RStudio creates great software that helps people understand data and make better decisions in real-world applications. Our core offering is an open source data science toolchain, and we aim to make it available to everyone, regardless of their economic means.

What you’ll do:

  • Enhance RStudio’s cheat sheet gallery. (https://rstudio.com/resources/cheatsheets/).
  • Review and update existing cheat sheets to reflect new package features, to create new cheat sheets, and to streamline the intake of community contributed cheat sheets.
  • Pull requests to rstudio.com. (internship not explicitly about web development, but work could lead to this)

About you:

  • You should have general R experience.
  • You can efficiently use Git/GitHub.
  • You have had experience with Keynote (or similar softwares).
  • You have experience with (or at least interest in) web and visual design.
  • You are comfortable with writing succinctly.

About us:

  • We welcome all talented colleagues and are committed to a culture that represents diversity in all its forms.
  • We prioritize giving ourselves “focus time” to get deep work done. We minimize meetings and attempt to operate asynchronously.
  • We are a learning organization and take mentorship and career growth seriously. We hope to learn from you and we anticipate that you will also deepen your skills, influence, and leadership as a result of working at RStudio.
  • We operate under a unique sustainable business model: We have over 50% of our engineering dedicated to creating free and open source software.  We are profitable and we plan to be around decades from now.


  • Interns are hired as temporary employees, and are not eligible for RStudio benefits.
  • 100% remote.
  • Interns must be eligible to work in the United States (no international hires).
  • Start date: May 24th – June 7th
  • The duration of the program is 12 weeks.
  • Pay Rate: $25/hr, assume 40 hours per week.
  • Interns are eligible for paid holidays on Memorial Day (5/31/21), Juneteenth (observed on 6/18/21), July 4th, and  Labor Day (9/6/21).