Software Engineering Intern

  • Sighten
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Apr 21, 2020

Job Description

Sighten is a San Francisco start-up driving greater adoption of renewable energy by connecting investors to clean energy projects through an integrated, cloud-based software platform. The platform's solar system design, pricing, asset management and analytics features are gaining traction in the rapidly expanding residential solar market - driving Sighten's growth and creating a pipeline of challenging and exciting coding projects. The Sighten software stack includes core solar production and asset pricing algorithms written in C++ and Python, a full Django web platform with an integrated REST Web Service API, and a robust client application built on the AngularJS JavaScript framework.
Position:Software Engineer interns will tackle mission-critical coding projects essential to the growth of the company, and well aligned with their own strengths, interests, and professional/educational goals.


  • A positive, "can-do" attitude 
  • Team player who loves to code and collaborate
  • Interested in working at a start-up and quickly taking on responsibility
  • Experience with Python or JavaScript
  • Excited about renewable energy growth


  • Relational database experience
  • Web development experience with MVC framework (preferably Django)
  • Front-end development experience (JavaScript/HTML/CSS)
  • Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks (Angular, Ember, etc.)
Perks:- Potential for full-time employment offer at end of internship- An incredible learning experience!- Company events: Sporting events, outdoor excursions, etc.- Central downtown San Francisco location- Company food and happy hours- Casual and friendly work environment

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