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.
Be part of a team designing Dow Jones’s business and technology solutions.
Regularly launch products and services based on your work and be a creative and integral part of making these a success.
Work closely with developers and test engineers on a project team to be a part of various product initiatives including The Wall St Journal, Barrons and core infrastructure that powers financial markets data.
Work with the test lead and automation engineers on enhancing automated testing harness for web applications and RESTful APIs.
Build SQL utilities for effectively and efficiently testing data migration.
Participates and reports status in scrums
Skills & Experience
Understanding of Agile development Methodology (SCRUM)
Strong understanding of software best practices as it applies to web application development
Understanding of service oriented architecture
Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in cross functional teams
Passion - about technology and the solutions we are designing.
Communication that is articulate, clear and concise in regular conversation with your team and the wider stakeholder groups.
Attention to Detail - focused on the finer details that make the difference.
Delivery Focus - pragmatic and driven to get solutions live.
A Proactive attitude - you are a self starter who seeks out opportunities for yourself and your team.
Awareness of industry trends - such as challenges and best practices.
Positive attitude - generating enthusiasm among team members
Awareness of, and the ability to manage, business and technology expectations .
Application Deadline: November 30th, 2018
This is a paid internship opportunity
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
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
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 .
Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.
Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - ENTERPRISE
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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