Summer 2024 Intern

Evolv Technology

Evolv Technology

Waltham, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2023

What is Evolv?

Evolv Technology is a leader in weapons detection for security screening, securing the world’s most iconic venues and companies. Our mission is enabling a better experience and better security for venues, creating a safer world to work, learn, and play by transforming physical security to make everywhere safer. We give sports fans, theme park visitors, concertgoers, shoppers, employees, students, and others peace of mind so that they can gather without fear of violence. Our security screening has scanned more than 100 million people, second only to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the United States, and our technology combines powerful, advanced sensors with proven artificial intelligence (AI), security ecosystem integrations, and comprehensive venue analytics to reliably detect threats 10 times faster than traditional metal detectors.

What is it like to Intern at Evolv Technology?

As an intern, you'll immerse yourself in a vibrant and collaborative environment where learning and growth are paramount. You will gain hands-on experience in your designated department, collaborate with passionate professionals, and contribute to projects that drive the future of our industry. Watch this video to hear from our previous interns about their experience!

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Contribute to ongoing projects and initiatives, providing fresh insights and perspectives.
  2. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the smooth implementation of tasks.
  3. Attend workshops, meetings, and trainings to bolster your industry knowledge.
  4. Provide regular feedback and innovative ideas to foster continuous improvement.
  5. Uphold and promote the five core values of Evolv Technology in all interactions and tasks.

What do we look for in an intern?

At Evolv Technology, we recognize that a candidate's potential is a combination of both their skills and their alignment with our core values. While technical proficiency and relevant expertise are essential, our evaluation process extends beyond just what's on a resume. We are deeply committed to understanding how candidates embody our values of being kind, fun, courageous, authentic, and driven. During the selection process, applicants will be engaged in a series of interviews and tasks, tailored to assess not only their professional competencies but also their interpersonal dynamics, problem-solving approach, and cultural fit. This holistic evaluation ensures that our interns not only contribute effectively to our projects but also thrive in our unique work environment, championing the values that make Evolv Technology stand out.

Evolv's Core Values:

  • Kind: At Evolv, kindness goes beyond simple politeness. We believe in understanding, empathy, and supporting one another. As an intern, you'll experience a culture where every individual is valued and where your well-being and growth are prioritized.
  • Fun: We understand the importance of enjoying what you do. Our work environment promotes creativity, laughter, and joy. We celebrate achievements, both big and small, and make sure our journey is as enjoyable as the destination.
  • Courageous: We encourage you to step out of your comfort zone, voice your opinions, and embrace challenges. Courage at Evolv isn't just about taking risks but also about standing up for what's right and pushing boundaries.
  • Authentic: Authenticity is the cornerstone of trust. We expect transparency, honesty, and sincerity in all our interactions. As an intern, you'll be encouraged to be your genuine self, fostering genuine relationships built on mutual respect.
  • Driven: Our ambition pushes us forward. We're committed to excellence, always striving to improve and innovate. We seek interns who share this drive, who are passionate about their work and are determined to make a meaningful impact.

Evolv is still working on finalizing which exciting internships we will have for Summer 2024, but below are examples of past internships:

  • Software Engineer
  • R&D Scientist/ Research Scientist
  • Digital Product Developer
  • Corporate Strategy/ Growth Strategy
  • Mechanical Engineer/ Electrical Engineer
  • Computer Vision
  • Brand Experience
  • Finance
  • Cybersecurity and IT