Software Development Intern

Symplicity, Arlington, VA

Helping institutions connect students to people, knowledge, and opportunities.

We’re seeking an Intern to join a team of product specialists, developers and designers in building industry-leading web applications. Our team is building the world’s leading campus recruiting software. Deployed at hundreds of colleges and universities, our software has helped connect more than 26 million students to their dream career.  This is a 3-month paid internship opportunity.


  • This position requires a strong commitment to User Experience expressed through the expert use of HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript (ES6), PHP (7), iOS and Android.
  • You’ll leverage libraries and toolsets such as jQuery, SASS, Grunt, Bower, and Webpack to build scalable enterprise applications. 
  • You’ll work daily with team members to guide the trajectory of our products by defining user interface requirements and writing high-quality and testable code based on well-documented UI style guides.  
  • You’ll also contribute to our body of coding standards and best practices. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree (U.S. or Foreign Equivalent) in Digital Media, Computer Science, Information Technology, or an Engineering related field. 
  • Academic or hands on experience in Web or UI development. 
  • Demonstrated applied skill in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and PHP. 
  • Knowledge of AngularJS and version control (SVN or GIT).

About Symplicity

Symplicity is the market leader in employability solutions. We help companies find talent, we help Higher Ed bridge the skills gap and we help recent college graduates launch their careers. Used by over 30 million students worldwide, our comprehensive suite of products touches the full life cycle of a student. From admission to alumni engagement, Symplicity’s products cover career services, advising, student conduct, campus life as well as housing & residence life. Symplicity is proud to be an equal and diverse Employer. EEO/AAP/M/F/Disabled/Veteran. Please note: employment with Symplicity contingent on successful completion of background check.

About Symplicity

We Are Symplicity We’re committed to empowering our clients with innovative, easy-to-use solutions that enable them to streamline processes, improve outcomes, and cultivate positive relationships with their students, customers, and communities.


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