The Department of Defense (DoD) SkillBridge internship program is for military servicemembers transitioning from federal service to commercial industry only. For DoD SkillBridge participants, we offer a 40 hr/wk apprenticeship where you will work alongside one of our professionals on product or in business operations.

Length: 120-180 days preferred

Location: Remote or on-site (Tampa or LA)

Product Roles: Cloud Infrastructure/Cloud Platform, Security, and Application

Development Roles: Product Manager, UX Designer, Software Engineer, Cloud Engineer, Platform Engineer, Security Engineer/Security Analyst, Data Engineer/Data Scientist

Business Operations Roles: Brand, Marketing, Sales, Administration, Executive Leadership

Your Dream. Our Team.

About Us

We’re transforming the Department of Defense and we know that takes a dream team.

We believe customer experience starts with employee experience, so we take care of our employees.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, invest in employee growth, and offer a culture you can’t find anywhere else.

At Rise8, we continuously achieve unreached heights through next-level tech, and on-the-level collaboration. Together, we create continuous impact. We help teams turn breakdowns into breakthroughs, make small steps into giant leaps, and deliver game-changing products through culture-changing process.

We pair Risers with their customer counterparts and practice pairing at every moment to elevate people and teams and deliver results fast and forever.

We work in small teams and rotate between them frequently so that we are able to meet new challenges and explore new ideas.

Our methodology is about evolving, in both development and innovation, and our culture is empowering. We subscribe to an ethos of kindness. We make a point to bring empathy to each and every project and are guided by a purposeful mission: to continuously deliver impactful software that users love.

Rise8 is certified as a Great Place to Work with 100% of employees saying they love working here.

About You

You want to make tomorrow better than today.

You enjoy daily decision making and real product delivery on a balanced team of product management, design, and engineering.

You help ensure project success and client satisfaction.

You enjoy collaborative teams, pairing with team members, and inviting your clients to participate.

You like to work alongside, and learn from, lean and agile leaders.

You are a creative problem solver who is comfortable with uncertainty and can lead the design effort to make better product decisions.

You’re a curious and keen learner who thrives on enhancing your (and our) practices and knowledge.

“Regardless of your specific discipline, your role at Rise8 is to experiment and learn.”-Bryon Kroger, Founder & CEO

Are you #readytorise?

Necessary Qualifications

  • Currently on active duty and eligible for skillbridge
  • Growth mindset & grit

Desired Experience

  • Entry level experience or certifications for the role you are applying for

Rise8 is going to transform the Department of Defense and we know that takes a dream team! The customer experience starts with the employee experience, so we take care of our employees. We offer competitive pay and benefits, invest in employee growth, and offer a culture you can’t find anywhere else. We look forward to having you on the team!

Please Note: All of Rise8’s work in this area is with Federal Government customers that require our employees involved with their projects be U.S. citizens. As such, this role requires U.S. citizenship. If hired, you would also be required to go through a background investigation for Public Trust Clearance. Ability to obtain a Secret or Top Secret Clearance preferred.

Rise8 is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that will consider you for this role regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.