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40+ YC startups are now hiring for interns in the YC Summer Internship Program

We’ve nearly doubled the number of YC startups looking for interns this summer, and the companies & roles are posted on Work at a Startup. As a reminder, the YC internship program gives current undergrad and grad students the opportunity to find a great YC-backed and vetted startup. As a participant in the program, students also get access to founder talks, partner round-tables, career advising and even a peek into the YC batch dinner.

Work with us: Looking for great people to join YC’s software & community teams

Y Combinator has a lot planned for 2020, including reaching more people with our worldwide events, going bigger with [Startup School][1] and serving our ever-growing communities of founders and developers. To make that all possible, we’re growing our YC team. Here’s a quick rundown of the roles we have open.

Vikrum Nijjar: Engineer #1 at Firebase and Founder of Gold Fig Labs (YC S19)

Vikrum Nijjar joined as the first engineer at Firebase, and did whatever it took to help the company succeed: scaling out infrastructure, shipping mobile SDKs, hosting 1-1 office…

Intern #1 to YC Founder: An Interview with Jack Forbes of Kopa (YC W19)

Jack Forbes, CEO of Faros (YC W19). He shares his experiences moonlighting as an intern at HigherMe (YC W15), playing soccer with YC founders & partners, and what drove him to start a YC company — even after being rejected.

Applications now open for the YC Summer 2020 Internship Program

The Y Combinator Summer Internship Program is for undergraduate & graduate students in software engineering & data science who want to intern at a YC-backed startup. At a…

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2019 YC Expo Recap: Watch the Pitches, Hear the Keynote & Find Your Dream Job

Over 900 engineers joined us for YC’s annual Work at a Startup Expo. The event kicked off with our Female Founders & Engineers mixer, followed by our open Expo hall and pitches by 40 vetted & funded YC companies. If you weren’t able to make it, you can watch the keynote, hear the pitches and see which companies you might be interested in.

Work at a Startup Expo on 6/29: Female Founder & Engineer Mixer

If you’re a woman engineer and you’re interested in meeting with female YC founders & engineers, we’re hosting a small mixer immediately before the Work at a Startup Expo — at 12 PM on 6/29 and hosted at the same venue.

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