Web Production Internship
Why Join Us?
We believe education is a key driver of change and upward mobility, so we want to make sure it can be as accessible as possible. See how we’ve evolved, and also know we aren’t stopping here. #Ambitious
We believe every person counts and every student deserves the best. That’s why we eliminated the back row. Instead, everyone gets a seat in the front row and becomes one step closer to their brightest possible future. We’ve built 2U up to what it is today with this core philosophy of No Back Row, so it’s a little important. Just a little.
We’re a group of fun people all striving towards the same goal within 2U. Our teams collectively produce the culture that we thrive in—one that promotes creativity and passion. Our culture is a key aspect to our success, so we’re constantly seeking talent who can bring our eight guiding principles to life.
Introducing the Web Production Team
The Web Production team’s main function is to build and maintain all our marketing sites through our custom built content management system (CMS). While keeping in mind accessibility, user experience, and site speed, we communicate between multiple stakeholders to ensure all sites are following best practices for web across multiple screen sizes.
Roles and Responsibilities
As the Web Production Intern, you will provide assistance on projects within web production, design and development, marketing, and UI/UX. Your tech savvy mindset will be beneficial when working on a range of projects with both the marketing and technology teams.
Things that Should be in Your Background
- Must be currently enrolled and in good standing in an undergraduate program, either part time or full time.
- Interest in digital marketing, digital media, and front-end web development are preferred
- Excellent communication skills—verbal and written
- Focus on achieving defined results, by being detail-oriented and exceeding goals and objectives
- Possess knowledge of front-end web development using HTML and CSS
- Knowledge of best practices for UX/UI
Other Attributes That Will Help You In This Role
- Ability to multitask, switch priorities, and be flexible
- Desire to collaborate with colleagues
- Ability to research and understand technical documents
- Comfort learning new skills and technologies in order to complete tasks
- Familiarity with content management systems
- Interest in researching new trends in web design and technology
- Have a general understanding of marketing and/or online marketing
- Ability to thrive in an environment of change while constantly adapting and evolving with our organization
This job is available in Brooklyn, New York and Denver, Colorado.
About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU)
2U partners with great colleges and universities to build what we believe is the world’s best digital education. Our platform provides a comprehensive fusion of technology, services and data architecture to transform high-quality and rigorous campus-based universities into the best digital versions of themselves. 2U's No Back Row® approach allows qualified students and working professionals around the world to experience a first-rate university education and successful outcomes. To learn more, visit 2U.com.
2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement
At 2U, we are committed to creating and sustaining a culture that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities of our employees. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by the ways in which we are different, as well as the ways in which we are the same.
Why It’s Great to Work at 2U
2U offers a high-energy work environment that’s both challenging and fun. We work hard, but our offices are casual and social places. We wear jeans to work and fuel brainstorming sessions with snacks and seltzer.
Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.