Learn Platform

You like to solve problems. You believe that successful organizations are data-driven. For you, preparing and analyzing data to tell a story is when you do your best work. You thrive on refining processes and identifying the right amount of process to maximize efficiency to achieve business goals. You are accurate, precise, and detail-oriented. You are looking for an opportunity where you can combine your desire to solve problems, work with people, and continue to develop your data and analytic skills in a way that will make an impact on society. Sound like you? Read on…

An ideal candidate for this long-term internship would be…

Currently enrolled in a local accredited University or College seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree in Data Science, Statistics, Psychology, Computer Science, Business Analytics, or related quantitative fields with practical experience.

Republic Wireless

If you are a current student or recent college grad looking for a “foot-in-the-door” opportunity with a company you can grow with…look no further! We are seeking interns for the 2019-2020 school year to join our software development team. We are interested in students who have at least completed their sophomore year of college within computer science, computer engineering, or a related discipline with experience and knowledge of various programming and database technologies, heavily focused on Java. This paid internship will start at a minimum of 15 hours per week with room to grow into a full time role after graduation.

As an intern with Republic Wireless, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the smartest engineers in the industry on cutting edge technologies including Cloud Computing with Amazon Web Services (AWS), REST APIs, and Java.

Republic Wireless is reinventing the telecom industry right here on Centennial Campus, and now you have the opportunity to learn and grow with us. Take the next step in your career and apply!


Pendo is looking for dynamic, motivated, and self-driven individuals to join our Engineering team this summer as either Front End or Back End Engineering Interns! Are you passionate about data collection/analytics and displaying those data sets beautifully via web development? Or maybe event handling, continuous testing, and performance scaling is more your thing? If either of these challenges interest you, one of these roles is for you! This individual will be a hands on, thoughtful, and strategic player on the team who will play a key role on our engineering team and make real impact for Pendo’s very real customers.

We are looking for a Computer Science major interested in working in a fast-paced, rapidly growing tech environment with a large code base that faces millions of people. In addition to the day-to-day responsibilities this intern will hold, you’ll also be provided mentorship and development via one-on-one time with our CTO, VP of Engineering, Engineering Managers, and the entire engineering and product teams.

Burpee MedSystems

Apply a broad understanding of various equipment set-ups (laser, CNC, microblasting)
Perform operations in a manufacturing and assembly environment
Perform equipment set-up, operation, and inspection in order to accomplish manufacturing functions
Read and understand technical drawings, cGMP documentation and design details
Perform in-process inspection to assure worksmandship

Ascent Bio-Nano Technologies, Inc.

We are recruiting interns for entry level engineer or technician position. This is a paid internship with potential to become full-time employees. Only candidates with the potential and desire to become full-time employees immediately after intern will be considered. The interns will assist a team of R&D engineers and researchers to develop cutting-edge cell separation devices using sound waves. He or she should be:

A good team player with good communication skill, comfortable working in startup environment
A quick learner for new technology, knowledge, and information
A practical problem-solver who could translate problems into solvable engineering projects, develop practical solutions, and deliver on time
A self motivator who has a strong passion to make an impact

The duties may include: fabricate and prepare microfluidic devices for R&D engineers, biologists, and researchers, design mechanical structures and components for prototype assembly, test devices, assemble and troubleshoot fluidic systems, test and calibrate fluidic systems, assist on designing and testing electronic solutions for prototypes etc.

Lead for America

Interns can choose between one of the three following tracks. All three tracks require at least 10-15 hours of time per week.


Lead For America is searching for outstanding public service minded undergraduates to oversee a nationwide public policy case competition, with the aim of assisting local governments across the country. Through the LFA GovChallenge, local governments turn their largest problems into real-world cases which students attempt to address through a presentation day judged by local City Councilors, mayors, and county commissioners. Winning teams are awarded the opportunity to work directly with the government to implement their proposed solutions. GovChallenge Directors will be in charge of managing every aspect of the GovChallenge, from host government outreach and case confirmation to on-campus recruitment to event planning.


-Attend regular meetings with other GovChallenge Directors and LFA’s executive staff
-Identify and recruit potential governments, and communicate regularly with interested governments to design a compelling case to be used in the competition
-Design and execute an outreach strategy to market the case competition on campus and nearby campuses
-Oversee all operations of the GovChallenge case competition


To identify the most talented and high-potential public service leaders in the country, Lead for America will be selecting Outreach Directors to lead boots-on-the-ground recruitment efforts to grow its network. Outreach Directors will recruit for the flagship fellowship program as well as for its newest programs, including the Corps Member mentorship and training program for those working in public service after graduation, public service internship programs for current undergraduates, and the GovChallenge case competition. Outreach Directors will collaborate with the national LFA network to contact outstanding candidates, meet with and cultivate relationships with applicants, and engage with their campus ecosystem at the administrative level to promote LFA’s mission, values, and programs.


-Identify and recruit potential candidates for the LFA fellowship, Corps Membership, and GovChallenge local government case competition
-Expand the name recognition and influence of LFA on campus
-Form connections with student leaders, student groups, college administrators, and faculty to introduce LFA to a wider audience
-Report back to the central LFA organization to provide updates on progress and suggestions for LFA to improve its recruitment strategies


Communications Interns will join a department focused on building Lead for America’s brand and reputation from the ground up. Communications Interns will brainstorm, create, and implement communications and PR strategy, work with the recruitment and partnership teams to align messaging, and develop clear, creative, attractive, and shareable content for the website and social media.


Executive Interns will work directly with a member of Lead for America’s C-Suite or senior staff, providing their manager with strategic support across all aspects of their job. Executive Interns will advise on, assist, and manage daily executive tasks, and will also be invited to attend and participate in executive meetings. Executive Interns will additionally oversee and execute on longer-term projects that can span the spectrum from communications, finance, development, programs, and operations.


We are hiring an MBA business analyst intern or part time to complement our growing team. This position is ideal for a data-driven MBA student looking to get practical experience at a early/growth-stage startup. Your responsibilities will include:

Metrics Reporting
* Weekly revenue, user acquisition, user activity, and other KPIs (continue and improve upon current process)
* Segment/analyze various cohorts of users
* Help improve data reporting and analysis
* Improve Revenue Model
* Incorporate recurring revenue and churn into existing model

* Build/improve our metrics dashboard with live, daily, WoW, MoM, YTD reports

Data-Driven Opportunities
* Analyze user and revenue data to develop new business opportunities
* Work with users to identify product improvements


We are hiring a UX/UI Design intern or part time to complement our growing team. This position is ideal for a Master’s student studying information science, information technology, human-computer interaction, user experience, or user interface design. You will work with a senior designer (remote) and our product team (local and remote) and do work that ships! Your responsibilities will include:

* UX Design
– Understanding and designing the user experience of aspects of our web, desktop and mobile apps.
– Repidly prototyping solutions for feedback and testing.
– Developing low- and high-fidelity interface mockups for implementation.

* User Research
– Conducting user research on product use. Research methods include data analysis, qualitative interviewing, and using remote research tools.
– Analyzing research to understand the best path forward for design challenges.
– Deeply understanding our userbase and contemplating novel solutions for user challenges.

* General Design Work
– Developing art and illustrations for our suite of products.
– Updating and maintaining our style guide.
– Researching and understanding design trends, so we can anticipate new directions for our product.


FilterEasy is looking for a creative and reliable individual to fill Creative Intern position. This is a great opportunity for real-world experience at a downtown Raleigh startup. Hours will be based on the intern’s school requirements in order to receive school credit. We would like for the candidate to be on site for approximately 20 hours per week. Ideal candidates will be Junior going on Senior year students. Intern will be working with members of the creative team and should be able to take direction and quickly shift gears to adjust to the needs of the day. Interns should be flexible, motivated, and collaborative. A good sense of humor is a plus.


This is an internship to learn the basics of sales organizations, in particular, software sales. This role will report directly to the VP of Sales. The role will be supporting and accelerating new sales, renewals and expanding existing customer relationships. This is a great opportunity to learn from and be a part of what makes a successful sales organization. (The position is located in Durham, but the sales teams are global, which provides an exciting opportunity to be involved with international teams and customers.)

Carats & Cake

Carats & Cake believes in empowering wedding businesses by bringing their brands to life through real content and helping them run more efficiently through smart, elegant tools. They are looking for a Social Media Intern who can handle day to day work with the editorial team, source new ideas and identify the best industry practices. Email your resume to jobs@caratsandcake.com with the subject “Social Media Intern”.

GameFlo LLC

Intern would be helping with game design and development based upon her/his preference. We are creating prototypes of games to test out with students locally in the Triangle. Intern would report to Chief Creative Officer.