Developer Intern


  • Location: Philadelphia, PA (In-office internship)
  • Team: Development

To apply

Send an email to with the following:

  • Subject line Developer Intern
  • Your email should describe why we need you
  • Attach a current resume

About Your Role

The Developer Intern at Tembo will join a development team focused on providing web applications to achieve the ambitious goals of Tembo and its clients. The Developer Intern will work closely with other developers to define, create, and execute development plans for small and large web applications.

What you’ll do

  • Work in a mentorship role with other team members to maintain existing applications, learning the appropriate software development practices, frameworks, and microservices
  • Document and unit test applications
  • Build dynamic templates via templating libraries (handlebars, jinja2, etc)
  • Troubleshoot and fix bugs in existing solutions
  • Interact with other team members including engagement leaders, product owners, and business analysts
  • Respect your coworkers and treat them well
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Who we’re looking for

We value technical and communication skills above years of experience. We encourage all candidates who feel they excel at the qualifications listed to apply.

  • Some experience working with Javascript, HTML, CSS, and at least one server-side language
  • Desire to learn new skills and an interest in a software development career
  • Exemplary communication skills and willingness to engage in new and unfamiliar tasks
  • Interest in working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • Strong attention to detail and a fundamental concern for the accuracy of information, including the ability to organize large amounts of data and track multiple projects simultaneously

** Note: This is a 3-6 month paid part-time position (20 hours/week)