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Software Engineering Intern 2024 (Toronto)

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • University
  • Intern
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About Pinterest:

Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new ideas every day. It’s where they get inspiration, dream about new possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to help those people find their inspiration and create a life they love. In your role, you’ll be challenged to take on work that upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You’ll grow as a person and leader in your field, all the while helping Pinners make their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.

Creating a life you love also means finding a career that celebrates the unique perspectives and experiences that you bring. As you read through the expectations of the position, consider how your skills and experiences may complement the responsibilities of the role. We encourage you to think through your relevant and transferable skills from prior experiences.

Our new progressive work model is called PinFlex, a term that’s uniquely Pinterest to describe our flexible approach to living and working. Visit our PinFlex landing page to learn more.

Note to Applicants:

This role is not one for which the Company has approved visa sponsorship. However, the Company does not discriminate on the basis of citizenship status, provided that an employee is legally authorized to work in Canada at the time of commencement of employment.

What you’ll do:

  • Take ownership over the completion and quality of your tasks and project while incorporating guidance from your mentor, manager, and peers
  • Execute scoped technical tasks end-to-end to help build the future of Pinterest
  • Deliver code that is well-documented, tested, and operable
  • Communicate new ideas and opinions with candor as you grow both professionally and personally through learning and development opportunities

What we’re looking for:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science (CS) or related technical field
  • 2+ years of CS classes under your belt (Intro to CS and Algorithms, Advanced Algorithms, Operating Systems and Data Structures are all great!)
  • Must graduate between December 2024 and July 2025
  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of computer science fundamentals, including data structures and algorithms

Relocation Statement:

This position is not eligible for relocation assistance.


Our Commitment to Diversity:

Pinterest is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best qualified people in every job. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic under federal, state, or local law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you require an accommodation during the job application process, please notify for support.

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Shayda Rahgozar

“I joined Pinterest to start a new path in Tech and make a major career change. I couldn’t have picked a better company to start my recruiting career from the ground up or better teammates to learn from over the last 4+ years.”

April 2021 - Present: Recruiting Program Manager, I&D Recruiting Programs
March 2020 - April 2021: Recruiter & Programs Manager, University Recruiting
February 2018 - March 2020: University Programs Specialist
August 2016 - February 2018: University Recruiting Coordinator

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