iOS Technical Intern

The Mission

C4Q is a non-profit that is building an inclusive tech community in NYC and increasing economic mobility through technology. We believe that people from all backgrounds—across gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic background—should have the opportunity to learn to code, gain jobs in tech, and create companies of the future. 

C4Q’s Access Code program produces high quality mobile developers through an intensive 9-month curriculum developed and taught by industry experts. Our graduates are being hired at leading tech companies such as Pinterest, OKCupid, NBCUniversal, Jet, and many others. Access Code class demographics are reflective of the NYC tech community we aim to build, with 50% women, 60% black or Hispanic, and 50% immigrants.

 

The Position

Location: Long Island City, NY
Department: Tech Education (Access Code)
Type: Part time
Min. Experience: Passion for iOS Development, Interest in Education
Compensation: School credit or unpaid

We are looking for dedicated and able candidates that are pursuing careers in web development or computer science and have a passion for technology. You will gain firsthand experience in working with tech startups and established companies, completing web development projects for real world organizations and community groups, project management, and web design.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Participating in the day-to-day instruction and management of the classroom

  • Working with volunteers to facilitate office hours and teaching assistance during class

  • Designing, creating, and grading programming assignments and assessments

  • Supporting career training for both technical and non-technical instruction

 

The Ideal Candidate

You are a passionate, resourceful individual who is compelled by impactful work. As part of a small but growing team, you will be expected to think across many disciplines and be open to both collaboration and critique. You should be organized, and self-motivated. For this position, a background in software development or technology is necessary, as is an interest in education.

 

Candidates must have:

  • Proficiency in Objective-C or Swift

  • Knowledge of Git/GitHub

  • Solid organizational skills; prioritization and multi-tasking

  • Care for students and about education

 

Pluses:

  • Knowledge of tech industry in Queens

  • Experience working with a nonprofit

 

Who We Are

C4Q fosters the Queens tech ecosystem to increase economic opportunity and to transform the world's most diverse community into a leading hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. We are a 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit that aims to create a tech community that is reflective of our society, with individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences.

 

Interested?