Summer 2021 Software Engineering Intern

SF, Chicago | Engineering | Full-time | COVID-19 remote


Want to help teach people all over the world how to code? At CodeHS, we’re making it possible for students all over the world to learn skills for the jobs of the future and have fun in the process.

We’re looking for someone who is excited about programming and teaching programming. We want someone who is creative, a good communicator, and excited about problem solving.

CodeHS is a distributed company with employees across 15 states with offices in Chicago, San Francisco, and New York. Pending covid restrictions, the internship will be in-person in Chicago or San Francisco. If that's not possible, the internship will be virtual.


  • Help build CodeHS website: Experience with Python, Django, JavaScript is helpful, but it's about knowing how to program, not knowing a specific language.
  • Interested in helping to build creative computer science curriculum
  • Pursuing a Computer Science or related major. 
  • Priority given to rising seniors


  • Gain valuable experience by contributing code to a live codebase
  • Our interns work on real projects that will be launched to real customers
  • Help educate students all over the country and the world
  • Learn what it's like to work at a startup.


  • Deadline to Apply by 3/26/2021
  • Decisions on interviews and interviews will be throughout April
  • Final internship decisions in May

We've been lucky to have an amazing group of interns over the past few years. Some of our previous summer interns wrote about what it was like to intern at CodeHS, which you can read about here: 

Several of our interns have become full time employees at CodeHS. 

CodeHS is an equal opportunity employer. CodeHS maintains a drug-free workplace.