Job Description

Invitation Homes is a fast-paced evolving publicly traded REIT that is pioneering a new industry with over 80,000 single family rental homes and a market capitalization of over $16 billion. As the nation’s premier home leasing company, we are looking for students serious about kickstarting their development career alongside our passionate and collaborative associates. 

The summer internship program is the first step in building a career as a Software Engineer and joining our Technology team.  Our interns deliver innovative solutions to real business challenges and build enduring relationships with their manager and assigned mentor.   

During your internship as a Software Engineer you will join a small, energetic and collaborative team to help implement and expand upon our current product offerings to our residents, as well as our operations, marketing and leasing teams. This is the first step in joining Invitation Home’s agile development team focused on our public website and be a part of building a many key features in JavaScript, HTML/CSS & SQL.   

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand their business goals 

  • Propose solutions that meet the needs of stakeholders 

  • Design and implement features, incorporating feedback from the team 

  • Writing automated tests and working with the quality assurance team for any additional manual testing 

  • Deploying the features and monitoring its impact in production 

  • May perform additional projects upon request 

 

The Summer Experience 

  • 10-weeks of paid risk management experience 

  • Assigned mentor/buddy 

  • Intern Events that include personal and professional development, you will leave with lasting relationships! 

  • Executive leadership exposure 

  • Insights into the many tracks your career can take at Invitation Homes 

Qualifications/Requirements 

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree from a 4-year accredited university in Technology or related field with an expected graduation date between December 2023 and May 2024 

  • High degree of organizational skill and problem-solving ability; specifically, the ability to work as self-starter 

  • Desire to grow professionally and collaborate with others 

  • Ability to prioritize/execute to achieve desired company and project goals with prudence and sense of urgency 

  • Team-oriented - software development is not an individual sport and we are looking for team players 

  • Eager to learn - there will be much that is new, not just learning technologies and techniques but also understanding the needs of our business 

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite products (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint). 

  • Desire to work in Dallas, Texas 

 

Application Instructions

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