrading investor portfolios to include cryptocurrency wallet balances and enable the ability to earn small balances for reviewing founder profiles.

·        Work with our Senior engineer and our business team to automate the process of creating venture funds on behalf of financial advisors and their clients

·        Build out our new API, which allows wealth management platforms to integrate with our platform, enabling more users to get exposure to pre-IPO investments, or to get liquidity on their holdings.

·        Completing our integrated system that allow us to manage our outbound email campaigns, advertising spend, and transactional email to help more users convert to transacting customers.

·        Set up a sophisticated security permissions and audit logging system which will let us keep track of all mutations happening on our systems, letting us move quickly without having to be concerned about data leaks or admin mistakes.

Tech Stack:

·        PostgreSQL

·        MySQL

·        PHP

·        GraphQL

·        React

·        Vue.js

·        TypeScript

·        AWS

·        Functional languages (HTML 5, Javascript, CSS)

Location:

·        Washington DC or NYC is preferred, but not required

Personal Attributes and Characteristics:

Ability to work in a dynamic office with diverse coworkers and a highly entrepreneurial culture.


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