About Gap Inc.
Our past is full of iconic moments — but our future is going to spark many more. Our brands — Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, INTERMIX and Hill City — have dressed people from all walks of life and all kinds of families, all over the world, for every occasion for more than 50 years.
But we’re more than the clothes that we make. We know that business can and should be a force for good, and it’s why we work hard to make product that makes people feel good, inside and out. It’s why we’re committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, come grow with us.
About the role
Gap Inc. Technology is looking for exceptional talent with freshideas, cutting-edge skills, and a passion for technology. We’re not youraverage IT shop, and this isn’t your average internship. In your 10 weeks withGap Inc, you’ll have a voice in the room, bepushed to take risks, and play a critical role in innovative projects that aretransforming retail technology. Ready to get started?
What’s In It for You?
As a Gap Inc. Intern, you will get to meet our senior executivesand leaders in technology and digital. You will work on individual projects aswell as a challenging group project that you will present to senior managementat the end of the summer. You will learn that we work hard, but we play hardtoo. We invite you to participate in events, such as a San Francisco Giantsgame, bowling nights, ping pong social clubs, happy hours, art galleries,interactive museums, and volunteering in the community.
Here’s what you will do all summer!
We are expanding our retail operations globally and delivering asoftware platform that can quickly be adapted to different countryrequirements. Learn each facet of the SDLC (Software Development LifeCycle)using Agile Methodology/Delivery and rotate into each role on the team.
-Participate in an Agile work environment, pair with Senior Developersand QA Engineers to produce and deliver code and/or test cases using Agilepractices
-Join in bi-weekly showcases, daily standup meetings, and bi-weeklyretrospectives
-Use TDD (test driven development) practices with other Engineers, and ProductManagers
-Learn hands-on use of development tools including Eclipse IDE and/or XCode
-Gain exposure to Continuous Integration and tools like Jenkins, Ruby, RSpec,Watir, Cucumber, SQL and NoSQL is a plus
-Create automated test cases in partnership with Developers and ProductManagers
-Develop expertise in open-source automation and testing tools including Ruby,RSpec, Watir, Cucumber, Appium, SQL and NoSQL to automate effective tests of UIand server-side components
-Learn creating repeatable, maintainable, automated test suites
Who you are
-Undergraduate or graduate student with one year or less left tograduate in Management Information Systems, Information Systems, InformationTechnology, Integrated Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering orrelated degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above - accepting stuents that graduate in December 2021 and Spring 2020.
-Exposure to Object Oriented principles (Analysis and Design)
-Some experience and/or a strong desire to learn one or more of the following(it is understood that a candidate intern’s experience might vary widely froman academic, hobbyist, personal or professional projects):
-Java technologies, including Servlets, Struts/Tiles, JSP, JDBC, JMS, Spring,etc.
-Relational database concepts and data access (JDBC/DAO/SQL)
-Test automation tools (open source tools/language Ruby, Rails, Watir orequivalent is a plus) preferred
-Defect management systems
-A desire to evolve excellent problem solving skills; meticulous &methodical
Benefits at Gap Inc.
- Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta for all employees.
- One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
- Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
- Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
- Employee stock purchase plan.*
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
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*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we’ve been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row.