The Walt Disney Company
Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That's because we're always finding new ways to interact with fans - however and wherever they connect with sports. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.
ESPN Global Data Team is responsible for collecting, analyzing and innovating on all data that can be used for targeting, analytics & personalization across ESPN. Through TV, Web, Mobile/Tablet and Over the Top devices, we reach over 100 million users each month, worldwide across our award-winning portfolio including ESPN.com, ESPN App, Fantasy, WatchESPN, ESPN Radio, Cricinfo, and more.
The Global Data Strategy & Program Management organization works within our Sales & Marketing organization to bring new ad products and personalization strategies to market that increase monetization, improve advertiser performance and give our Fans a better experience on our properties.
A Day in the Life:
As an intern in The Global Data Strategy & Program Management group you will play a significant role in defining and enforcing operational efficiency across the Global Data Team for new and existing ad products. This role will aid with communication and knowledge management, technology and vendor utilization and advertising technology governance.
What You Bring to the Role:
Ability to breakdown complex programs or problems into manageable and executable work streams from conception to completion
Ability to facilitate and document discovery sessions, develop detailed project plans, summarize and track plans in a digestible format for teams and executive level readouts
Desire to learn the Ad Technology space including but not limited to ad servers, data management, viewability, xdevice solutions.
Desire to learn new and existing ESPN technologies to support project management, communication and knowledge management efforts
Self-starter, detail-oriented and strong proficiency with Excel
A positive, respectful and professional approach to one's work environment
Prior internship experience in marketing, advertising and/or ad technology
Program or project management experience (can include course work)
Enrolled as a junior, senior or graduate student in an accredited college/university in the semester prior to the internship
The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
The length of this internship is 10 weeks, and the approximate dates are June 11 - August 17, 2018. Interns will work 40 hours per week and need to provide full availability throughout the internship.
This position is located in New York City, and interns must provide their own housing.
Must provide own transportation to/from work.
ESPN is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.
The Walt Disney Company
Website : http://thewaltdisneycompany.com
The mission of The Walt Disney Company is to be one of the world’s leading producers and providers of entertainment and information. Using our portfolio of brands to differentiate our content, services and consumer products, we seek to develop the most creative, innovative and profitable entertainment experiences and related products in the world.