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Remote – CureMint – Product Catalog Internship

Product Catalog Internship

Full time // Durham, NC

About CureMint

CureMint was founded with a purpose to help the lives of all we touch. We are the leading dental procurement software helping dental organizations scale across North America. Founded in 2017, CureMint’s purpose is to bring relief to the dental industry’s extremely fragmented and painful procurement process.

Our core competency is in building delightful technical solutions to make our end users’ jobs easier and more productive. By providing an intuitive ordering experience, increased spend visibility, and holistic office management, CureMint empowers dental organizations to realize streamlined operations and untapped profitability.

What will you be doing?

In this internship you will work directly with our VP of Customer Success and Customer Success Managers to increase customer onboarding velocity in our product. You will take ownership of the formating, importing, and maintaining of our product catalog. The accuracy of the product catalog is the foundation for creating a delightful product experience for our client base. As part of this internship you will get to make product improvement recommendations and to participate in the daily operations of our company, including daily standups, leadership meetings and sprint innovation sessions.

What you bring to the table

  • Eagerness to jump into an early stage B2B SaaS product, understand product development at the ground floor level and drastically improve the onboarding velocity of CureMint’s growing client base
  • Desire to learn the tech stack that helps us build our organization and product including Asana, Hubspot and the CureMint software
  • Attention to the smallest of details while maintaining the overall product and project strategy
  • Strong Google Sheets/Excel skills
  • Enjoy talking about food 🙂

There will be a monthly stipend for this position. There are distributed and in office work options (in our American Underground office). We are especially interested in women and applicants of color.

Why we love it here

  • Industry changing product that is simple, affordable and focused on end-to-end solutions
  • Work with a team that inspires and challenges each other to grow every day
  • Endless growth opportunities

If you are interested, APPLY HERE.

We are 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.

Durham, NC – End Hunger Durham – Community Resource Worker

End Hunger Durham is an education and advocacy organization grounded in alliances with front-line workers and those affected by hunger.

Most people experiencing hunger require help on many fronts before they can stabilize their lives. 17% of Durham’s population lives with food insecurity.

End Hunger Durham provides connections to navigators and assistance for enrollment in programs that can assist them with financial emergencies, housing, healthcare, food, and employment, and more.

We invite you to become a “community resource worker” who learns the array of resources available and how to help people take the next step in their journey to freedom from hunger. We have periodic trainings and engagements.

End Hunger Durham is also looking for volunteers…

with IT skills who can:

  • edit our WordPress website
  • post newsletters on a Mail Chimp platform
  • manage occasional IT tasks such as Survey Monkey, Evite, etc.
  • advise on Excel and Power Point

with social media experience who can:

  • Post on our Facebook page and help build a presence (Will also need to be active with the work.)
  • Develop a Twitter presence for EHD, especially around policy.

with experience in event planning who can

  • help plan and set up forums, dinners and special occasions.

with computer design skills who can

  • create attractive and colorful flyers, brochures, and more

and/or with fundraising experience.

We are accomplishing a great deal with a small paid staff and volunteer force, but like every enterprise, there are expenses.

  • Help write grants, organize fundraisers, and engage donors.

EHD also supports the summer meals program of the Durham Public Schools.

For further details call Betsy Crites at

(919) 381-5969 or email info@endhungerdurham.org

Durham, NC – Venga – Software Engineering Internship

Intro to Venga

Venga (vengaclimb.com) is an early-stage software startup right here in Durham – we help climbing gyms grow. We solve climbing gyms’ membership and retention problems by providing novel technological solutions to increase engagement and build community within these gyms. Our B2B SAAS platform allows gyms to run ongoing competitive adult leagues with minimal time and effort.

Software Engineering Internship

Join Venga this summer to take ownership of a meaningful project that will have a big impact. You’ll get exposed to a large codebase, learn all about front-end app development, databases and the back-end, and become a total Javascript ninja. You’ll be mentored closely by our CEO Varun Singh, who has worked in Software Engineering roles at Google, Facebook, and Venmo. We move quickly, so the exact project is TBD, but we have a wide variety of project ideas and can find one that suits you together. Our team normally works out of American Underground in Downtown, but we are able to support working remotely if necessary at that time! Work schedule
is flexible.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in a Computer Science
    major
  • Experience with JavaScript
  •  Experience using git
  • Independent and resourceful

Bonus

  • Experience with Typescript
  • Familiarity with React Native
  • Knows what a lambda function is, and how closures work
  • Experience working on a shared codebase
  • Like climbing on rocks!

If interested, please submit the aforementioned materials to varun@vengaclimb.com.

Durham, NC – Venga – Design & Marketing Internship

Intro to Venga

Venga (vengaclimb.com) is an early-stage software startup right here in Durham – we help climbing gyms grow. We solve climbing gyms’ membership and retention problems by providing novel technological solutions to increase engagement and build community within these gyms. Our B2B SAAS platform allows gyms to run ongoing adult leagues with minimal time and effort.

Design & Marketing Internship

Join Venga this summer to get your feet wet designing for a tech startup. For this internship you’ll be learning the ins and outs of designing in a fast paced environment, how to make lean decisions based on research and feedback, and some tools for what it takes to be an entrepreneur. You’ll be mentored closely by our COO Court Skabelund, who has a masters in design from RISD and experience in UX at fitness tech startups. Our team normally works out of American Underground in downtown, but we are able to support working remotely if necessary at that time! Work schedule is flexible.

Role & Responsibilities

The tentative goal of the internship will be to launch and manage a marketing campaign. This will include assets for social media, email, and web as well as delivering reports based on engagement. An ideal candidate will take ownership of this project and create engaging content to help promote the Venga brand, and can have a big impact on our operations this summer.

Portfolio & Resume

Please submit your portfolio along with your resume. If a portfolio isn’t available, please submit work or project samples.

Experience
● Design thinking
● Marketing and Social Media
● Independent and resourceful
● Sketch / Figma (preferred)
● Adobe Suite (preferred)
● Those who like rocks! (Not required)

If interested, please submit the aforementioned materials to varun@vengaclimb.com.

Duke University, NC – Muser – Research Opportunity

The spring round for fall projects is officially open!

If mentors would like to offer a paid research position from a grant or departmental/university funding, mentors should contact their department’s financial office to coordinate out of state or international pay procedures for students working off campus who do not live in North Carolina.  Mentors should also work with their financial office to ensure that they understand current hiring procedures for undergraduates per their local requirements.

Duke University Undergraduate Research Support Office’s website for information about their COVID-19 URS Assistantship Grants: https://undergraduateresearch.duke.edu/

Timeline for Summer Round (for summer 2020 positions)

For Research Mentors

  • Wednesday, April 15 at 8:00am – First day to post projects
  • Thursday, April 23 at 11:59pm – Last day to post projects
  • Saturday, May 2 at 8:00am – First day to accept applications
  • Wednesday, May 13 at 11:59pm – Last day to accept applications

For Students

  • Friday, April 24 at 8:00am – First day to apply for projects
  • Friday, May 1 at 11:59pm – Last day to apply for projects

Durham, NC – Momentum – Coding Bootcamp

Intro to Momentum

Momentum is a coding bootcamp located in Durham, North Carolina. We are the launch pad for your tech career journey, whether you’re just starting out or already work as a developer. We collaboratively provide relevant skills training focused on the needs of the technology industry and the modern workplace. Our full-time Software Engineering Immersive course is designed to teach you the skills you need to work as a professional web developer.

Marketing Intern

Join Momentum’s marketing team for a challenging and rewarding marketing internship! In this role, you’ll work collaboratively with the marketing team to help in the development of the Momentum brand through a variety of channels, leveraging copy-writing and tech/engineering skills. Here you’ll work with the industry’s best to evolve the coding bootcamp industry and discover the impact of technology and learning how to code.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Develop creative website, blog, and social content, leveraging copy-writing skills, social media experience, and understanding of coding and technology
  • Assist in developing creative solutions for the brand website, present to internal teams and implement updates leveraging coding/technology skills
  • Explore, evaluate and present emerging marketing, technology and coding bootcamp tools and trends and recommend actions to maximize opportunities for Momentum
  • Work closely with the Marketing Specialist, internal teams and vendors to strategize for a premier event at a major tech industry conference to support brand awareness goals
  • Responsible for tracking performance metrics, organizing data, and implementing optimization plans to ensure weekly goals are met

If interested, please contact: Sieda@momentumlearn.com

Durham, NC – Duke University – Arts Administration Fellow

Job Description

Arts Administration Fellow for Duke Arts (Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts)

Occupational Summary

This arts administration fellow will provide a variety of program and communications support for Duke Arts and Rubenstein Arts Center initiatives, with a focus on supporting planning for DEMAN (Duke Entertainment, Media & Arts Network) events and recurring Ruby programs (such as Ruby Fridays, Ruby Recharge, arts projects) as needed. The Arts Administration Fellow will also support marketing and communications for DEMAN-related events, and also assist the Arts Communications Specialist and Arts Communications Director with managing the Creative Arts Student Teams, a cohort of roughly 8 undergraduates who support Duke Arts during the academic year. The position is part of a small, collaborative team and reports to the Senior Director for Arts Engagement and Partnerships. This position is limited to recent Duke graduates and may be renewed for one additional year. General office duties will also be required.

Work Performed

DEMAN Programs Support

  • Support the annual DEMAN Weekend by helping to coordinate alumni sessions, alumni, student and faculty/staff outreach and other logistics
  • Assist in facilitating DEMAN & Donuts and Guac & Talks evening meet-ups for students and creative professionals, including booking guests and locations, as well as coordinating other event details
  • Assist in StudioDuke programming, student outreach, and event management
  • Assist the Senior Director of Arts Engagement with Duke Arts outreach programming across campus, including Artstigators, Media-ville, Mural Durham and more
  • Assist in managing travel for DEMAN Weekend alumni speakers
  • Assist in updating and managing the DEMAN Lounge and DEMAN Weekend webpages on arts.duke.edu
  • Assist in scheduling monthly “Team DEMAN” meetings and coordination of mini-teams in the months leading up to the annual DEMAN Arts & Media Weekend (typically the first weekend in November)
  • Assist in curricular and co-curricular outreach with DEMAN partners throughout the year,  including designing and sending targeted emails
  • Assist in student ambassador outreach and marketing of DEMAN with student organizations, while coordinating with the Creative Arts Student Teams (CASTs) to provide additional support

Duke Arts Communications Support

  • Working with the Arts Communications Specialist and Creative Arts Student Team members (CASTs), post social media updates and assist with managing the social calendar for all Duke Arts channels
  • Under the direction of the Arts Communications Director, execute marketing strategies in support of DEMAN and Ruby programs, in collaboration with the Arts Communications Specialist and CAST members
  • Assist with DEMAN program-related updates on artscenter.duke.edu and arts.duke.edu.

Rubenstein Arts Center Programs Support

  • Occasionally update on-site promotional material as needed, including digital flyers, print materials, and A-frame sign inserts
  • Assist with room set up, taking attendance, and email sign up at weekly Ruby Fridays and Ruby Recharge events
  • Provide miscellaneous logistics support for visiting artists at the Rubenstein Arts Center as needed 

Required Qualifications

Education and training: Candidates must have received a bachelor’s degree from Duke University within the past three years. Major field is open, but demonstrated interest in the arts, public programs or community engagement is preferred.

Experience: Evidence of experience in event management or leadership in student organizations. Experience in the arts and working in an office environment with competing priorities preferred.

Required Skills: Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; excellent oral and written communication skills; social media expertise. Ability to excel as an independent and flexible worker who easily adapts to evolving needs. Diplomatic interpersonal skills appropriate to working with undergraduate students, faculty, administrators, parents, alumni and visiting artists. Experience with WordPress and Squarespace to assist with program- and event-related website updates is preferred. Experience with design platforms such as the Adobe Suite is preferred.

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Work requires communications, analytical and organizational skills generally acquired through completion of a bachelor’s degree program.

Experience

None required beyond education (or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience).

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

 

Raleigh – Diveplane – Full Stack Developer

Work with our talented team, on cutting edge technology enabling ground breaking machine learning products.

We want someone with enthusiasm, a sense of humor who can thrive in a fast-paced startup environment. I note that we can be flexible about requirements/qualifications – and nobody should be put off by i.e. minimum years experience, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Develop web/cloud services to help enable our core technology.
  • Participate in the overall system design with team members.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 Years of experience in web development.
  • Strong python skills – focused on web technologies (Flask, Django, etc)
  • Experience with front-end web development, Javascript, applicable frameworks (Vue is ideal)
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases –
  • Familiar with version control such as git
  • BS in computer science or equivalent work experience

Desired Attributes

  • Enthusiastic to learn new skills as the need arises.
  • Intellectually curious
  • Knowledge of algorithms and computer science fundamentals
  • Basic knowledge of data science or visualization
  • Some knowledge of web authentication protocols (Oauth2, OpenID connect, SAML)
  • Experience and understanding of cloud native applications & the principles of 12 factor apps.
  • Experience with MVC frameworks, microservices and REST
  • Familiar with working with container technologies like, Docker and Kubernetes

Apply here and please email dmglennie@diveplane.com for more info about the role.

Raleigh – Diveplane – Data Scientist

Diveplane is looking for talented data scientists to transform a variety of client data sets into actionable, interpretable decision models. We are especially excited about candidates interested in interfacing directly with customers and contributing to Diveplane’s machine learning and artificial intelligence technology. If you are a multi-faceted Data Scientist this might be the perfect role for you! I note that we can be flexible about requirements/qualifications – and nobody should be put off by i.e. minimum years experience, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Help customers translate their data and problems in ways that our ML system can best solve them
  • Create requirements and select algorithms for tools that customers can use themselves in conjunction with our ML system
  • Characterize aspects of our ML system and recommend ways it can be improved
  • Identify a new customer’s problems and data sets where we can deliver the most value
  • Transform and process the data sets to maximize accuracy, performance, and ML transparency
  • Communicate results to customers and make recommendations for future work

Qualifications

  • Experience applying machine learning and advanced statistics techniques to solve problems
  • Experience with all aspects of feature engineering, including interviewing subject matter experts, feature transformation, feature evaluation, and feature selection
  • Good writing and communication skills
  • Proficiency with a productive data science language such as Python, R, Scala, etc.
  • Approachable, friendly demeanor
  • Ability and willingness to accept criticism, give criticism, and justify reasoning on either end of an argument

We’re REALLY excited if you…

  • Love to explain machine learning to non-experts
  • Enjoy writing beautiful, reusable code
  • Would be excited to visit and onboard clients

You might find yourself contributing to our platform if you…

  • Read and prototype machine learning research for fun
  • Have a breadth of knowledge in machine learning, mathematics, computer science, and statistics
  • Read graduate level mathematics books by the pool

Apply here and please email dmglennie@diveplane.com for more info about the role.

Durham, NC – Helium – Sports Marketing Intern

Sports Marketing Intern

Helium Agency

We are looking for an enthusiastic intern to join our sports marketing agency and provide creative assistance with marketing and content creation projects, both for us and our clients. Helium Agency is based in Durham, N.C., and works with media outlets including Prep Baseball Report and D1 Baseball, as well as brands like Dick’s Sporting Goods, Mizuno and Wilson.

You will work with our Director of Digital Operations and the rest of our team in preparing and curating digital marketing content for our clients. Your contribution will help develop, expand and maintain email and social media channels for us and our partners. You will gain skills and experience in digital marketing and content creation, and learn about digital media, sales and marketing strategies. You’ll get experience in writing and editing, creating effective social media and web content, and optimizing and organizing it.

The position is available immediately, and runs through the end of the year. In a perfect world the person in this position would work in our Durham, N.C., office, but we will also consider candidates who would work remotely.

Responsibilities (These touch on some of the key needs but should not be considered all-encompassing)
● Create social media and website graphics
○ Finding images online
○ Editing images
○ Using images to create graphics, or creating standalone graphics
● Edit and create audio and video content
○ Taking podcast audio and turning it into short video clips
○ Clipping together short videos for use on social media or other
outlets
● Create, edit and organize web content
○ Internal linking
○ Image editing
○ Basic SEO optimization
● Support the Director of Digital Operations in daily administrative tasks

Requirements
● Strong desire to learn along with professional drive
● Excellent verbal and written communication skills
● Experience with social media platforms beyond simply posting
● Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier, Spark preferred
● Experience with WordPress is a plus
● Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) principles is a plus

Hours: Part time, estimated 15-20 hours per week

Compensation: Hourly payment and/or university credit (if applicable)

Interested? Email a cover letter and resume to chris@helium-agency.com

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