An internship at Dow Jones is not only about you – what you contribute individually, but also about how you function, interact and thrive on a team. Here at Dow Jones we value interns: your fresh perspectives, differing approaches, and “hey, let’s give this a try” attitude. We need your skills, innovative ideas and unique backgrounds to help us navigate the ever changing media/ news landscape.
If you apply to one of our internship programs, you’ll be joining a group of highly entrepreneurial, driven and yet collegial news junkies. We live and breathe news. We are up for the challenge of re-thinking the news business. And we do this in an open plan office with lots of coffee and lots of teamwork.
Dow Jones Innovation team is looking for an agile, smart, energetic undergraduate or graduate student, currently working to become a developer, to join our team for the summer of 2019. In this role you’ll get hands on experience and work with the product team to turn ideas into prototypes and prototypes into products.
Our ideal candidate is a top performer. They’re happy to give it their all and ask for more. We work in a small, passionate group with high levels of energy and enthusiasm that inspire others and drive progress. We want someone excited to contribute to this culture. You must also work well with diverse teams, be able to take initiatives and lead projects.
Research & Brainstorming with UX Designers, Development, and product teams.
Developing/Testing Prototypes including augmented and virtual reality, and artificial intelligence experiments
Work closely with cross-functional staff to deliver against project goals
Working with all areas of the business and communicating in a clear, concise and direct manner
Currently a rising college junior, senior or graduate student
Experience with AR/VR Development
Experience with Unity, Unreal, OpenGL, Metal, or WebGL a plus
Intellectually curious, willing to express thoughts freely
Generally interested in AI and other emerging technology
Able to prioritize manage and execute tasks, while adhering to critical project timelines in a very fast-paced environment.
Ability to develop new approaches to complex problems and convey these solutions simply, in the form of presentations, prototypes and specifications
A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team
Cover letter: In your cover letter, tell us about a super power you have and how it would be invaluable to the Dow Jones Innovation Unit.
Application Deadline: November 30th, 2018
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
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Business Area: INNOVATION/PARTNER DEV
Job Category: Contingent Workers
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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