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ViacomCBS Summer 2021 Video Software Engineer Intern, in United States

REF#: 37596


JOB TYPE: Paid Intern




CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet,, GameSpot,, Metacritic and Chowhound.

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Division Overview:

Do you have a passion for Sports? Do you love to code? If you answered yes, then CBS Sports may be looking for you! CBS Interactive Advanced Media provides live and on-demand video to hundreds of colleges. We are part of CBS Interactive's portfolio of multiplatform brands, which includes, premier Fantasy offerings, high school sports leader MaxPreps, 247Sports, Scout, and Sportsline. CBS Interactive Advanced Media is looking for an experienced Software Developer for our engineering team.

Role Details:

We are seeking a highly motivated software engineering intern to join our robust forming video engineering team. This role will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of the CBS Sports Digital live and on-demand video streaming platforms.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Collaborate with the team to maintain existing product features

  • Support and improve core software infrastructure that powers live and on-demand video workflows

  • Coordinate with various internal and external business and technical partners to categorize and analyze our digital video content library


  • This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines

  • Full-time, 40 hours per week



  • Experience developing software with Javascript NodeJS

  • Previous exposure to structured Software Development Lifecycle processes and procedures

  • Technical analytical, debugging, and problem-solving skills

  • Strong desire to learn new technologies and techniques

  • Proven organizational, time management, and prioritization skills

  • Currently working towards a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related software engineering field

  • Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or boot camp

  • Must be at least 18 years old


  • Experience working with AWS services like Lambda, DynamoDB, and API Gateway

  • Experience doing application delivery at an online company in digital media or in the telecommunications industry or at a broadcast company


EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

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