Refinery29 is hiring an

Engineering Intern

New York, United States

Company Description

Refinery29, the largest independent fashion and style website in the United States, delivers nonstop inspiration for smart, stylish and creative women everywhere. For three years running, Refinery29 has been featured in Inc. Magazine’s Top 500 fastest growing companies, and in 2013 it was rated the #1 fastest growing media company in the US.  In 2014, Refinery29 was chosen as one of Fast Company’s World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Style, and won three Webby Awards including Best in Fashion & Beauty.

Job Description

Refinery29’s Product & Engineering team is a critical and fast-growing part of the business. As we’ve grown, so have the platforms and services that we support-- including two websites, a proprietary publishing platform, a mobile website, a native iOS app, and various distribution channels (such as Apple News, Facebook Instant Articles and Google AMP). As the technology leaders at a media-first company, we not only create new features for our users and iterate smartly on our existing ones, but we also have a responsibility to support other parts of the business in tandem. Everything we do is measured against a high standard of quality to ensure a first-class experience for our users and preserve the integrity of our brand.

As a software development intern, you will have the opportunity to be mentored by one our seasoned engineers in making an impact delivering solutions across our Growth, Monetization and content Creation strategies.  You will get a chance to ship code on our tech stack that includes modern PHP, MySQL, Redis, ReactJS, and Node.  You will also collaborate with other parts of our Product and Engineering organization including QA, DevOps, product managers and product designers.


  • Working towards a Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, or PhD in Computer Science
  •  Exploring the creation of products or solutions outside of school work
  •  Familiarity with RESTful API design principles

Duration: Year long
Hours: Part Time