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International Development Summer 2018 Internships and Full-Time Job on Handshake

Tetra Tech IDS (https://tetratechintdev.comis now accepting applications for internships at their Burlington, VT and Arlington, VA offices for summer 2018. They will offer a total of 4 internships and interns will learn from and work with their technical programs team or operational team professionals.  Application deadlines are approaching fast and all internships will begin in early June. We have several Middlebury alumni working there now (check out LinkedIn).

They currently have 4 postings in Handshake!

Tetra Tech creates practical, sustainable, and environmentally responsible solutions to address the world’s most complex challenges. Their service areas include agriculture and economic growth; democracy and governance; energy; environment and natural resources; land tenure and property rights; water supply and sanitation; architecture, engineering, and construction services; and global security. Tetra Tech creates practical, sustainable, and environmentally responsible solutions for federal agencies, governments, multilateral banks, and multinational corporations.

Their approach is based on sound science, stakeholder engagement, capacity building, and innovative technologies and best practices. Their goal on every project is to ensure local ownership and sustainable development long after their work is complete. Their expertise includes monitoring and evaluation tools, grants management systems, compliance systems, and public-private partnerships.

Multiple Internships with General Dynamics

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company. Every day, people around the world depend on their products for their safety and security. They’re looking for talented, motivated individuals who want to become part of a company with a culture driven by diversity, innovation and agility.

GD has posted a number of great internships in Handshake – deadline April 30th. Check them out!

and more! Search for General Dynamics in Handshake for a full list of opportunities.

Vermont Employer Highlight: Logic Supply

Logic Supply is a global Industrial PC company building custom computers for harsh environments and the Internet of Things. Grounded by their core values and fueled by an innovative delivery model, they’ve achieved an annual growth rate of 25% over the last 14 years.

Check out their postings in Handshake:

Vermont Employer Highlight: Tetra Tech

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. With more than 16,000 associates worldwide, Tetra Tech’s capabilities span the entire project life cycle.

They currently have 4 postings in Handshake!

Operations Associate with Finch Therapeutics

Application deadline May 1st.

Will you have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Life Science, Computer Science, or Business?

Finch Therapeutics is unlocking the therapeutic potential of the microbiome via a human-first drug discovery platform. We support clinical studies that intentionally manipulate the microbiome to investigate causality in diseases that are otherwise poorly understood. Using high-throughput molecular data from clinical studies and ex-vivo experiments, we identify specific strains that drive clinical phenotypes and responses to microbial therapies. Our team values transparency, integrity, humility, and collaboration, and we intend to have fun while maximizing our ability to make an impact on patients’ lives. We are searching for passionate teammates eager to support this mission.

Under direction of the Product Operations Manager, the Operations Associate is responsible for the assessment, planning, coordination and implementation of defined projects that support organizational initiatives.

The Operations Associate performs duties such as project planning, facilitation of meetings, identification and management of risk, and management of communication plans. This individual must be able to work independently while keeping management apprised of risks and project status.

Learn more in Handshake.

LifeSci NYC Summer Internship Program

NYC residents – check this out! Application deadline April 30th.


The City of New York has launched an innovative summer internship program for students interested in pursuing careers in the life sciences industry, providing an opportunity to work in a range of companies from early-stage startups to large pharmaceutical and biotech firms. Companies signed up to host so far include BioHealthWays, Celmatix, Chimeron Bio, Deerfield, Envisagenics, Flatiron Health, Kinnos, Lucerna, New York Stem Cell Foundation, Pfizer and Roivant Sciences.

Talented and dedicated college or graduate students can apply for science track or management track internships for summer 2018. Students enrolled in a New York City-based college or university or New York City residents enrolled in any college or university are eligible to apply. Eligible majors and areas of study include:

Science Track

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Computer Science / Data Science / Statistics
  • Regulatory
  • Other life sciences / STEM fields

Management Track

  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • IT
  • Law
  • Supply Chain / Operations
  • Public Affairs

Internships are full-time 10 week paid positions starting in June 2018. Interns will be invited to participate in a range of exciting events including networking receptions, industry career panels, site tours, and will have opportunities to meet industry leaders and more.

Apply as early as possible, as they will be matching students with internship hosts on a rolling basis. Please note: As an applicant, you are not guaranteed a placement. Learn more in handshake.

Vermont Employer Highlight: Staple Health

Staple Health is a platform that care teams use to identify and predict patient outcomes and risk.

They are currently hiring a Software Engineering Interncheck out their post in Handshake:

Staple Health is seeking Computer Science students with a passion for simplifying healthcare data. At Staple Health, you will be given the opportunity to pursue a project improving one of three main areas of our production software stack, all critical to our future business:

  • Data Processing and Storage – Refine a data processing pipeline to accurately and efficiently calculate complex patient outcome data received directly from a provider’s electronic medical records.
  • Frontend Data Visualization – Improve clarity of data presentation and add functionality to a web application utilized by physicians and hospital staff to understand the results of Staple Health’s prediction algorithms and take meaningful action to help patients.
  • RESTful Patient Data API – Allow Staple Health’s partners to access and integrate with our data sources via a modern RESTful HTTP API.

Staple Health is a fast growing startup. As an intern, you will experience all parts of our quickly growing codebase while being exposed to the immediate business need that your work serves. Ideal candidates will be fast learners, effective communicators, and experienced in multiple programming languages.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related fields.
  • Clear understanding of how modern web applications are built, tested, and deployed.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in at least one relevant programming language (eg. ruby, python, javascript).
  • You have worked on personal projects and demonstrate an ability to write clear, readable software, and to quickly comprehend a new codebase.
  • Bonus points for:
    • Experience with statistical computing tools such as Pandas, Numpy, Tensorflow, Spark, etc.
    • Knowledge of at least one cloud computing provider such as AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc.