Summer 2020 MarketWatch Software Development Internship

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Job Description:

Summer 2020 MarketWatch Software Development Intern

MarketWatch needs an intern!! Handling over 150 million page views and 30 million unique visitors monthly, MarketWatch.com is one of the leading financial media sites on the web. You will work alongside business stakeholders, product owners, and developers to build highly interactive, dynamic and data driven applications for Dow Jones.

What our intern should be interested in:

  • Working hard, asking tons of questions, and making mistakes (and then learning how to fix them)
  • Working on a website visited by 30 million people each month
  • Having your project go live and get used by actual users
  • Working in an Agile team environment
  • Working with popular AWS technologies
  • Working on new stuff instead of horrible legacy code
  • Seeing how a tech team works in a large organization

What our intern should be competent in:
  • Working towards a bachelor's degree in Technology, Computer Science, or a related field, with at least two years of school successfully completed.
  • An object-oriented programming language (C#, Java, etc.)
  • Web based technologies such as Node, npm, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, REST, JSON, etc.
  • Prioritizing and managing their workload
  • Communicating their progress on tasks, and not being afraid to admit when something's blocking them or if they're having trouble understanding something

Things our intern should be familiar with (but it's ok if they don't have direct experience with them):
  • A frontend framework such as Vue.js, React, Angular, etc.
  • Understanding of microservices or service-oriented architecture
  • Agile Development concepts (SCRUM)

What our intern will walk away with at the end of the summer:
  • Experience with AWS and cloud architectures
  • Experience working on an Agile development and product team
  • Experience with a full software development lifecycle at an established company
  • Connections in Minneapolis, New York, and San Francisco
  • Tons of fun memories from working with our awesome team!

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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).

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Req ID: 19916


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