- Communication Skills
- Project Management
At Verizon Media, we connect people to their passions. With brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost, we help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. From XR experiences to advertising and content technology, Verizon Media is an incubator of innovation and is revolutionizing the next generation of content creation in a 5G world.
Verizon Digital Media Services brings together world-class technology to prepare, deliver and display content — so users can watch and enjoy on their terms. The purpose of our platform is simple. It delivers next-generation digital experiences for today’s demanding users, whether it be their favorite TV shows, catching up with friends via social media or shopping for the latest gadgets. Built on top of one of the world’s largest networks, our platform easily handles your users’ appetite for instant, secure and always-on media, anytime, anywhere.
Verizon Digital Media Services is seeking an intern in our Project Management Office (PMO). You will get to be a part of the day to day management of a growing and dynamic technology company. The VDMS PMO provides project management support to both software development and operations teams, giving interns the opportunity to touch a wide range of projects and initiatives. The ideal candidate is someone who has strong communication skills and who has demonstrated that they are a high performer, either through previous work experience, volunteer experience, or academic excellence. As a PMO, we work to promote a company culture of productivity, respect, openness and excellence. And we lead with a Servant Leadership mindset.
What you will learn
You will have an opportunity to participate in SCRUM team ceremonies and see how Agile methodologies are applied across various teams.
Participate in process improvement initiatives across the organization.
Gain hands on experience across various Project management frameworks - Kanban, Scrum, Program Management, Change Management
Develop best practices and skills for documenting and follow up on important actions and decisions discussed in meetings
Developing project charters, business cases, Milestone planning and schedules
Gain hands-on experience in industry-leading project management tools such as JIRA , Smartsheets and Confluence
Learning the Project Methodology process and assisting Project Managers with day to day project/program requirements
MUST CURRENTLY BE ENROLLED in coursework from an accredited University or College.
Demonstrated ability to engage in team meetings, activities, workshops and project work
We are seeking an intern who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in engineering, computer science, organizational management, IT, or related fields.
You should be a good multi-tasker, strong communicator, and an effective organizer.
An interest in pursuing a career in the field of project/program management.
A curiosity and enthusiasm for learning.
Ability to understand and follow instructions
Verizon Media 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. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form ( https://www.verizonmedia.com/careers/contact-us.html ) or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.
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