Google User Experience Design Internship, Summer 2018

Join us for a unique 12-14 week internship that will take place Summer 2018.

Applications are due by January 22nd at 11:59pm PST.

Our team will review applications on a rolling basis and it’s in your best interest to apply early. All hiring will be completed by April 2018. Thank you for your patience while we consider your application.

Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: Seattle, WA, USA; Mountain View, CA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA; Boulder, CO, USA; New York, NY, USA; Irvine, CA, USA; San Bruno, CA, USA; Cambridge, MA, USA

Design and user experience (UX) are at the forefront of everything we do. The job of a Designer is to envision how people experience our products and bring that vision to life in a way that feels inspired, refined and even magical. In a Designer role, you’ll take on complex tasks and transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use solutions for billions of people around the world—from the first-time user to the sophisticated expert. Achieving this goal requires collaboration with teams of other Designers, Researchers, Engineers and Product Managers throughout the design process—from creating user flows and wireframes to building user interface mockups and prototypes. At each stage, you will anticipate what our users need, advocate for them and ensure that the final product surprises and delights them.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology’s greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

Responsibilities

Motion Designer:

  • Create motion studies for enhancing usability, interaction, storytelling and delight.
  • Work closely with UX partners and product managers to ideate and define.
  • Work closely with engineering to integrate into products.
  • Work closely with research to test and inform user experiences.

Visual Designer:

  • Produce quality design that accurately reflect a visual design language or brand guideline.
  • Understand of typography, color, grid, and composition. Demonstrate best practices for pixel-perfect production considerations and methods.
  • Use a broad range of style that can be consistently executed with an aesthetic personality or voice that is consistent, though not restricting.
  • Develop and communicate underlying concepts that inspire design implementation.

Interaction Designer:

  • Produce and test interaction flows and mocks that accurately communicate product functionality to product, engineering, and visual design team members.
  • Pair research with an intellectual curiosity that encourages testing and iteration is essential.
  • Understand modern web and/or mobile environments such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Android UI, and iOS UI, as well as how the technologies of each can be used to further enhance the overall experience.
  • Appreciate aesthetic details.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after completion of the internship.
  • Currently pursuing a BA/BS degree in graphic design, human-computer interaction, computer science, or related field and graduating in 2018, 2019 or 2020.
  • A design portfolio that demonstrates design principles for web and/or mobile platforms.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a MS degree in graphic design, human-computer interaction, computer science, or related field and graduating in 2018, 2019 or 2020.
  • Demonstrable proficiency with design tools (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, After Effects, Quartz Composer, Framer Studio, etc.) and familiarity with front- end engineering and/ or working with engineers.
  • Ability to apply brand visual assets in a user interface context and understanding of user-centered design principles.
  • Solid analytical, creative and visual thinker with excellent communication skills, both verbal and visual.
  • Strong design background in fundamentals along with relevant internship work, work experience, or personal project experience outside the classroom in interaction, graphic design or motion design.
  • Authorization to work in the United States.

February 8th: 2018 AIGA Design Job Fair for students and recent grads

Are you a design student or a newly minted graduate? Join us for AIGA/NY’s 2nd annual mini-job fair! Its speed networking meets the design industry not another portfolio review. Come by and introduce yourself. Meet reps. from New York’s top creative organizations, companies, agencies and studios and learn about the advantages of working at their company. Ask what a typical day is like for their designers, find out about all the office perks and hear what their creative directors look for when they hire new talent. You will discover what is unique about each situation and why you might want to work for one or more of these companies.

Details and Registration here:
http://aigany.org/event/2018-job-fair/

NYC Media Lab VR/AR Talk

The Queens College Tech Incubator is having Amy Chen from NYC Media Lab come to Queens College to talk to students about their organization and opportunities for students, particularly related to VR/AR. The presentation will be at the Campbell Dome on Jan 25th, from 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm. All QC students are welcome to attend.

RSVP via the link below:

https://goo.gl/forms/ASYeRpyKyKcY3tzT2

To learn more about NYC Media Lab:

http://nycmedialab.org/

SIMON & SCHUSTER SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (Paid)

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

Description:

The Simon & Schuster Internship Program offers students a chance to explore the world of book publishing with a behind-the-scenes learning experience. Though interns work within specific departments where they are able to explore all aspects of the business.  The program is then supplemented with speaker presentations, mentoring relationships, and networking opportunities.

Interns are placed within specific imprints or divisions on either the adult or children’s side of the business based on interest, experience, academic coursework, and the Simon & Schuster business needs. Past assignments have typically been within editorial, marketing, and publicity departments.

Interns will both shadow and work alongside publishing professionals. They will also attend meetings and events and participate in weekly lunch and learn programs designed specifically for the intern class.

The summer 2018 session will run for 8 weeks and will allow interns to work a full 35 hour work week.

Qualifications:

To be considered for the internship program a candidate:

Must be a currently enrolled student (Juniors and Seniors or graduate students preferred).

Must submit an application with cover letter through the Simon and Schuster career site at www.simonandschuster.biz/careers

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States after graduation; Completion of the application assumes eligibility to work in the United States.

Should have strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Must have a passion for books and an eagerness to tell us about it

Must have a great attitude and desire to learn

APPLY ONLINE

McCann New York 2018 Summer Internship

 

McCann NY 2018 – Summer Internship

New York City, NY

 

The Role

Get ready to roll up your sleeves and be immersed in the fast-paced, ever-changing, incredibly fun world of advertising! During this 10-week program, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the advertising business, work collaboratively in teams to solve a business challenge, create an integrated marketing campaign for a current or prospective client, and truly be valued as a junior member of your team.

You will take part in weekly Learn & Lunch sessions, starting with an exploration of the various departments within McCann. Additionally, you will participate in many training programs offered to McCann employees.  Interns that successfully complete the program will be considered for full-time positions upon graduation. For more information and to learn more about us, please visit www.mccannny.com.

 

Who you will be

  • Must be a rising senior, graduating senior, or graduate school student
  • Have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA
  • Demonstrate a passion and desire to be in advertising
  • Creative, collaborative and innovative thinker
  • Enthusiastic and organized
  • Strong writing and presentation skills a must
  • Relevant MS Office experience required
  • Knowledge of the digital landscape and social media
  • Prior internship experience in a related field a plus
  • For creative internships, a creative portfolio is required, as well as intermediate knowledge and the ability to work in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop is required for Design and Art Direction interns

 

How to apply for this internship

  • 1) Fill out a formal application online at https://mccanncareers.silkroad.com/
  • 2) In a short paragraph, please answer the following question: “What brand plays a meaningful role in your life, and why?” Please be sure to attach it to your online application.
  • 3) Create a 30 second video that answers the question: “What would you bring to the table if you were to intern at McCann?” Please upload your video to YouTube and provide the URL in your application so that we can access and view it. You can create the video in any style you’d like, have fun with it!

If you have a department preference, please let us know. For more information about the different departments within an agency and how they function, please visit http://aef.com/building-talent/industry-roles/:

    • Account Management
    • Project Management
    • Strategy
    • New Business
    • Human Resources
    • Finance
    • Creative
      • Art Direction
      • Copywriting
      • Design
      • Integrated Production

The Application Deadline is March 15, 2018.

We look forward to all of your responses, and promise to read them all! Due to the high volume of applicants, we kindly request your patience during this process. Final decisions will be made by April 15, 2018.

Please note: Applications without the short inspiration paragraph, a video and a portfolio (for Creative intern candidates only) will not be accepted.

 

The Company

McCann New York is the headquarters of McCann Worldwide, one of the world’s largest advertising agency networks with operations in over 120 countries. The agency opened in 1912 with Truth Well Told as its founding — and enduring — creative philosophy. As we have enhanced this strategy-based creative approach to keep it relevant in today’s multichannel brand communications world, we have strengthened our ability to unearth consumer insights, highlight behavioral brand truths, and create innovative multiplatform experiences that help our clients’ brands play a meaningful role in consumers’ lives.

 

McCann is an EEO/AA M/F/Disability/Vet Employer

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Job LocationNew York, New York, United States

 

Broadcast Production 2018 Summer Internship at J. Walter Thompson New York

J. Walter Thompson’s distinctive ten-week paid summer internship program will allow you to gain experience in multiple departments across the agency. During your internship, you will have the opportunity to work on real-life projects: from developing concepts and ideas, to presenting a pitch and executing a final product. You’ll experience life in an advertising agency!

Some highlights of our program include our speaker series, volunteer initiatives, mentorship program and networking opportunities.

If you find yourself nodding your head as you read this, and you believe you may share our pioneering attitude, then we invite you to apply for our Summer 2018 Internship Program!

The internship program will run from June 4, 2018 through August 10, 2018.

J. Walter Thompson NY is looking for interns to join the Broadcast Production team. The right candidates will be able to provide creative solutions while having a business mindset. We’re looking for students who are detail-oriented, resourceful, innovative, focused and able to embrace challenges with imagination and flair.

Responsibilities are as follows:

  • General support for Broadcast Production department
  • Searching and sourcing video footage
  • Attending sessions
  • Assisting producers with director searching

Requirements and Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited university as a rising senior
  • Proven effective written and oral communication skills
  • Must be excited about the field of production in an advertising agency
  • Should be intelligent, polite with a strong work ethic
  • Highly organized and self-directed
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
  • A passion to make and discover new things
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Strong personality, a sense of humor and positive attitude are a must

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2018.

Include cover letter, resume and link to online portfolio in application
APPLY ONLINE

Digital Production 2018 Summer Internship at J. Walter Thompson New York

J.Walter Thompson’s distinctive ten-week paid summer internship program will allow you to gain experience in multiple departments across the agency. During your internship, you will have the opportunity to work on real-life projects: from developing concepts and ideas, to presenting a pitch and executing a final product. You’ll experience life in an advertising agency!

Some highlights of our program include our speaker series, volunteer initiatives, mentorship program and networking opportunities.

If you find yourself nodding your head as you read this, and you believe you may share our pioneering attitude, then we invite you to apply for our Summer 2018 Internship Program!

The internship program will run from June 4, 2018 through August 10, 2018.

J. Walter Thompson NY is looking for interns to join the Digital Production team. The right candidates will be able to provide creative solutions while having a business mindset. We’re looking for students who are detail-oriented, resourceful, innovative, focused and able to embrace challenges with imagination and flair.

Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Assisting Digital Producers, User Experience Architects, Executive Digital Producers, and the Director of Digital Production with day-to-day needs on website builds and banner builds
  • Assisting the Digital Studio Manager with resourcing developers, QA managers, and technical leads
  • Assisting in overall department organization including department status and weekly resourcing

Requirements and Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited university as a rising senior
  • Proven effective written and oral communication skills
  • Must have a polished, professional demeanor
  • Highly organized and self-directed
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
  • A passion to make and discover new things
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • A sense of humor and positive attitude are a must

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2018.

NOTE: if you’re interested in applying for our Creative program, please visit us at http://jumpstart.jwt.com/

At J. Walter Thompson we create pioneering solutions that build enduring brands and business. We have been connecting brands with consumers and creating engaging stories that shift behavior for over 150 years. We currently have over 200 offices in 90 countries that contain 10,000 of the brightest minds in the business. We owe our growing success to the adoption of a set of simple principles we refer to as the 4 C’s: curiosity, collaboration, creativity and courage. It is the embodiment of these traits that makes J. Walter Thompson unique. It is also what we look for in potential new hires.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

APPLY ONLINE

Include cover letter, resume and link to online portfolio in application.

Planning 2018 Summer Internship at J. Walter Thompson New York

J. Walter Thompson’s distinctive ten-week paid summer internship program will allow you to gain experience in multiple departments across the agency. During your internship, you will have the opportunity to work on real-life projects: from developing concepts and ideas, to presenting a pitch and executing a final product. You’ll experience life in an advertising agency!

Some highlights of our program include our speaker series, volunteer initiatives, mentorship program and networking opportunities.

If you find yourself nodding your head as you read this, and you believe you may share our pioneering attitude, then we invite you to apply for our Summer 2018 Internship Program!

The internship program will run from June 4, 2018 through August 10, 2018.

J. Walter Thompson NY is looking for interns to join the Planning team.
Planners at J. Walter Thompson are crucial in blending research, analytics and creative best practices for building thoughtful and inspired campaigns. They are champions of collaboration with all internal stakeholders to drive campaign strategy, and bring the client along on the journey to superior brand communication and audience experience

The right candidate will be able to provide creative solutions while having a business mindset. We’re looking for students who are detail-oriented, resourceful, innovative, focused and able to embrace challenges with imagination and flair.

Requirements and Qualifications include, but are not limited to:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited university as a rising senior
  • Proven effective written and oral communication skills
  • Must have a polished, professional demeanor
  • Highly organized and self-directed
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
  • A passion to learn new things
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office
  • A sense of humor and positive attitude are a must

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2018.

NOTE: if you’re interested in applying for our Creative program, please visit us at http://jumpstart.jwt.com/

At J. Walter Thompson we create pioneering solutions that build enduring brands and business. We have been connecting brands with consumers and creating engaging stories that shift behavior for over 150 years. We currently have over 200 offices in 90 countries that contain 10,000 of the brightest minds in the business. We owe our growing success to the adoption of a set of simple principles we refer to as the 4 C’s: curiosity, collaboration, creativity and courage. It is the embodiment of these traits that makes J. Walter Thompson unique. It is also what we look for in potential new hires.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law
APPLY ONLINE
Include cover letter, resume and link to online portfolio in application.

Jump/Start 2018 at J. Walter Thompson New York

At J. Walter Thompson we create pioneering solutions that build enduring brands and business. We have been connecting brands with consumers and creating engaging stories that shift behavior for over 150 years. We currently have over 200 offices in 90 countries that contain 10,000 of the brightest minds in the business. We owe our growing success to the adoption of a set of simple principles we refer to as the 4 C’s: curiosity, collaboration, capability and courage. It is the embodiment of these traits that makes J. Walter Thompson unique. It is also what we look for in potential new hires.

Jump/Start is a global, 12-week paid, quarterly program, open to students (not just advertising) and young creatives from any background, looking for their big break.

Anyone can have great creative ideas, but Jump/Start will teach you how to apply your creativity to real clients and real situations. If you’re passionate, innovative and want to get ahead of the competition, then apply.

Learn more at https://jumpstart.jwt.com/

APPLY ONLINE 

Include cover letter, resume and link to online portfolio in application.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

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 Include cover letter, resume and link to online portfolio in application.