UX/UI Design Intern (Spring 2022)

We are looking for a UX/UI Design Intern with a desire to work alongside experienced designers on projects that span research, digital web and mobile application, touch screen interfaces, and physical UX challenges. An ideal candidate has a desire to learn more about and contribute to the end-to-end digital design process. We are looking for a candidate who demonstrates an eye for visual design combined with a clear understanding of fundamental user experience and interaction design principles. Through this experience, the Whipsaw UX/UI intern will be focused on two projects at a time, within two different areas and will partner with the Experience Design Lead and other UX team members through the duration of their time at Whipsaw.

 

What You’ll Do

  • Interface with Experience Design team members to create seamless design solutions
  • Actively research design solutions and user applications
  • Concept exploration for diverse projects
  • Develop information architecture diagrams
  • UX Wireframing (low to high fidelity)
  • Visual Design explorations and detailing
  • Contribute to client presentations

 

What You’ll Bring

  • Completed or are in the process of completing your 3rd year of a User Experience, Interaction Design, or HCI program.
  • Exhibit sound problem-solving skills, strong attention to detail, an innate sense of good aesthetics, strong communication, uniqueness, and passion.
  • A selection of projects that demonstrates concept exploration, innovative solutions, and communicates problem-solving skills based on user research findings and an iterative design approach.
  • Demonstrated understanding of common design software with particular emphasis on Figma.
  • Important: You must have current documentation to work in the United States

 

About Whipsaw

Whipsaw is a product design and experience innovation consulting firm founded in 1999 and located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley. Whipsaw creates products and brand experiences for many diverse industries including housewares, consumer electronics, medical, and business products. Our clients range from startups to large international corporations. Our purpose is to make excellent products and experiences. Our solutions aim to support our client’s business objectives, with a goal to increase revenue, improve market position, and enhance corporate value.

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