Summer 2020 Software Engineering: Newsroom Tools Internship
The Newsroom Tools team is a dedicated team of engineers that builds custom editorial tools for world class newsrooms such as The Wall Street Journal.
Looking for a Software Engineer Intern to join our dynamic, high performing team over the summer. You should be proactive, love creating great products and borderline neurotic about code quality – employing best software development practices, documenting and unit testing your code. You should also have an open-source mentality, thinking about how to build projects as sets of reusable components that can be used by others.
Work under the close direction of tech lead(s) to develop software component(s) that will be used in our tools
Participate in collaborative decision-making to steer product direction
Able to work in a fast paced and agile environment, adhering to critical project timelines
Support Dow Jones technical cultural values and drive toward solutions independently, seeking feedback when appropriate
Working towards a bachelor’s degree in Technology, Computer Science, or a related field, with at least two years of school successfully completed.
Good understanding of RESTful API concepts and database technologies
Able to communicate effectively, implement feedback and raise issues/roadblocks as necessary
React/Redux UI framework
Git and Github for version control
Proactive, excited to learn and build software with a passion for news and journalism
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 [email protected] . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation” in the subject line.
Business Area: TECHNOLOGY – STS
Job Category: 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).