IT Application Development Intern (Summer)

Internship Summary:

The IT/App Development Team works with the business to develop new software applications and update and modify existing applications to solve business needs. The team evaluates and processes users' needs to customize the software, designing prototype applications, implementing, and testing source code and troubleshooting software applications.

The intern’s role will be to work with the development team, evaluating existing custom applications for possible upgrades, exploring low code solutions using Dynamics 365 for new applications, scanning and indexing documents to our imaging system and using a third party tool to convert paper form submission to online form submissions. 

Area of Talent: IT/Application Development

Position Type: Summer Internship

Office Location: NYC/Financial District

Reports to: Chief Information Officer/ Director Application Development

Desired Class Level(s): Undergraduate (Junior or Senior)

Internship Pay Rate: $16/hour
Note: If needed, HDC will fully support an intern’s application for credit or stipend from their school/university.

Intern Responsibilities:          

  • Assist in the online building of forms with Formstack
  • Branding applications utilizing HTML and CSS
  • Undertake other tasks as requested

Required Qualifications:

  • Current enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program in pursuit of a computer science degree
  • Ability to learn new programming languages and technologies
  • Having critical thinking skills, as well as strong problem-solving abilities
  • Interest in data, data analysis, and presentation
  • Experience with writing SQL queries to help with data analysis and presentation
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
  • Self-motivated and self-directed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of and interest in public service, government (housing) agencies and finance/banking
  • Familiarity with IT project management and/or business analysis practices and methodologies

How to Apply:
Submitted resumes must be accompanied by a cover letter. Please email your cover letter and resume to or fax to 212-227-6816.

All HDC hires must be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, unless they have been granted a reasonable accommodation for religion or disability.

If you are offered an internship at HDC, the requirement must be met by your date of hire, unless a reasonable accommodation for an exemption is received and approved by HDC.

HDC is an inclusive equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and providing a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based upon any legally protected status or protected characteristic, including but not limited to an individual's sex, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity, or pregnancy.

HDC is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, HDC will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of the internship, please contact Human Resources by emailing Jobs@NYCHDC.Com.