Technical Writer Intern in Work From Home at Yahoo Inc

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

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Job Description

Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach nearly 900M people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love—from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news—with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.

We are looking for stellar talent in the form of technical writers, marketers, creatives and finance whizzes that can contribute to our outstanding team of interns this summer.

We offer a variety of internships to students who want jobs with real responsibility, outstanding training, and the chance to learn from the best through 1:1 mentorship in a small team setting. As an intern, you will gain valuable work experience while developing your skills and establishing a track record to set you up for a potential full-time position after graduation.

During the course of your internship, you will take part in an exciting lineup of intern events and engage in meaningful projects that significantly impact the success of our businesses. At the end of your summer, you will have the opportunity to present your work to our leadership and network with our hiring managers.

A Little About Us

Finance: Our Finance team provides our business partners and key collaborators with the operational support, insights, and direction on growing the business and are responsible for driving the financial forecast process and providing senior leaders with reporting and analysis on critical metrics.

Marketing: Our Marketing teams provide key user-level analyses on a wide range of products and consumer campaigns. Using internal tools and data-pulling skills, the team explores marketing and product impact on acquisition, engagement, and retention of new and existing users. They apply their in-house data expertise towards developing and executing valuable analyses to inform strategy.

Sales: Our Sales teams are responsible for building strong partnerships with our clients. They understand our ad technologies and are focused on continuously learning about new product features as they actively seek to expand our business.

Technical Writing: Our tech writing team helps drive revenue by ensuring that our advertising buyers and sellers can find the online help they need to answer questions and get them on their way to finishing a transaction. Their mission is to provide top notch writing and make the complex seem simple, while collaborating extensively across product, engineering, marketing and design. We have a well-oiled machine for onboarding people with little experience and will ensure that you have plenty of opportunities to shine and have impact.

You Are

  • Actively enrolled in Bachelor's, Masters or PhD program and have a strong record of academic achievement

  • Able to complete an 8-12 week internship

  • Detail oriented and use creative problem solving to find workable solutions

  • Passionate about technology or media and have demonstrated professional drive

  • A Technical writer, we love English majors! 

Yahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Yahoo is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form ( or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

At Yahoo, 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.

US Only: Please be aware that Yahoo requires all employees entering a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events) are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain and show proof of a vaccination to enter a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events).  Yahoo is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

The compensation for this position ranges from $45,760.00 - $135,200.00/yr and will vary depending on factors such as your location, skills and experience. The compensation package may also include incentive compensation opportunities in the form of discretionary annual bonus or commissions, in addition to equity incentives. Yahoo provides industry-leading benefits including healthcare, 401K savings plan, company holidays, vacation, sick time, parental leave and an employee assistance program.

Currently work for Yahoo? Please apply on our internal career site.

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