Program Overview

Labs is the company’s R&D department. It consists of a team of highly experienced and talented developers with strong technical capabilities and a keen eye for detail. At Labs, we design and build software to serve over 140 million users across Southeast Asia and Taiwan. We develop innovative products and services that make a real difference in society and continuously challenge ourselves to push new boundaries in entertainment, social, commerce and financial services sectors.

Talented engineers are the driving force for Sea to grow further and the introduction of Labs Internship Program serves to unleash the potential of bright young talents. As such, we are looking for candidates who are exceptionally outstanding, who take coding seriously and understand computer programming as a science.

As a software engineer intern, you will gain first-hand experience working on Sea’s leading platform to enhance user experience. You will also have the opportunity to work alongside top engineers to gain valuable insights on how to build a scalable and high-performance software platform. This is a highly rewarding role as your contributions will directly impact the lives of millions of people in the region.

Individuals with outstanding performance will be invited for a full-time position at Sea.

Professional Development

  • Gain insights into the Southeast Asian market and the internet industry
  • Enhance coding skills; get exposed to new tools and programming languages
  • A hands-on experience to apply computer science studies in a professional environment
  • Improve presentation and communication(both oral and written) skills

Key facts on the LABS internship program


  • Only open to students who are currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Only open to second and third-year students.

Starts: Flexible and all year around

Duration: At least 9 weeks