Engineering Internship Opportunities

Key Locations: Ashburn, VA; Basking Ridge, NJ; Irving, TX; Palo Alto, CA; Additional opportunities nationwide

At Verizon, our people are busy changing the world—tackling the toughest challenges in areas like healthcare, energy, public safety, and education. With an outward focus on our customers and integrity at our core, we're creating technology solutions that help businesses optimize their operations, families connect from anywhere, and whole communities leave smaller, greener footprints. The result?  Widespread impact on the way people live, work and play across the entire globe.

That’s why we need the best and the brightest minds to join our team. People like you— determined to push boundaries, drive real change, and help us create a smarter, better future for all.

A Verizon summer internship is a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm. It will be an experience that puts you front and center, allowing you to be hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive.  And because we know the value of your education, we pay you for the talent and solutions you bring to the table.

Verizon Internships will offer you the opportunity to be involved in meaningful work/projects; be exposed to daily operations; attend informational sessions; participate in networking activities with other interns, professionals, and business leaders. You'll learn from the best minds in the industry and have a unique opportunity to use your engineering knowledge and skills in an environment dedicated to maintaining industry superiority.  You will be introduced to useful tools and resources that will help you grow both professionally and personally throughout the program.

 Full time opportunities are available in areas including:

  • Access Transport Engineering
  • New Product Development
  • Global Network Management
  • Multimedia Network Technology
  • Network/Technical Operations
  • National Network Services
  • Growth Platforms (Cloud Technology and Machine-to-Machine) 
  • Wireless Device Testing
  • Network Operations (NOC/NRB)
  • Website Design
  • Desktop Support
  • Application Testing
  • Software development
  • Network Design and Optimization
  • Network Engineering



  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s/Master’s program for Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent major
  • Currently enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
  • 3.0 GPA or greater preferred
  • Strong analytical skills and solid communication skills
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Enthusiasm and eagerness to learn
  • Previous related internship/work experience preferred

Candidates are encouraged to apply by going to  Candidates must create an application and apply in order to be considered.  Start dates for these internship opportunities are typically in the spring/summer. 

Our recruiters will review your application for available opportunities at Verizon. If a possible match is identified, a recruiter will contact you to further discuss your skills and professional interests.


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