The Science to Lead Markets
Job Opening: Software Engineering Internship and Co-Op
About UsLocated in the heart of Washington DC, Sentrana provides companies with predictive analytics for better sales and marketing decisions. For the past five years, we have brought our capabilities to the foodservice industry generating optimal pricing and marketing recommendations covering tens of thousands of products and hundreds of thousands of customers on a daily basis. Through our enterprise application platform MarketMover®, we help wholesale distributors and suppliers put the terabytes of data sitting in their existing systems to work with advanced analytics and a family of applications that deliver predictive insight at the moment of truth – the instant the sale is being made.
Our application suite helps companies of all sizes accurately predict and optimize the impact of their sales and marketing activities, including pricing, promotion, product mix, and other related activities. The MarketMover software platform gives clients the ability to use our advanced analytics throughout the sales process and at the crucial moment of the sale. Our software as a service (SaaS) model allows our clients to get started quickly supported by our high performance computing infrastructure and allows us to continuously improve our software without costly deployments into clients’ internal IT environment.
Your RoleSentrana is committed to seeking out promising talent from top schools with rigorous Computer Science and Engineering programs. We offer a challenging internship experience for candidates studying Computer Science, Mathematics, or other related disciplines. In addition to strong academic performance, Sentrana is interested in students who:
- Have a passion for software programming, information technology, and are excited to work in a culture of invention and innovation
- Are quantitatively-driven in their thinking with an unrelenting drive to understand the facts surrounding a problem
- Want to experience first-hand the challenges of bringing a commercial software products to market working with a world class team of software engineers, product managers, and quantitative modelers
At the beginning of your work term, you will work with your supervisor to determine goals as to the specific knowledge and skills you hope to gain, details of the projects that you will work on during your time at Sentrana, and how your time at Sentrana can help you achieve your professional goals. We will seek to define a project that can be completed during the term of your internship and will allow you to have a direct, tangible impact on the software products our clients use every day. You will have the opportunity to work not just with other Sentrana software engineers, but also with our quantitative modeling team, and our team of business analysts.
Versatility and flexibility to adapt to new situations are essential. Ideal candidates have a GPA of at least 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. All interns will work in our Washington DC office, and successful candidates may be offered full-time positions to begin after graduation.
We ask that co-op students spend 28 weeks with Sentrana, for one summer and one full semester. We ask that summer interns allow 10-12 weeks for their internship.
- Programming experience in Java, C# or other object oriented programming languages
- Strong analytical skills
- Some coursework in Computer Science and an understanding of object-oriented concepts
Contact UsTo apply, please submit your résumé and cover letter directly to us via email:
(Subject: Software Engineer)