Software Engineer Intern

Software Engineer Intern

Engineering & Tech Operations | Chicago, Illinois, United States

Be a part of a group of innovators that are transforming how people work, live and connect.

Software Engineer Intern
Engineering & Tech Operations | Chicago, Illinois

This position is not eligible for employment in the following states: Alaska, Hawaii, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.

Our agreement with employees
DocuSign is committed to building trust and making the world more agreeable for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what’s right, every day. At DocuSign, everything is equal. We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you’ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.

The team
Our Engineering & Tech Operations team builds and operates complex solutions for global business challenges that cross cultures, legal jurisdictions, and impacts millions of people and businesses every day. We hire people with a broad set of skills and people who want to work on creating never-been-done-before solutions at scale while ensuring world-class reliability and security. Our Agreement Cloud is a revolutionary solution that changes the way people live, work, and come to agreement.

This position
DocuSign is seeking Software Engineer Interns to help build and enhance our product offerings and infrastructure over the course of a 12-week paid internship (start/end dates flexible). You will be a member of a small, focused team that is working to improve the scalability of our infrastructure, create reliable REST APIs, build necessary product features, implement elegant user interactions, or supplement our automated test systems. Each intern will have a dedicated mentor who, along with the team’s developers, QA engineers, product managers, and/or designers, will teach and guide you as you make improvements that will ship prior to the end of your internship.

This position is an individual contributor role reporting to the Senior Development Manager and is designated Flex.


  • Create, integrate, and consume DocuSign APIs in .Net using C#
  • Implement front-end features consuming the API in JavaScript
  • Create and enhance user interfaces using React
  • Create and use Powershell to automate build, test, and other internal processes
  • Build internal tools using Powershell or JavaScript
  • Write and update SQL stored procedures (Microsoft SQL Server)
  • Write unit tests to ensure the quality of the code
  • Identify and automate test cases and improve existing integration testing processes
  • Demo your project to the Engineering team at the end of your internship

Basic qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science or a related technical field - enrolled during time of internship
  • Completed courses focused on Data Structures and Algorithms
  • This role is not eligible for CPT, OPT or sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred qualifications

  • Coding and design experience, preferably in an OO programming language like C#, Java, C++
  • Experience with C#, Java, or JavaScript
  • Experience with consuming and building RESTful web services
  • Experience with git, continuous integration, and deployment tools
  • Experience in unit testing
  • Excellent communication skills

Vaccination requirement (US)
DocuSign requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Therefore, to ensure the safety and well being of our employees and community, to support public health efforts, and comply with the Executive Order that applies to federal contractors, this offer is conditioned upon submission of written proof, prior to your start date, that you are fully vaccinated. DocuSign will comply with applicable law regarding the reasonable accommodation of individuals with disabilities and/or sincerely held religious beliefs.

About us
DocuSign helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act on, and manage agreements. As part of the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, DocuSign offers eSignature: the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, over a million customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives. And we help save the world’s forests and embrace environmental sustainability.

It's important to us that we build a talented team that is as diverse as our customers and where all employees feel a deep sense of belonging and thrive. We encourage great talent who bring a range of perspectives to apply for our open positions. DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes hiring decisions based on experience, skill, aptitude and a can-do approach. We will not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected category.

DocuSign provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in job application procedures, including if you have any difficulty using our online system. If you need such an accommodation, you may contact us at

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