NBC News & MSNBC Digital Tech Summer 2020 Internships – New York, NY

NBCUniversal - New York City, NY
Job Description

Internships may include (but are not limited to):

  • Digital Data Analytics
    • ​Updating reports, assisting with data automation, looking for trends and insights to help editors, producers and management understand performance.
  • Original Video
    • ​Assisting on video shoots, video editing, research and video distribution.
  • Digital Insights
    • Supporting the digital insights team in designing, conducting and analyzing primary research including surveys, in-depth interviews, focus groups, and user testing. The Digital Insights team works with NBC News, MSNBC and TODAY.
  • Digital Product Unit
    • Support the mobile and OTT app product team with user and market research, data analysis, writing marketing materials, preparing internal presentations and gathering requirements.
  • Audience Development
    • Keyword research, competitive research, data analytics, SEO (search engine optimization), google analytics, adobe analytics, google trends.
  • Creative Design/UX
    • Work with the Product Managers and Design Director to understand a project’s scope and design responsibilities. Collaborate across different disciplines to understand the challenges you will need to solve for. Work with the analytics and insights team to understand the audience and the impact of the solutions you will help create. Design wireframes and user flows in sketch. Create functional prototypes with higher fidelity designs to test with users. Occasionally write some code (markup/CSS in the case of web) and commit it to GitHub to see designs through to execution.
  • Software Engineering
    • Focus on the development of new code and features for our content systems, APIs, and video systems. Writing code, participating in system design, and helping build the systems that power NBC News's digital experiences.
  • Data/Graphics
    • Build interactives, charts, maps, illustrations, graphics and more to tell the news in a compelling and thoughtful way.
  • Artworks
    • Use Adobe Suite and Cinema 4D to support daily graphic production.

Basic Qualifications:
• In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress
• Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal
• Need to be able to work on-site in New York, NY

Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit.

Deadline: Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by February 14, 2020.

Summer Internship Program Dates: June 2020 – August 2020

Desired Backgrounds Include: Digital/New Media Studies, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Graphic Design, Animation,
Journalism or Broadcast Journalism, Communications, Political Science, Production, Public Relations/Marketing, Social Media.

Desired Characteristics:
• Previous internship experience or on-campus involvement
• Strong interest in and demonstrated knowledge of current affairs
• Interns should have experience or strong interest in politics/government, and/or journalism.
• Ability to work effectively in a high-intensity environment, often under tight deadline pressures.

The NBCUniversal Internship Program is an experience like no other. We offer diversity of opportunities, with unique internships across our iconic portfolio of brands. Through unparalleled access to the best in the business, hands-on training & one-of-a-kind networking events, our interns have the chance to influence change. Our interns are ambitious, innovative and savvy; they shape the way we do things. Here you can contribute as content creators, problem solvers & innovators. Here you can learn the power and possibilities of media and technology. Here you can go far.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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