Internship

Intern - Production & Project Management

Activision

Remote / Virtual 09-02-2022
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Production & Project Management Internship

Your Platform 

At Activision Blizzard we are dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences, driven by our company values and passion, Activision Blizzard creates worlds with the focus to entertain the universe. We are looking for talented and innovative students to join our team for the 2023 summer. All interns will receive a meaningful project and an unparalleled experience. We'll provide the tools and resources you need to learn. The challenging and creative work you do throughout your internship will directly impact the team you are contributing on.

All interns will be given the choice to work remotely or relocate to the internship location. The company will cover relocation services and will provide a living student to supplement housing, utility, and office supply costs.

Player Profile 

Must be a current student pursuing their bachelors, masters, or PhD and graduating December 2023 or later.
• Available for a 12-week internship starting in late May or late June.
• Passionate about learning what it takes to be a successful engineer in the video game industry.
• We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications ? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.

Internship Opportunities

Production Intern: join one of our production teams as they support our games in real time. This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who enjoys problem solving and fast paced environments. In this role you'll coordinate with Producers, Artists, Engineers, Designers, and members of QA. Additionally, you'll assist in tracking of tasks, document decisions, and assist the production team with administrative requests, archive game assets in a centralized system.
• In depth experience with project management showcased through school projects on previous employment.
• Knowledge of Excel and Jira or other project management software.
• Experience leading a development project.
• You are familiar with Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies, specifically Scrum.
• You possess strong communication and interpersonal skills to work closely with many internal and external groups.
• You are passionate about video game development.

Project Management Intern: We are looking for a project management intern to organize and coordinate team projects with one of our core teams. As a Project Manager, you will act as a champion for the features your team develops and help to keep them on track towards delivery. 
• Understanding of project planning concepts, including waterfall, agile / scrum.
• Basic knowledge of planning and tracking tools such Smartsheets , Project, JIRA, Confluence.
• Skills for breaking down complex problems into manageable tasks.
• Ability to work with multiple collaborators, understand and document requirements, and track and report progress across projects.
• Keep leadership and partners apprised of status.
• In partnership with your team, leverage creativity and problem-solving to iterate on development processes.
• Create transparency, predictability, and consistency within your team.

Your Mission 
• Organize and monitor projects from beginning to end.
• Help the lead product management define and document specific features to be built.
• Keep leadership and partners apprised of status.
• In partnership with your team, leverage creativity and problem-solving to iterate on development processes.
• Create transparency, predictability, and consistency within your team.

Activision Blizzard is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color , religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against
on the basis of disability.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g40xnz-18-208-132-74-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Activision

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.