CBS Corporation Summer 2017 Engineering Intern - CBSNews.com in New York, New York

Summer 2017 Engineering Intern - CBSNews.com

REF#: 26799

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

DESCRIPTION:

If you are a highly motivated, self-starter who enjoys tackling technical and business challenges this internship is for you. You will work under the supervision of one of our engineering leaders and also be assigned a mentor for the summer. The engineering intern for CBSNews.com would be able to work on a multitude of projects (based on priority & interest of intern).

Role Responsibilities:

The engineer intern will help build enhancements on the leads platform and build tools, services, and data processes to support our highly trafficked sites. Responsibilities will extend to any of the applications associated with CBS Interactive’s initiatives including both front facing applications and back-end services.

Logistics

Time commitment: Full-time, 40 hours per week during our regular office hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm) but times may vary per team.

This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience developing software with Java, Python, or PHP.

Knowledge of web development techniques using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Previous exposure to structured Software Development Lifecycle processes and procedures

Technical analytical, debugging and problem-solving skills

Strong desire to learn new technologies and techniques

Solid organizational, time management, and prioritization skills

Ability to establish professional relationships with team members

Superior written and verbal communication skills

Currently working towards a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related software engineering field

Additional Requirements:

  • You must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university

  • You must have at least one academic semester left after Summer 2017

  • Must be at least 18 years old

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled