Epiq Global Software Development Intern in Kansas City, Kansas

It's fun to work at a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!

Job Description:

Epiq has an exciting opportunity for a Software Development Intern to join our team for the summer. As a member of the team, the Software Development Intern will be an active member of an Agile (Scrum) development team gaining hands on development experience in a professional environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Participate within an Agile (Scrum) development team

  • Collaborate with fellow IT and software developers while building knowledge base

  • Participate in technical design discussion and hands-on solution implementation

  • Keep a critical eye on new design specifications and raise quality, performance or architectural concerns

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience with the following technologies: C#, ASP.NET MVC, JavaScript frameworks, WCF, JSON

  • Familiarity with working in a Windows environment (Visual Studio, TFS)

  • Strong communication skills

  • High energy, proactive and approachable personality who enjoy solving diverse problems

  • Problem solving abilities and creative thinking

  • Ability to positively interact with all members of development team

  • Self-starter capable of working on small teams in a fast-paced environment

Leadership Competencies

  • Client Focus- Engages with the clients, both internal and external, and their needs as a primary focus; builds a sustaining collaborative and productive relationship with clients; seeks to understand client situations, issues, expectations, etc.; takes appropriate action to meet client needs and address concerns; implements or utilizes methods to monitor and evaluate client feedback; appropriately meets client needs without jeopardizing business outcomes or results.

  • Results Oriented- Sets stretch goals for personal accomplishment and works tenaciously to achieve those goals; acts with a sense of urgency; takes the initiative on actions; establishes metrics to monitor progress and measure success; maintains focus by avoiding or overcoming roadblocks.

  • Integrity - Behaves in an honest, fair and ethical manner; shows consistency in words and actions; does what he/she commits to doing; respects the confidentiality of information or concerns shared by others; is honest and forthright with people; carries his/her fair share of the workload; takes responsibility for own mistakes.

  • Entrepreneurial Orientation - Proposes innovative business opportunities/ideas to customers and business partners; encourages and supports entrepreneurial behavior in others; demonstrates willingness to take calculated risks to achieve business goals.

  • Decisiveness - The ability to make well informed, effective, and timely decisions even when data is limited or solutions produce unpleasant consequences; perceives the impact and implications of decisions; ability to make tough decisions.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Epiq Systems, Inc. and its affiliated companies are Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, marital or veteran status or any other category protected under applicable federal, state or local law. In addition Epiq will take affirmative action for minorities, women, covered veterans and individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. Epiq is pleased to provide such assistance and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. Pursuant to relevant law, where applicable, Epiq will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Epiq is a leading global provider of integrated technology and services for the legal profession, including eDiscovery, managed services, bankruptcy, class action and mass tort administration, federal regulatory actions and data breach responses. Our innovative solutions are designed to streamline the administration of litigation, investigations, financial transactions, regulatory compliance and other legal matters. Epiq’s subject-matter experts bring clarity to complexity, create efficiency through expertise and deliver confidence to our clients around the world.

We strive for a cohesive, collaborative environment that focuses on group achievement.

With over 5000 associates worldwide, Epiq operates in 14 countries and over 80 global locations.