Insider Inc. is looking for a UI/UX Design Intern to join our Tech & Engineering team for 8 weeks. Internship starts on January 13th, 2020 and continues through March 6th, 2020. During this paid internship, you will work with a talented team of Product Designers, Product Managers, Engineers, and Test Engineers in our Product and Technology organization to design features that enhance our sites and editorial tools. You will grow as a designer by solving problems, gathering user insights, and evolving our brand. Application deadline is 5pm November 8th, 2019. Who you are:
You get excited about learning new things.
You are a strong problem solver who is always looking for solutions.
You are interested in working and innovating within a design system.
You are interested in collaborating closely with developers.
You have experience designing interfaces, wireframes, and prototypes.
You are familiar working with Sketch (or similar program).
What you will be doing:
Participate in an onboarding process that will take you through all of the different aspects and teams that make up the Tech and Product Organization.
Work with a mentor on your team to support your learning and development as a UI/UX Designer.
Follow UX best practices and educate peers on them.
Grow your research skills by creating and running user and A/B tests.
Experience how design fits into an agile environment, as a contributing member of one Feature “Story” Teams.
Help your team achieve their sprint goals by designing solutions and following implementation.
You are a great fit culturally if:
You have a desire to work collaboratively
You're an advocate for great user experiences
You're a self-starter and love taking initiative
You like to share ideas and can articulate design to a non-designer
You are a systems thinker
You are open to feedback and want to get better everyday