When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

You’ll be front and center, hands-on and contributing your creative energy, and the skills and experiences you’ve gained in your degree program to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive through the course of this 10-week experience. You will take part in meaningful work and real-life projects within the Corporate Strategy: New Business Incubation organization that will help you grow both professionally and personally throughout the program. You will have the opportunity to work side by side with leaders to champion, develop, manage and drive key relationships that are critical to the success of our business and impact our customers. You'll learn from the best minds in the industry and improve your knowledge in an environment that’s dedicated to industry superiority.

In this internship, you may have the opportunity to:

  • Support our New Business Incubation team within the Professional Services organization that’s part of our Robotics Business Technology group.
  • Increase your exposure to multiple industries such as Utilities, Construction, and Telecommunications.
  • Obtain an FAA Part 107 certification for the privilege to fly drones commercially.
  • Projects could include participating in training (virtual or on-site), processing data captured by drones into 3D models, and thermography.
  • Increase your exposure to drone and sensor technology in a variety of business applications.
  • You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and be in good academic standing to be considered.

If you are interested in other roles and locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings as well in order to be considered.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree program majoring in Engineering, Robotics, Aeronautics, or a related field, with an expected completion date between December 2022 and June 2023.
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.
  • Willingness to work in Portland, OR.

Even better if you have:

  • Excellent analytical and strategic thinking skills.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Proficiency, or a desire to learn, in one or more of the following areas: photogrammetry, workflow analysis, thermography, and/or post-data acquisition processing.
  • Knowledge of consumer, enterprise or telecom products and market.
  • Strong leadership, presentation and technical skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical or religious reasons).

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