Platform Engineering Intern – Summer 2023 – Haven Technologies

Job Information

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 0-2 years

Job Description

Haven Technologies is a new quote-to-claim insurtech platform for the life, disability and annuities industries that allows carriers to leverage our innovative platform as their own. Through our SaaS model, our solutions, including new business, in-force management and product development, are available to everyone.

We believe in making life better, together. Our time-tested, purpose-built technology has already delighted customers through digital experiences, transformed complex, advisor-driven businesses, and launched new products with speed to help more people access life insurance. Don’t take our word for it, hear directly from our team.

But Haven Technologies is not just about technology. Our people and culture make our product. We believe magic happens when people have an opportunity to work with amazing colleagues and build things that matter.

As a team made of over 300+ dreamers, possibility-seekers and difference-makers, we are focused on taking on challenging problems to create simple, more accessible, and more customer centric solutions. We’re located in New York’s Flatiron District and in case you’re wondering, yes, we provide free snacks. Cold brew too. If you’re creative, professional and kind, we’d love to hear from you. Curious about what it’s like to work with us? Read about our culture and values here!

Let’s change the future of life insurance. Together.


You will be joining our platform engineering team which builds, maintains and delivers infrastructure that enables our product teams to ship industry leading and innovative systems that make everyone feel good about life insurance. This team is always looking for ways to improve our delivery to production, stability at scale, software automation, security and agility. As a contributing member of the team, you will have the opportunity to own and deliver a meaningful project throughout your internship that will have a direct impact on our business and customers. During this time, you will work closely with experienced engineers, receiving mentorship and guidance, and contributing to both our complex platform as well as to our collaborative, inclusive culture. You’ll get to work with new & open source technologies in the cloud.


Partner with engineers to ensure the operational success of Haven Technologies clients and internal teams by owning projects critical to our business

Provide excellent customer experience by troubleshooting, updating, resolving and escalating client problems ensuring that issues are successfully handled in rapid fashion

Utilize Pagerduty/JIRA system to create, monitor, and update tickets

Compile utilization reports or dashboards

Contribute to the development of technical documentation & operational process improvement

This internship will last 10 weeks, beginning in June 2023. You will join a small cohort of interns. Beyond engaging in your day-to-day work, you will network with senior leaders, attend “lunch & learns”, and gain exposure to new tools through technical workshops.

Curious about what your time here could look like? Hear what our last batch of interns had to say about their experience!


Rising Senior, Senior, Recent Graduate or Master’s student pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field preferred

Demonstrated interest in emerging technologies through internships, work experience, extracurricular activities, projects, etc.

Comfortable expressing points of view while respecting those of others

Familiarity with Linux/Unix and networking

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities

Excellent attention to detail

Ability and curiosity to learn a full range of technology platforms as well as apply new skills rapidly

Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future


Exposure to Docker or Kubernetes

Exposure to cloud infrastructure

Experience with Python, Go and other scripting languages

Experience with logging and monitoring platforms


We believe that one of the benefits to working here is our people and culture! We’re proud to share that we’ve been consistently named a top workplace by Great Places to Work (#6 Best Workplaces in New York) and BuiltIn (Top 10 Best Midsize Company to Work For in NYC)!

Target hourly wage for this role is $35.00 per hour and includes paid days off.

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