Leadership Development Intern
Location(s) Flexible
Employment Type Contract
Job Listed 21-Feb-2017
Job Description



Careerwave is looking for a qualified intern to join and help build our leadership development solution. We’re a technology startup with a small team, and the intern will participate in all aspects of leadership program development, coach network development and growth, and product development.  We’re a fast-paced team where everyone does everything, and you will have tremendous opportunity to learn, do and build all aspects of a psychology-based technology solution.


  • Assist in the preparation and revision of leadership development and coaching content and activities;
  • Participate in strategy relating to Careerwave’s leadership development product and service offerings;
  • Assist with data analysis relating to effectiveness of coaching techniques and optimization of coaching materials for clients;
  • Assist with development of strategy and analysis of data relating to organizational insights derived from broad-based coaching groups;
  • Write blog posts and white papers relating to Careerwave’s technology-driven leadership development solution;
  • Prepare presentations and implementation plans for potential clients;
  • Assist with identifying and recruiting leadership coaches for inclusion in our coach network.


We’re a distributed team located in the Silicon Valley and you can work from anywhere with reliable internet access.  We’re looking for a driven, self-starting and motivated undergraduate or graduate student who is focused on helping build a new way of providing leadership development and coaching based on technology.  This person must thrive in an unstructured environment with unlimited chance to learn and take responsibility right away, and must be able to think creatively about how to combine technology with psychology. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, with knowledge of statistics and analytics.

About Us

We’ve seen too many great people who are stuck in their careers, and too many talented employees derailed by bad managers.  We’re building a technology-driven leadership development solution with a backbone of coaching to make effective leadership development available to managers at all levels.  Our program is modeled on the best-of-breed programs at companies like Google, Facebook and Genentech, and our use of advanced technology means these programs now can be available for any company. Learn more about us at careerwave.me or at our Learning Center.

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