Tangible UX, a
boutique user experience design consulting firm is looking for an Interaction
Design Intern to join our small team. In this position you are expected to
foster and support a collaborative, innovative culture, and will work closely
with visual designers, design researchers, web developers, and the principals
of the company, Erin Malone, James Young and Bruce Charonnat.
-You have a good understanding of user centered design
principles and a basic practical knowledge of applying these principles to the
design process. You understand the collaboration process between the UX design
disciplines (visual design, interaction design, design research and web
development) during the product design and development process.
-You will be accountable for delivering wireframes and
interaction prototypes for design review, testing and iteration.
-You will be able to explore various alternative ideas
with guidance on appropriate solutions from a senior designer or company
-You may play a support role to one or more designers.
-You ensure the quality of your deliverables through
submission for testing and proactively requesting design reviews. You will seek
out the assistance of other interaction designers on a project or the company
principals to ensure interaction specifications are appropriate for the context
rapidly prototype your design solutions a plus
-You have a basic technical knowledge of HCI and user
centered design practice with current graduate studies preferably in
Interaction Design, Industrial Design with an Interaction Design emphasis,
Graphic Design, Library Science, HCI, or other Computer Related Design
-You should be familiar with user interface design
principles, building web pages, HTML, page layout and basic web navigation
models. Ability to code a plus but not required.
-You must be able to work well under direction with
good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
-Previous Internships in relevant industries a plus
with field and lab-based usability research methodologies a plus
work independently and collaboratively
communicate design rationale and build consensus
prioritize and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced
This is a part-time paid position.
Candidate must be able to work on-site in a small home office with pets (cats
and a dog) in San Francisco. Send
resume & relevant experience to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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