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Co-op/Intern Ruby Developer (Winter 2024)



Software Engineering
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Embracing a new era in patient care, Fullscript is a trailblazing health technology company changing the way health is prescribed.
We know the conventional model of patient care is ripe for innovation. At Fullscript, our work is guided by our mission of creating meaningful change for the future of our healthcare systems, so that integrative medicine will one day simply be called medicine.
Fullscript’s care delivery platform combines customized treatment planning, wellness protocols, data insights and ongoing wellness support, with the ability to prescribe and manage the use of healthcare’s best supplements all in one place. Above all else, Fullscript is trusted by practitioners due to an unrelenting focus on quality and a patient experience that can’t be found anywhere else.
With over 5 million patients served and 70,000+ practitioners supported across North America, we’re just getting started.
Come build a healthier future with us.
Location - Ottawa HQ, Remote - Canada
Application Deadline - 11:59 PM September 29, 2023
This paid Software Engineering internship opportunity is open to students who are legally eligible to work full-time hours (~40/week) in Canada. Applicants must be enrolled in a post-secondary program in Computer Science/Computer Engineering (or related technical discipline). We’re looking for a self-motivated, “get it done” attitude and reliable students who enjoy collaborating with a dynamic team to craft a world-class experience.
All interns who work for Fullscript will gain valuable hands-on experience (even on day one) and the chance to learn at a fast-growing company. This is how we like building software: If you share our values, we’d be excited to chat with you!

What does an intern developer do here? You will:

  • Focus on improving your skills in several languages and technologies, but with the main focus on Ruby and Ruby on Rails.
  • Be involved in project breakdowns, code reviews, and have a steady stream of deploys yourself.
  • Help us write code for new features, update code, and fix bugs
  • Be able to choose side development projects in other areas of interest
  • Above all, you will have the full workplace experience: go through our onboarding program, have 1:1s with Tech Leads, receive mentorship, get feedback, teach your teammates new things, and be viewed as any other full-time developer.

What you bring to the team:

  • Currently pursuing a degree/diploma in Computer Science/Software Engineering or a similar field
  • Legally entitled to work full-time in Canada
  • Previous internship/co-op experience, ideally in a team environment within a software company
  • Some experience, professional or project, with Ruby and/or Ruby on Rails

Bonus if you’re familiar with:

  • Experience with other languages (Python, JavaScript (Node), PHP, Java, etc)
  • Git Version Control software
  • Open Source Work
  • Mac environments
  • SQL databases

What's in it for you:

  • We provide all our developers with a Macbook Pro during their employment.
  • Get to participate in fun, engaging events: Town Halls, Hackathons, Bug Safaris, Dev Talks, and more.
  • Your code ships, normally in the first week! You will make a real impact and get to see your work come to life.
  • Learn from some of the best software engineers in one of Canada’s fastest growing startups
  • Ability to work Wherever You Work Well*
*Our Wherever You Work Well philosophy means Fullscript teammates get to pick their own office — whether that’s in-office, at home, or a bit of both 🐶🏡
Fullscript is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are excited to work with talented people, period. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national or ethnic origin, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or civil status, political affiliation, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the jurisdictions in which we operate.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please send an email to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.
Our team handles a lot of sensitive information, which means we require all candidates that receive and accept employment offers to complete a background check before being hired.