Industry: Computer Science/Technology
Type of Internship: Software Development/Programming
Student Name: Phoebe Yang
Graduation Year: 2019
Major: Computer Science
Minor: None
Position Title: Software Development Engineer
Hours: 12 hours per week
Paid or Unpaid: Paid, full-time

What do you do as an intern at this organization?

I was assigned a software project during the first week of my internship, and I completed my project over the course of 12 weeks.

How did you find this internship?

Tufts Career Fair

What do you enjoy most about your internship?

Challenging projects, working with smart, capable engineers, and learning and growing at a large-scale tech company.

What do you find challenging?

The switch from school to an actual company, the fast-paced work environment, and getting used to communicating with people frequently during work.

What advice would you offer to someone who wants to make the most of an internship like yours?

Be efficient at communicating with your colleagues, which includes listening to what others have to say and accurately expressing your own thoughts.


About the Organization

Amazon Robotics
North Reading, Massachusetts

Amazon Robotics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon. Amazon Robotics automates fulfilment center operations using various methods of robotic technology.