Internship with part time work for award winning agency - located close to campus

Company: Cool Blue Interactive

General Information
  • Job Type: Internship
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Compensation: hourly - negotiable based on skills and CMS knowledge
  • Educational Requirements: High School Diploma
Contact Information
  • Name: Bo Simmons
  • Phone: 404.876.6989 x11
  • Email:
  • Address: Contact Bo Simmons email - note please start subject line with "Ga Tech Internship" or call 404-876-6989 x11 to follow up or confirm receipt of an email.
  • Website:


We seek a candidate with the following experience levels:

Required Experience:

  • Understanding and ability to demonstrate ANY development experience with HTML4.01, CSS 2, and JavaScript
  • Basic of knowledge and some experience with 1 or more of these content management systems; Drupal, WordPress or .NETNuke

Preferred Experience:

  • Drupal 6 or Drupal 7
  • Expertise in CSS 2 for styling based on visual design comps.
  • Javascript frameworks such as jQuery
  • Development experience with HTML 5, CSS 3, and advanced jQuery
  • SSH

Knowledge of any of the following items are plusses, but not required:

  • Intermediate-Advanced level Drupal 6.x, 7.X
  • An understanding or experience with responsive web design (RWD)
  • Subversion version control
  • Get version control
  • Intermediate­­­­ to Advanced level PHP5 scripting
  • Intermediate-Advanced level database coding/admin (MySQL preferred)
  • Expert level HTML and CSS trouble shooting including browser offset experience
  • Configuration/admin of Apache 2.x
  • API integration, Web Services using REST or SOAP
  • Adobe Photoshop and Creative Suite experience
  • Familiarity with basic Linux admin (Ubuntu, Centos etc)
  • Other open-source CMS/framework experience (e.g. Rails, etc)
  • .NET development or server admin

Important Attributes:

  • Desire to continuously learn and improve one’s own skill set
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions
  • Ability to complete tasks without intensive supervision
  • Dependable and honors their word

Primary responsibilities may initially include some of these:

  • Supports Development Team in creating web sites, web applications and email campaigns
  • Formatting and integration of content data into web sites
  • Custom development and API work in 3rd party systems such as email campaign tools
    Collaborates and works on internal agency projects
  • Reports work and progress in Cool Blue’s RoR online Project Management tool


About Us: We are located at 1447 Peachtree ( near 17th and Peachtree). Founded in 1997, Cool Blue Interactive is an award-winning web design, development, and online marketing firm ranked among the top boutique interactive agencies in the southeast. An innovative agency, whose senior leadership works closely with clients to ensure maximum and measurable return on investment, Cool Blue combines the industry’s newest advancements in mobile with years of real-world expertise, best practices in usability and information architecture and cutting-edge creative.  Our solutions help businesses attract, convert and retain customers – with proven results.

We are currently working on 2013 projects for GA Tech, CDC Foundation, Cousins Properties, University of Missouri and Tulane University. A student intern would be given specific tasks related to their skill level, opportunities for growth and business experience – including attending strategy and planning meetings.  Cool blue currently leads many southeastern agencies with an extensive mobile web practice with deployed sites using responsive web design (RWD).    

How to Apply: Please email your interest and summary of your experience relative to our posting or include a current resume. Samples of your online work are welcome. Phone calls to confirm receipt of your information or to discuss the position are welcome but you may need to leave a voice mail. Email - note please start subject line with "Ga Tech Internship" or call 404-876-6989 x11 to follow up or confirm receipt of an email.