Software Engineer Intern - Summer 2019

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: Engineering
  • Work Status: Intern


At Relativity, we make software to help users organize data, discover the truth, and act on it. Our e-discovery platform is used by more than 13,000 organizations around the world to manage large volumes of data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.

Here you can own your career in a community of values-driven people who help our customers around the world solve complex data challenges. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

As a Software Engineer Intern, your primary mission will be to help design, write, test, deploy, and support new implementations for the tools that drive Relativity. You will use your technical knowledge to help the team design and write enhancements for the Relativity platform. In this role, you will have the opportunity to learn new technologies and work side by side with experienced developers to solve complex problems. We encourage interns to raise issues early and clearly document your code additions, test procedures, and project results to sharpen your communication skills in a business environment.
Your success in this role will provide you with extensive knowledge of software development and open many opportunities within our organization and beyond.


  • Learn and use Microsoft.Net, SQL, JavaScript, CSS, and AJAX to design, build, and test our web-based litigation support platform, Relativity
  • Work on scalable and dynamic web system which supports integration with multiple search engines, clustering, technologies, and client component interaction through web services
  • Learn how to build highly distributive systems composed of multiple database, processing, and web servers.
  • Actively participate in the SCRUM process
  • Troubleshoot issues


  • Current student, pursuing a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Math or related area of study
  • Experience with and a passion for web development
  • Desire to work the Agile development methodology
  • Effective communicator
  • Team player

About Relativity

Relativity has over 160,000 users in 40+ countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice, more than 70 Fortune 100 companies, and all of the Am Law 200. Relativity's cloud solution, RelativityOne, offers all the functionality of Relativity in a secure and comprehensive SaaS product. Our company has also been named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune for seven consecutive years. If you’re ready to grow with us, we’d love to hear from you. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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