UI Design Internship - Webtrends, Portland, OR

1 Jun 2006 - 2:12pm
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Jeff Gothelf

Hello Everyone!

Webtrends is looking for a UI Design intern for this summer possibly continuing on into the fall semester. Job description follows.




User Interface Design Intern

WebTrends – Portland, Oregon
Thousands of web-smart organizations worldwide, including more than half of the Fortune and Global 500, depend on WebTrends to improve their web site conversions and optimize their marketing performance for maximum return on investment.

As the worldwide market leader for web analytics, WebTrends has become the trusted standard not only for award-winning technology, but also for a full range of consulting services and unmatched industry expertise.

Job Description
The User Interface Design Intern is an individual contributor in the Product Development Organization reporting to the User Interface Design Manager. This internship is a unique opportunity to gain hands-on product design experience working on software and web-based applications.

Primary Responsibilities
•Create wireframes in Visio, Adobe Photoshop and/or Adobe Illustrator
•Document designs in MS Word
•Translate requirements, creative feedback and direction into tactical designs
•Create prototypes
•Assist usability team with creating, administering and reporting on tests

Required Skills/Education
•Critical thinker with a strong sense for visual design
•Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash (nice to have), Visio, Omnigraffle
•Perspectives on current visual design trends, their impact on software design and end user interaction, and their implications for the design and development of enterprise software
•Strong communication skills and the ability to effectively engage and convey ideas to cross-functional technical and non-technical teams
•A basic understanding of web and software technologies
•Ability to effectively take direction and complete assignments
•Ability to effectively work within a team environment

College Coursework:
Jr or Sr. (or recent graduate) with focus on a degree in one of the following preferred: Visual Design, Graphics Design, Interaction Design, Interface Design, Product Design, Human Factors Engineering, Industrial Design, Computer Science or related programs

Minimum 3.5 GPA

Pay $14.00 - $18.00 per hour, depending on level of experience.

Hours: 25 -35 hrs week during summer, flexible to extend internship into fall term. (minimum 4 hour shifts)

Location: WebTrends, Downtown Portland, OR

To express interest in this internship, please email resume to recruiting at webtrends.com and reference UI Design intern in subject line.

Candidates should submit examples of prior design work if available. This is optional.

To learn more about WebTrends, please visit www.webtrends.com

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