How far would a movie company go to fend of movie pirates and put a stop to their scheme which is causing the company billions of money in potential income? Â Well, Warner Bros. through its Anti-Piracy division is going as far as recruiting students to spy on activities on private Torrent Sites.
If you’re an “IT literate” student who has experience participating in those torrent sites, you might want to apply for this internship at Warner Bros. Who knows it might open up other income-generating opportunities for you, right?
I mean what job could possibly be the best for you if you’re a student, which according to Warner Bros are very experienced with private Torrent Sites?
The job deals with both digital and physical piracy. And if you apply land the job, you’re responsibility include making trap purchase and maintaining accounts on those sites. Â You will also be scouring the Internet looking for illegally posted and used Warner Bros. and NBC Universal content. Â You will also be responsible for sending out take down and infringement notices to violators.
And guess how much Warner Bros. is willing to pay for this internship? – Â Â£17,500 salary for the 12 month internship that will start on July 2010. Applicants are required to study a degree in a computing related discipline and programming experience with Java or JSP and PHP, Perl or Python is seen as a bonus.
Deadline for submission of application is on March 31. Interested with this cool job? Better send your application now.