Software Engineer (Intern)

Adelaide, Australia


Fivecast is seeking outstanding undergraduate students passionate about solving Big Data challenges to undertake Summer Scholarships at the office in Kent Town, Adelaide.

In addition to a $5,000 scholarship, the unique Summer Scholarships offer students the opportunity to gain experience in solving real world Big Data problems through a 10 week work experience placement. During the placement, students will be treated as one of the team and can get involved in a range of activities across the software engineering, data engineering and data science fields like:

  • Prototyping and developing product features using Java and React.JS
  • Building collection capabilities for challenging data sources e.g. the deep or dark net
  • Developing interactive visualisations for analytics applied to large datasets
  • Designing machine learning models for improved text and image understanding

As well as developing hands-on skills and knowledge Fivecast will also provide:

  • Mentoring by senior team members
  • Access to leading edge knowledge, research and agile project management practices
  • Opportunities to network with industry and government partners that can open doors to your future career
  • Free coffee and competitive foosball competitions


To be eligible students will need to:

  • Have completed at least two years of study in a bachelor degree or be undertaking a masters degree in fields like Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Have experience with some programming tools (Java, Python, C++)


How is the scholarship paid?

The scholarship is paid directly to students for educational purposes.

Apply via email
  • Location: Adelaide, Australia
  • Posted: 6th August 2019
  • Closes: 6th October 2019