University of Colorado Boulder Undergrad/MS Corporate Internship Opportunities

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Human Resources


DISH is a Fortune 200 company with more than $15 billion in annual revenue that continues to redefine the communications industry. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge the status quo, including reinventing ourselves. We disrupted the pay-TV industry in the mid-90s with the launch of the DISH satellite TV service, taking on some of the largest U.S. corporations in the process, and grew to be the fourth-largest pay-TV provider. We are doing it again with the first live, internet-delivered TV service – Sling TV – that bucks traditional pay-TV norms and gives consumers a truly new way to access and watch television.


Now we have our sights set on upending the wireless industry and unseating the entrenched incumbent carriers.


We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.


Opportunity is here. We are DISH.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

DISH’s summer internship is a comprehensive program designed to expose students to the media entertainment industry through a project assignment that is both relevant and impactful to our current business initiatives.  At the conclusion of the summer, interns present the findings and recommendations of their project to executives, managers and peers.


Interns are considered a long-term investment. Those who display DISH’s core attributes of curiosity, pride, adventure and winning are considered for full time employment.


We are currently recruiting for internship positions in the following functional areas:

  • Accounting
  • Content Acquisition
  • Customer Retention
  • Finance
  • Hardware Engineering
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Operations 
  • Product Management
  • Public Relations
  • Sales
  • Software Engineering

Further information can be found at; navigate to “Where do you fit at DISH?”


Highlights of the Program

  • Competitively paid, full time (40 hours per week) summer internship in Denver, Colorado
  • Executive exposure – brown-bag lunch and learns, networking events
  • Direct experience with multiple facets of the DISH business
  • Fully furnished housing option
  • In-depth look at our business, including 3 weeks with customer facing exposure
  • Three-member support team consisting of a carefully selected mentor, manager and executive sponsor
  • Wide variety of social activities including hiking a 14,000-ft mountain
  • An opportunity to present your recommendations and findings to company leadership


Skills - Experience and Requirements

Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree or Master's degree (non-MBA) program with an expected graduation date between December 2018 and August 2019.


We have a different philosophy at DISH. We believe the critical thinking skills you learn in college can be applied across a variety of business functions, regardless of your major. More than your education and previous work experience, we look for individuals who are bright, energetic and ambitious.  At DISH, hard work is rewarded with limitless opportunities. This is what sets us apart as an employer.


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