Internship/Praktikum: Designer (UX, Visual, Research or FED)
Your Role and Responsibilities
Still studying? Passionate about design? We’re looking for interns who will create delightful experiences for users in our Design Studio in Boeblingen (Stuttgart area).
IBM Design’s mission is simple: put the user at the center of our products. If you are a passionate problem-solver, able to empathize with users and turn that empathy into design insights, we want you to join us in creating design experiences. Join our talented designers and engineers to create new generation user interfaces and interactive prototypes for web and mobile applications. Discover and improve your skills in an agile development environment and learn to apply IBM Design Thinking in your daily work to collaborate effectively with different stakeholders.
Be part of an international product team, train your skills and expertise as Visual Designer, UX Designer, Design Researcher or Front-End Developer and gain insights in other design disciplines.
What you should bring:
- Understanding of human-centred design
- Solid understanding of usability, interaction design, visual design
- Experience with visual or interactive design tools
- Curiosity and and basic knowledge in web and mobile technologies
- English language skills (written and verbal)
Design Researchers will specialize in discovering, analyzing, and communicating user needs. They will use qualitative and quantitative user research to prioritize design work and communicate results to other members of the team.
User Experience (UX) Designers will craft experiences that connect people with our products and services in meaningful, enduring ways. Tools of the trade include market and user research, user journey, wireframes and prototypes.
Visual Designers will specialize in organizing information visually to engage audiences emotionally and communicate effectively. You will demonstrate exhibited skills in visual design principles including typography, layout, imagery, animations, etc.
Front-end developers will collaborate with designers and engineers to generate ideas and make design concepts tangible. Tools of the trade include web and mobile programming skills as well as a basic knowledge of design concepts.
Portfolio with work examples required.
Location: Boeblingen, Stuttgart area, Germany
Duration: 6 months
When applying to this offering, please upload your CV as well as:
1) Cover Letter including your availability (earliest start / latest end date)
2) University enrollment document to prove that you are still studying
3) Your latest transcript of records
4) Passport and residency & work permit for Germany (all pages please / if required)
5) Portfolio with work examples
Required Technical and Professional ExpertiseUnderstanding of human-centred design, solid understanding of usability, interaction design, visual design, experience with visual or interactive design tools, curiosity and and basic knowledge in web and mobile technologies, English language skills (written and verbal), portfolio with work examples
Preferred Technical and Professional Experiencesee above
Required EducationAssociate's Degree/College Diploma
Preferred EducationAssociate's Degree/College Diploma
Eligibility RequirementsCandidates applying for this position should be students enrolled at university
About Business UnitDigitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.
Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
State / ProvinceBADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG
City / Township / VillageBOEBLINGEN
IBM Business GroupCLOUD
Primary job categoryOther
Secondary Job CategoryUnassigned
Role ( Job Role )Student/Intern
New Collar RoleYes
Early Professional TrackTrack unaligned
Travel RequiredNo Travel
Company(0161) IBM Deutschland Research & Development GmbH
Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?No
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