Full Stack Engineering Internship (Winter 2019)

Smartcar, Mountain View, CA

The Connected Car API for Developers

Smartcar is the connected car API for developers. Our objective at Smartcar is simple: we want to make it fast, easy, and secure for developers to build apps that communicate with vehicles. We empower everyone — from startups to Fortune 500 companies — to create innovative experiences for connected vehicles.

At Smartcar, our goal is to make the experience of building applications for cars as effortless as possible. As a Full Stack Engineer Intern, you will work closely with our design and engineering teams to build simple, functional user interfaces for our customers. You will report directly to Smartcar's CTO, Sanketh.

We'd love for you to join us.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage entire sections of our technical stack by taking projects from an idea to production
  • Own and iterate on Smartcar's API platform including our: REST API, Authorization system, Infrastructure, and client SDKs
  • Build secure and scalable web and API backends
  • Collaborate with our engineering, and business team to create new features for our developers
  • Instrumenting metrics for tracking API usage
  • Perform peer code reviews to ensure high standards

Who You Are

  • Experience building web applications or backend systems
  • Willing to be truly full-stack, as you will be making changes as wide reaching as front end components to AWS infrastructure
  • Ability to balance shipping features fast with doing things the right way
  • Have previously worked with databases
  • Experience using modern back end frameworks such as: ExpressJS (Node.js), Ruby on Rails (Ruby), Spring (Java), or Django (Python)


  • Previous work designing and building APIs is a plus
  • Experience using tools such as Docker and AWS
Smartcar is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Smartcar

At Smartcar we're building a platform that makes it easy for developers to build web and mobile apps that communicate with vehicles.


Want to learn more about Smartcar? Visit Smartcar's website.