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Verizon Media Group

Software Engineering Intern Verizon Media Group
New York, NY

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

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Job Description

Tumblr launched in 2007 with the belief that people need a place to say what they want, be who they want, and connect over what they love. We continue to build out Tumblr as a platform for free expression, individuality, and human connection. That's why we need smart, humble, funny people to keep Tumblr growing. We're big enough to give you the resources you need and still small enough that you can work on things that matter. Come work with us.

Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands that people love - that is built by taking Yahoo and AOL, fusing them and producing massive media and technology company operating at massive global scale. Tumblr, an integral part of Oath - through Yahoo - sits at the intersection of technology, trends and expression. Tumblr provides the unique opportunity of working as a Start up engineer inside an established technology giant in New York City.

We build and manage platforms for petabytes of data, Tens of thousands of events per second streaming data, and provides machine learning platforms for forecasting, user behavior projections with machine learning. We are looking for interns to take on well defined, self contained problems and contribute in this space, this summer. Interns are individual contributors to the organization. Through compelling data mining, machining learning, and visualization algorithms, they gain knowledge and make decisions from data, and help our company to build better and more secure platforms products. Working alongside top engineers across Oath, the internships will be based in New York City.

We have exciting job openings for Summer Interns who are ready to make a significant impact - specifically in the back end engineering platforms, products and services for Tumblr's Engineering platforms. On a typical day, the interns would:

* 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

Qualifications:

* Actively enrolled in a BS, MS, or PhD Program 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:
* Familiarity with Java, PHP, Python
* Familiarity with Machine Learning algorithms and technologies.
* Experience building or maintaining databases (MySQL, Hive, etc.)
* Experience building or maintaining Big data & streaming systems (Hadoop, HDFS, Kafka, etc.)
* 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

Oath 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. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

Oath 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. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

Currently work for Oath? Please apply on our internal career site.

About Verizon Media Group

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

Verizon Media Group

New York, NY, USA

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