Software Engineering Intern

Company Name: 
Software & Web Development
Post Date:  
Contact Email: 

A little about Oath

Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.

Our mission

  • Build brands consumers love
  • Build platforms customers love
  • Build a company talent loves

A Little About Us
In this Summer Intern position, you will work on the Yahoo data processing infrastructure part of User Data and Analytics team in our Champaign, Illinois office. Our team structure encourages trust, learning from one another, having fun, and attracting people who are passionate about what they do. 

A Lot About You
If you are looking to prepare for your Computer Science career, what better place than Yahoo. We are looking for great talented Software Developers in their Junior year that can contribute to the development of our exciting next-generation products. If you are excited about learning the lifecycle of a Big Data project - Architecture, Design, Coding, Testing, Launching, Monitoring and Automation, this is the place to be. We are looking for problem solvers, the capability to work independently as well as with a team, and the willingness to learn.

Your Day
Design new Big Data systems/features, increasing performance, automating processes, forecasting loading, designing and implementing tools for large data set issue analysis and verification. Our environment runs within Yahoo’s Hadoop Grid using both Java Map/Reduce and PIG languages as well as shell scripting, Python, Java, and mobile application development. 

Aspects will include:

  • Work with Big Data pipelines and technologies
  • Big Data Design Engineering: Work to create highly reliable data applications
  • Analyzing Big Data job performance and efficiency to meet our ongoing business demands
  • You Must be in last 3 years of Computer Science or related major, with strong record of academic achievement 
  • Knowledge of software engineering: processes, tools (e.g.: programming proficiency in a language (Java, C++), methods
  • Familiarity with object-oriented programming concepts
  • Knowledge of SQL and relational databases
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving, multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent team working capability
  • Experience using UNIX/Linux systems a plus
  • Experience with development in Java and/or Python a plus

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, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for all 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 by contacting us at, or call us at 1-866-772-3182.

Submission of this information is voluntary and refusal to provide it will not subject you to any adverse treatment.

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

To apply, please visit: