Hi, we're Oscar. We’re hiring a Software Engineering Intern to join our Engineering team in our New York City office.
Oscar is a technology-driven, consumer-focused health insurance startup founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York City. Our goal is to make health insurance simple, transparent, and human. We need your help to do so.
About this role:
As a member of our 12 week internship program, you will have the unique opportunity to work alongside an exceptional group of technologists while developing hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment. Your growth and success are paramount to us: You’ll have the direct guidance and mentorship of one of our experienced engineers, and will be matched with a team that best suits your interests. We'll make sure that you have a thorough understanding of the different types of problems we’re solving; so that you can work on projects that not only excite you, but drive meaningful, real-world impact.
Oscar engineering builds industry-leading software that aims to transform the healthcare experience. We work on high-impact projects across our front-end, mobile, platform, and data teams; building rich web applications, product backends and services and the infrastructure that supports it all.
Typical Projects Include:
Public-facing full-stack applications which inform our members about available plans and support the user in making the best choices in a complex domain
Interactive care router using React and Google Maps, backed by a healthcare guidance engine based on NLP techniques
Building easy-to-understand interfaces for our internal teams that aggregate and distill complex data sets
Ingestion of health events via a real-time data pipeline, and a timeline to let members view their health history including doctor’s appointments, lab results, prescriptions, etc
Building and improving the software infrastructure we run on: cluster management, service discovery, continuous integration
Android and iOS apps for members to access their health information on the go and track their fitness activity
Who You Are:
Excited to take part in reinventing healthcare
Have experience in a systems language like Java, C++, or Go, and a scripting language like Python or Ruby
Want to work closely with product and design teams