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Dow Jones Summer 2024 Internship- Software Engineer, News Automation in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description:

Summer 2024 Internship -Software Engineering Intern: News Automation

Application Deadline: February 29, 2024

We encourage you to submit your application as soon as you can as internship applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Internship Dates: June 3, 2024 - August 9, 2024 (You must available to work during this period)

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 130 years and today has one of the world's largest news-gathering operations globally. It is home to leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Barron's, MarketWatch, Mansion Global, Financial News, Investor's Business Daily, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, OPIS and Chemical Market Analytics. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

About the Role

Join the pioneering News Automation team at Dow Jones, a global leader in news and business information. We are seeking an enthusiastic intern to work alongside our business stakeholders, product owners, and developers in creating highly interactive, dynamic, data-driven applications. Interns will be responsible for new product development, customizations, and enhancements and will work closely with cross-functional staff to deliver against project goals.

Your team is responsible for designing, building and maintaining services and systems that are shared across all of Dow Jones. Existing services consist of front and backend applications that solve a wide range of problems in the content generation space. We’re looking for a self-starter who is willing to explore and learn about existing services, while also working to create new greenfield applications. As an intern, you will gain hands-on experience with the latest technologies in AI and cloud computing and benefit from mentorship and other professional development opportunities within Dow Jones.

You Will:

  • Automated Language Generation: Engage actively in the News Automation team's efforts in automated language generation

  • Content Generation: Be part of a team generating over 700 AI-authored articles daily, which account for 43% of the content on Marketwatch.com

  • Brand Contribution: Contribute to automated publishing efforts for other Dow Jones brands, including Dow Jones Newswires, The Wall Street Journal, Barrons, and Mansion Global

  • Technology Exploration: Gain hands-on experience with both template-driven and ML-driven AI technologies in the media and publishing sector

  • Product Development: Work on delivering user-facing content for News Corp products, utilizing technologies like AWS, Javascript, React, and others as required

You Have:

  • Strong understanding of software best-practices as it applies to web application development

  • Experience with or interest in AI language generation

  • Familiarity with Large Language Models

  • Experience with Agile Development methodologies (Kanban)

  • 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 a cross-functional team

  • Experience with Javascript, Typescript, Node.js, and Python

  • Experience with Docker, Elastic Beanstalk or other cloud or container based application deployment

  • Experience with Angular, React or other single page framework

  • Experience with cloud computing via AWS or another cloud provider

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.

Reasonable accommodation: Dow Jones, Making Careers Newsworthy - We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.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, email us at talentresourceteam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line and provide a brief description of the type of assistance you need. This inbox will not be monitored for application status updates.

Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Job Category: Administration, Facilities & Secretarial

Union Status:

Non-Union role

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 40686

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