We’re Hiring 3 Spring Interns

Want to work in a newsroom that combines reporting, writing, data analysis, computer science and a general sense of irreverence? FiveThirtyEight is hiring college students or recent graduates to work as paid interns in our New York office this spring in three positions:

Arsenal Is Wasting What Remains Of Mesut Özil’s Prime
Wednesday October 16, 2019

Unai Emery moved to the Premier League with an impressive resume. He managed Sevilla to three consecutive Europa League titles from 2013-14 to 2015-16, and he helped Paris Saint-Germain return to its perch atop the French soccer pyramid in 2018. His arrival in North London was mostly met with hope and goodwill. Arsène Wenger’s stewardship […]

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Politics data reporter. This intern will help our politics team as it ramps up coverage of the 2020 election. The internship will be a mix of writing, reporting, research, data-mining and fact-checking.
Video/motion graphics. This intern will conceive and research topics, as well as animate, edit and produce videos for our site and social media distribution. Basic animation or motion graphic skills with some experience shooting and editing video is preferred.
Data visualization. This intern will design, edit and produce static graphics to accompany articles. The ideal candidate will have experience making data graphics using design tools such as Illustrator or programming languages such as JavaScript, Python and R. General comfort with numbers is essential, as is experience with spreadsheet software such as Excel.

Cardinals QB Kyler Murray wins NFC Offensive Player of the Week
Wednesday October 16, 2019

Rookie quarterback Kyler Murray was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week on Wednesday for his Week 6 performance, making him just the second Arizona Cardinals rookie to take home that honor. Murray threw for 340 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions on Sunday in a 34-33 win over the Atlanta Falcons. He didn’t […]

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Internships are 10 weeks long, and interns can work up to 40 hours per week, but we can work around your class schedule. All three interns will work at the center of a world-class, collaborative newsroom, and all three will have the opportunity to contribute bylined work to the site.
For more information and to apply, please use the following links:
Politics data reporting intern
Video/motion graphics intern
Data visualization intern

Significant Digits For Thursday, May 2, 2019
Thursday May 02, 2019

You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the numbers tucked inside the news. For even more facts, figures and discussion, check out our live FiveThirtyEight Politics podcasts in Texas this month. 50 weeks in prison Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, was sentenced to 50 weeks in prison after having been ousted from the […]

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