Dow Jones Summer 2019 WSJ Web Engineering Internship in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Summer 2019 WSJ Web Engineering Internship

Department/Product Overview:

The Wall Street Journal Engineering team plays a critical role in serving our award-winning news coverage to our digital subscribers. is visited by over 30 million users a month and our mission is to build the best possible products and technology for those users. We work closely with our Design, Product and Newsroom partners to deliver premium experiences and tell compelling stories that keep our users informed and empowered.

Position Statement:

The Engineering team is looking for an intern with hands-on development experience who is interested in joining a high-performing, fun team to learn more about how we produce our web products.

Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Design, develop and test code that will be deployed to

  • Participate in collaborative decision-making to steer product direction


  • General knowledge of HTTP, web browsers and the foundations of how to build a consumer-facing website

  • Knowledge of React and modern Javascript is preferred

  • Understanding of Agile methodologies, and Scrum in particular, is a huge plus

  • Familiarity with AWS is another plus

Preferred Tools/Skills:

  • Client-side Javascript and Node.js

  • git and Github for version control

  • Passion for news, journalism and building great consumer-facing products

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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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About Us

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).