2019 Summer Intern
Brooklyn, NY 
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Job/Internship Description

A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help all students build a strong foundation in early reading and math. All of our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of every student. Today, Amplify serves more than three million students in all 50 states. For more information, visit .

Learn about the world of Education Technology!!

Amplify is seeking an enthusiastic intern to join our team this summer to help us create and grow our innovative educational products.

Our ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, a love for digital products, and be an eager team player willing to help out and learn. The Summer Intern should also be excited about education and building great products.

Our summer program is a paid internship which runs between six to eight weeks, from mid-June to early/mid-August.


Responsibilities:

  • Meet with Product Managers to learn about our products and services and use that knowledge to lend your creativity to product related projects
  • Empathize with users by learning about students and teachers needs and write customer-facing documentation tailored to those audiences
  • Work with Product Managers and Designers to determine a plan for testing new features
  • Facilitate user testing with students
  • Assist with research
  • Participate in hands-on training

Basic Qualifications:

  • Available for 6 - 8 weeks this summer
  • High School Diploma
  • Knowledge of and interest in education

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written and communication skills
  • Must be comfortable supporting the product team by interacting directly with them and other teammates
  • Ability to think critically about usability and suggest strategic improvements for content organization
  • Diligent work ethic with a desire to expand skill set
  • Eagerness to work in a fast-paced agile startup environment
  • Detail-oriented, proactive and enthusiastic, with an ability to juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines

Amplify is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds.

Amplify Education, Inc. is an E-Verify participant.

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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