Big Data Platforms User Interface Internship

Verizon Media

At Verizon Media, we connect people to their passions. With brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and more, we help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. From XR experiences to advertising and content technology, Verizon Media is an incubator of innovation and is revolutionizing the next generation of content creation in a 5G world.

 

Our 2021 summer internship program will be virtual, however the posted Verizon Media location will be your assigned work location.

 

A Little About Verizon Media

 

Verizon Media, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Verizon Media is shaping the future of media.

 

Our mission

Build brands consumers love

Build platforms customers love

Build a company talent loves

 

A Little About Us

 

Our engineering teams are focused on delivering the best products across Search, Mail, Mobile, Homepage, Sports, Daily Fantasy and Finance just to name a few, and we have fun while we do it. Our team structure encourages trust, learning from one another, having fun, and attracting people who are passionate about what they do.

 

A Lot About You

 

We are looking for great talent – front-end and back-end Software Developers, UX Designers, and Product Engineers that can contribute to the development of our exciting next-generation products. If you are excited about the overall lifecycle of a product – building, coding, testing, launching and learning, this is the place to be, because you will learn and gain hands-on experience while engaged in projects with significant impact on the success of Yahoo businesses. You are a great problem solver, the capability to work independently as well as with a team, and the willingness to learn from our leadership.

 

Your Day

Design, develop, code and test software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products; revise and refine as required

Participate in agile development of project timelines, implementation design specifications, system flow diagrams, documentation, testing and ongoing support of systems

Recommend modifications to processes and procedures, and contribute to best practices, architecture, and implementations

Promote and solicit ideas within project teams

You Must Have

Actively pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related major, and strong record of academic achievement

Knowledge of software engineering processes, tools (e.g.: programming proficiency in a language, preferably Java, C/C++, methods, test development, support, algorithms and data structure

Familiarity with object-oriented programming concepts, large-scale software architecture, networking and distributed systems, and UNIX/Linux environments

Experience in one or many of the following is a plus:

Front-end language: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.JS, JS Framework (React and Ember)

Back-end experience (Grid, Hadoop, etc.)

Familiarity with Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, LAMP

Experience building or maintaining databases (Oracle, mySQL, Hive, etc.)

Cross-browser, cross-platform coding

Security

Large-scale, large-user base website development experience

Data mining, machine learning, AI, statistics, information retrieval, linguistic analysis

Strong mathematical background

Internship experience at a tech company

 

Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form ( https://www.verizonmedia.com/careers/contact-us.html ) or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

 

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion ( https://www.verizon.com/about/careers/work-culture ) page to learn more.

 

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