Intern - User Experience (UX) Designer
Location: Redwood City, California US
Job Number: 25350
Position Title: Intern
Intern - User Experience (UX) Designer
The Informatica User Experience (UX) team propels the design and usability of a broad spectrum of data-integration and data-management products. We are a globally diverse, world-class group of designers and researchers responsible for shaping user experiences and innovation initiatives company-wide. We are creative, collaborative, and fun to work with, and believe in recruiting the best. We care deeply about work-life balance and growing careers.
As an Intern at Informatica, you will be exposed to innovative culture, challenging work and a fast moving, results oriented environment. Join our User Experience team to tackle real-world projects which impact the way people within organizations, from IT professionals to business users, interact with and use data.
Solve big, complex problems, while collaborating in an exciting high-paced environment, with other highly professional designers and researchers.
Informatica’s internships last 10-12 weeks during the summer months. We are currently hiring for the May/June 2019 timeframe and will be located in Redwood City, CA.
The successful candidate, under the close mentorship of a senior practitioner, will be responsible for:
- Delivering UX designs while working closely with cross-functional teams to create innovative user experiences for new and extended data-management offerings.
- Participating in stakeholder interviews and design workshops
- Synthesizing results from user research into coherent designs
- Creating information architectures, task flows, user interaction models, wireframe screen flows, prototypes, detailed designs, design briefs, design specifications and guidelines with direction from senior staff
- Fostering a fun, creative, collaborative spirit
- 0+ years of experience designing user interfaces and user experiences for web-based products
- Graduating between December 2019 and June 2020 with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related discipline (UX, HCI, Industrial Design, Cognitive Psychology, Graphic Design, etc.)
- A portfolio that demonstrates your design talent including conceptual models, navigation and user flows, information design, and mock-ups
- Awareness of user-centered design product development
- Proven ability to generate end-to-end designs - from concept through production detailing
- Awareness of UX design guidelines and design specifications
- Proven effectiveness working in cross-functional teams, either in courses or on-the-job
- Demonstrated proficiency with wireframing and prototyping tools, such as Axure, Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop, Balsamiq, etc.
- Awareness of user-research methods, analytics, and other insights to guide product direction
- Demonstrated aptitude to learn quickly. An excitement to grow and a professional
- Demonstrated written and verbal skills
City: Redwood City
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At Informatica, We “DATA”. We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to become more agile, realize new growth opportunities, lead to new inventions resulting in intelligent market disruptions.
A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth and advancement.
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