Go Back

Compiler Intern - Oxfordshire, UK

  • IT, Software development, System Engineering Jobs
  • Graduate Jobs (incl. Internships)


Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language, is looking for a Compiler Intern to join its Compiler Development department.

The Wolfram Compiler uses modern compiler technology to process Wolfram Language programs into low-level, high-performance machine code.

Making full use of the Wolfram Language, the Wolfram Compiler has many innovative and unique features and opportunities that make working on it a highly rewarding and stimulating experience.

This includes gaining a great understanding of compilers, the implementation of computer languages, modern processor architecture and type theory.

Specific Requirements

This internship is suitable for someone enrolled in a computer science program, but candidates with strong programming experience enrolled in other numerate disciplines will be considered.

The ideal candidate will have experience programming in typed languages such as C++, Rust, Haskell or Scala.

We are particularly interested in applicants with knowledge of the Wolfram Language as well as experience with LLVM.

Hard Skills

  • Operating Systems
  • Inference Algorithms
  • Data Management
  • Quality assurance

Soft Skills

  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Problem-solver
  • Strategic thinker
  • Attention to detail