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Technology Internship - Summer more...
Location:Washington, DC
First posted:February 27, 2017 (last updated 4 weeks 22 hours ago)

Job Description

Job Description and Responsibilities:

WUSA-TV, the TEGNA owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC seeks a talented individual for our 2017 Summer Technology Intern Program

Responsibilities of the Technology Intern include :

  • Assists Technology team with specific tasks as directed to ensure availability and operation of the computer network, servers, work stations, mobile devices and associated equipment;
  • Works with IT team on troubleshooting, updating, maintaining and repairing desktop and laptop computers;
  • Under the direction of the IT staff, observes, participates, and assists with installation, configuration and integration of computer systems including broadcast equipment;
  • Helps staff in triaging and assisting end-users with desktop and mobile device issues.

Do you consume news 24/7? Want to learn what it takes to produce daily content? Interested in shaping the future of the media industry? Apply for our Summer 2017 Intern Program!

TEGNA is a large, public media company with a portfolio that includes 46+ TV stations. We're committed to developing the next generation of media industry leaders. Our paid internship program gives students an opportunity to explore career paths across TEGNA. Participants will gain valuable real-world experience alongside some of the most senior and celebrated journalists in the country and have the chance to build a network that will be invaluable throughout their careers. Come join us in the adventure!

  • Produce engaging content for all platforms
  • Use social media and other tools to understand audience's needs
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn as much as possible about a career in media
  • Assist as needed in the newsroom

Job Requirements


  • Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university; preference is for juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who will be rising seniors during their internship summer
  • Strong basic computer skills and knowledge of desktop PC based systems and mobile devices
  • Must possess excellent communication and organization skills, professional demeanor
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with dynamically changing priorities 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working independently and relying upon judgement in carrying out responsibilities
  • Technical ability to work in a mukti-platform environment
  • Some familiarity with standard office, editing or television production systems and environments 

**NOTE: TEGNA does not guarantee full-time, permanent employment upon completion of the internship program.**

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of (please use the apply button below), the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and G/O Digital, a customized local digital marketing company. For more information, visit (please use the apply button below).

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Intern
  • Location: Washington , DC
  • Job Type: Information Technology, Media - Journalism - Newspaper
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/27/2017

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