Groupon is headquartered in Chicago and operates in major regions globally. We are a local ecommerce marketplace where people discover and save on amazing things to do, see, eat and buy in their neighbourhoodss. We're enabling realtime commerce across local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products and live events. At the same time, we provide merchants with the resources and tools to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward.
Groupon, Ireland is looking for a SEO Web Application Intern to support our Dublin team.
What does the SEO engineering team do?
Well, in short the SEO engineering team is building Groupon’s next generation SEO and landing page optimisation stack.
With a multi datacentre, micro services architecture and by employing a range of technologies from Node.js, Backbone.js to Java, we provide self service page creation, optimisation and A/B experimentation.
We also play a lot of foosball and table tennis, crack some jokes occasionally.
What impact will your work have?
At Groupon we operate on a global scale, so your work will impact millions of customers.
Our continuous delivery process and real time monitoring systems will let you see the results of your work as soon as you are done.
So you’ll never have any doubt that what you’re doing is worthwhile!
What kind of person are you and what experience do you need?
You are aiming for a 2.1 in BS, MS or Ph.D in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
Work as part of highly talented engineering team in enhancing
Good coding chops with great communication and collaboration skills. You share a passion for experimentation and usability and good UI design. You’ve got a passion for usability and good UI design.
2. Software Development Engineer Intern – Affiliates
At Groupon, we are transforming the way merchants and consumers connect with each other around the globe. We are on a mission to be the world’s commerce operating system – increasing consumers’ buying power, while driving more business to merchants through price and discovery. We work in small, independent and collaborative teams to create massively scalable and reliable systems.
We are looking for a Software Development Intern to join our rapidly-growing development hub in Dublin, and work as part of the an agile-based Affiliate Engineering team, supporting our team in building highly-scalable infrastructure to enable huge growth within the global media marketing.
The systems you will support will manage hundreds of millions of advertising dollars. They will be architected to scale, while being accessible to both business managers and technical leaders. They will monitor, analize, and act on tens of millions of events in real-time every day.
What does the Affiliate Marketing engineering team do?
Well, in short the Affiliate engineering team is building Groupons partner advertising platform. We build tools, UIs and APIs to empower our partners to advertise and drive interest in all things Groupon. With a Multi datacentre, Micro services architecture and by employing a range of technologies from Java 8 and Storm to Python and Hadoop we advertise, track usage, attribution and conversion.
We also play a lot of foosball, way too much table tennis and crack some jokes occasionally.
Some of the great things you will be doing
Work as part of highly talented engineering team in enhancing Groupon Media Marketing systems
You will work on Front End UI, Backend APIs, Reporting systems and do some data analysis.
Involvement in different projects & initatives within the team.
What we would like you to ideally have
Strong academic background, aiming toward a 2.1 or above BS in Computer Science or equivalent
Good coding chops with great communication and collaboration skills.
Driven, highly-curious self-starter with a passion for problem solving
Comfortable working with Unix-based operating systems