Broadcast Engineering Intern (Summer 2024 - NYC, LA or Remote)


Hauppauge, NY, US, 11788





Emerging Talent at Paramount

College students, start your career at the forefront of culture and conversation and work for entertainment's most iconic brands!

Our Summer Internship Program offers endless ways to explore careers through an immersive 10-week, well-rounded paid program that encourages students to bring their passions and insights to work. Most importantly, the program acts as a pipeline for future opportunities.


Exciting perks tailored just for you!

  • Speaker series with industry experts
  • Unique networking opportunities & social events 
  • Complimentary Paramount+ with Showtime subscription during your internship
  • Workshops on crafting your resume, nailing interviews and career strategy
  • 1:1 mentorship, volunteer opportunities, on-the-job learning and so much more!


Types of Roles:


Video Engineering & Distribution Internships

Location: Hauppauge, NY 


The Media Engineering & Distribution department is responsible for all Paramount Global broadcast platforms including audio, video, control systems and IP infrastructure as it relates to broadcast and distribution services. The team design, procure, build, and manage both software and hardware-based solutions, built upon both on-prem virtualized and public cloud infrastructure.



  • Video, Media or Electrical Engineering as a preferred field of study
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word
  • Experience in Data Analysis
  • Interest in Media and Video processing


Broadcast Engineering  

This department is responsible for the production and editing of shows recorded at the CBS Broadcast Center in NYC. We support all broadcast systems including audio, video, control systems and IP infrastructure as it relates to broadcast specific equipment. We interact with vendors for both support and procurement. This department is presently engaged in constructing some new audio rooms and post production editing suites for a resident client. 



  • Electrical Engineering as a preferred field of study 
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD. 
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word. 
  • Experience with Audio or Video  


Broadcast Distribution  

Broadcast Distribution is responsible for the transmission of the CBS Network to 240 affiliates. Our department also provides all inbound contribution transmissions for Sports, News and Entertainment. 



  • Communications as a preferred field of study 
  • Knowledge of advanced excel features  
  • Interests in statistic to drive change 
  • Experience in Data Analysis  
  • Highly organized  
  • Interest in television or media 


Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.




Hiring Salary Range: $$20.00 - $22.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.


Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


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Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty