Software Co-Op


HQ in Burlington, MA preferred

Remote and hybrid available

About LightForce

LightForce is a 3D printing technology company focused on the orthodontic space. Our digital platform empowers orthodontists with 3D-printed tooth-moving tools. In 2019, we launched our first product - the world’s only, fully customized 3D printed bracket system and digital treatment software. We are proud to be one of the fastest growing companies in the industry. Learn more at: www.lf.co


LightForce is seeking someone who is passionate about building software products that make a difference to customers. We want a smart, self-motivated individual that enjoys working in a small agile team environment and can design, build and deliver high quality 3d software solutions. Our ideal candidate is studying computer science, computer graphics, software engineering or equivalent, and has experience in front-end Angular, three.js / WebGL, TypeScript, SQL and AWS.

LightForce hires committed, self-motivated employees and then gives them the freedom and flexibility to do great work. Our co-op program gives you the experience to write software that will help real customers with the guidance and support of other engineers on the team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • You will remotely assist a small scrum team
  • You will collaborate on design, implementation, testing, and delivery of software to production
  • You will take customer feedback and translate it to software requirements
  • Be able to work independently, self-learn, and troubleshoot issues

Required Education and Qualifications

  • Must be Pursuing a BS/MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related quantitative field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Prior experience 3D printing, CAD/CAM Software and/or Web-based application is a plus
    • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment a plus

    Physical Demands

    While performing the essential functions of this job, an individual is regularly required to sit or stand, see, use hands, listen, and speak.

    We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive company and we are most interested in finding the BEST candidate for the job. We would strongly encourage you to apply, even if you don't believe you meet every one of the preferred qualifications described.

    LightForce has a Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, which requires team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be approved for a medical or religious exemption with accommodations in order to partake in certain activities in the United States.

    LightForce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.