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Seniors and recent grads: UI/UX job with startup

UI/UX Designer
Engineering | New York City

Peach Street is a fintech startup looking to redefine the homeownership experience – starting with how you pay your mortgage. We are a small team of engineers from Google, Facebook, Instagram, and Twilio who are using technology to improve the mortgage servicing experience for both homeowners and lenders. After raising a seed round from large venture and strategic investors, we’ve built our initial product and are about to close another round to accelerate our growth. We are looking for the first in-house UI/UX designer to work with Product and Engineering on a slick user experience to help homeowners understand and pay their mortgages.

Our design stack includes Sketch and Zeplin.

Responsibilities
● Work with Product to deliver high fidelity product UI mockups from defined Critical User Journeys
● Develop mocks for use by Front-End Engineers on mobile web, iOS and Android.
● Determine the usability of new and existing product flows and make actionable suggestions for improvement

Ideal Background
● 3+ years of product design experience building UI mocks or in UX optimization capacity.
● Strong communicator. Able to work cross-functionally to balance product and technical requirements.
● Experience with one or both of the following: web application design, mobile application design.
● Experience in a fast paced startup environment and know how to maximize the impact of your time.

Express Interest
● Email co-founder of Peach Street: Eric – eric@peachstreet.com

 

 

Winter Advertising Internship

Queens College Design has obtained funding to provide 5 internships in creative departments of advertising agencies during winter session 2019. This internship program runs from January 2nd-23rd (M-F, Fridays are half days that meet in the morning at The One Club) and come with a paid, 1000 stipend and the option of academic credit as a graphic design elective. This program is a partnership with The One Club

To find out more, come to the Information Session on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 during free hour (12:10-1 pm) in Klapper Hall 107. We will discuss the program and application process. Yes, seniors graduating in Dec. 2019 are eligible to apply.

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE 11/25/2019

To apply to the internship, please send an email to Professor Smith (Ryan.Smith@qc.cuny.edu) with Internship in the subject line.

  • a cover letter addressed to Ms. NiRey Reynolds expressing your interest in the internship–check for typos.
  • a resume–check for typos.
  • and a link to your online portfolio with 5-9 examples of your best work. The link needs to be on your resume and on your cover letter. Triple check your work to make sure there are no typos in your projects.

Funding for this program comes from the Kupferberg Center for the Arts and Queens College Center for Career Engagement and Internships

Facebook UX/UI Design Event

This event will be catered to those students who are interested in Product/UI/UX Design, Content Strategy, UX Writing career path.
 
Facebook Design is coming to New York City to host an event at the Facebook office, on Thursday, November 7th at 6:30 PM. We will have Product Designers, Haley Madigan, Andres Arbelaez, and Zai Aliyu hosting a presentation on “Introductions to Design at Facebook”before diving into “What I wish I knew before going into industry.”
There will be a chance to get your work reviewed, so please come prepared with work to show.
There will be food & drinks provided. 
To be selected for this event, please RSVP using the link below. The recruiter will confirm your attendance on October 30th, 2019. Please RSVP soon to guarantee your spot!
Event password: FBNYC19

Paid Spring Internship at MOMA

MOMA has a Spring 2020 Internship for all majors (Juniors through Recent Alumni) interested in an internship opportunity at the Museum. The internship is posted on HIREQC www.qc.cuny.edu/hireqc with all details. Once you have logged in with your CAMS ID you can use the search bar at the top of the page and retrieve the posting by inputting the job code #: 27202

 

Application Deadline:  10/18/19

Required Documents:  Essay, Resume, Letter of Recommendation, and Transcripts

Stipend:  $3,800 (Specific work hours & time commitment below)

 

In addition to submitting their resume on HIREQC, students are required to complete the MOMA application link provided on HIREQC.

About the Seasonal Internship Program

The Seasonal Internship Program provides undergraduate and graduate students and beginning professionals with practical experience in a specific area of museum work at The Museum of Modern Art. In addition to departmental work, each Tuesday interns participate in professional development activities designed to increase understanding of the Museum’s various collections, exhibitions, and departments. The Museum hosts approximately 25 interns per season in just about every department. Participants may arrange for academic credit through their school, but it is certainly not a requirement.

The Museum of Modern Art Spring 2020 internships require a commitment of three days per week, one of which must be Tuesday. The schedule for the three days is 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. One must have a minimum of two years of college completed (or equivalent) by January 2020 in order to apply.

Senior Design position at GroundTruth

Senior Designer
New York, NY

Link to job posting: https://www.groundtruth.com/job/odqtafwq/

GroundTruth is the leading global technology platform driving in-store visits and sales by leveraging location as the primary source of intent. We believe in the power of place. Build your brand, increase sales and grow your business by building off what real people are doing in the real world, mapped using our proprietary Blueprints technology. Through its data foundation, GroundTruth sees 2 out of 3 smartphone users in the U.S. and more than 30 billion physical visits annually across 21 countries globally. Learn more: www.groundtruth.com

 

We are looking for a Senior Designer with advertising experience to join a small but energetic creative team. If you have a minimum of 5 years of experience in designing advertisements for desktop and mobile, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

 

Reporting to the Manager, Creative Services, the Senior Designer will work closely with VP, Creative, Manager in Creative Services, Account Coordinator, Account Manager, Campaign Manager, and Account Executive.

 

You will:

• Primarily focus on RFP creative requests and will be working closely with the VP, Creative

• Design creatives (banners, landing pages, rich media) for RFP creative requests

• Build demo rich media units to present our creative concept and to showcase our in-house creative capabilities while prioritizing for best performance and intuitive user experience

• Understand clients’ RFPs objectives/KPIs, GroundTruth’s products, and industry’s trends to design and recommend appropriate creative units for various industries including QSR, Retail, CPG, and more

• Participate in RFP strategy brief meetings for pre-sales accounts with Account Executive, Account Coordinators or Account managers

• Conduct researches of respective clients to write copy and design appropriately to match the client’s tone, voice, and branding

• Partner with a peer Senior Designer who specialize in data-driven creative insights to understand and apply best practices when designing mocks

• Design banners and build Rich Media for post-sales accounts using clients’ provided assets

• Manage clients’ expectations when working in post-sales by working closely with Account Managers

• Working closely with Campaign Managers to ensure proper deployments

• Prepare and participate in KOC calls for post-sales campaigns to review creative process, assets and concepts to meet clients’ objectives and KPI’s

 

You are:

• A team player who focuses in team’s and company’s success and not his/her own

• An expert in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)

• Organized and capable of prioritizing and multitasking in a fast-paced environment

• An excellent communicator and listener with a strong work ethics

• Opened to learn new skills while respectfully transferring your knowledge to team members

You Have:

  • 5-8 years of experience in design in digital space
  • A keen eye for color, layout, typography, visual hierarchy and most importantly – DETAIL
  • An intermediate knowledge in PowerPoint to design presentation deck
  • An intermediate knowledge in data analytics and Excel
  • An experience in UI/UX design on mobile

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

UX / UI Designer, Solidus Labs

UX / UI Designer – full time, NYC
Market surveillance and transaction monitoring tailored for digital assets
We are looking for a UX / UI designer to play a key role in shaping our ML-based products.
 

The Position

Solidus’ designers provide creative solutions to the rising challenges financial markets are facing in a blockchain-powered ecosystem, using user-focused design methods. From manipulation detection to case management, our product needs to be user-friendly, innovative, and beautifully designed for our clients who combat compliance challenges daily.

A strong candidate should have outstanding design skills and know how to translate complex technological solutions to elegant user interactions. She/He should feel comfortable with research tasks and remain focused on deliverables, while also having exceptional interpersonal skills that are needed when working in close collaboration with developers, data scientists, engineers, and clients.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 2+ years relevant design experience at a high tech, product-driven company
  • Experience designing digital apps and systems, ideally in the SaaS/B2B space
  • A strong portfolio that showcases work, illustrating involvement in web-based projects
  • Well-versed in design principles, typography, layout, UX, UI, and interaction design necessary
  • Experience in creating wireframes, user flows, process flows and sitemaps
  • Proficient in Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite and prototyping tools (like InVision) is a must.  Abstract version control and Zeplin.io is a plus
  • Strong team player, yet simultaneously able to work on independent initiatives
  • Basic understanding of data analysis and knowledge of HTML / CSS / JS is a plus

If interested, email careers@soliduslabs.com. Please include a resume and a portfolio.

CUNY Advertising Internship Program

 

https://maip.aaaa.org/aboutCUNY MAIP 9.24.19 Flyer FINAL

Calling all Communications, Marketing, Advertising, and Design CUNY Students! Join the 4A’s and Anomaly to learn about the Multicultural Advertising Internship Program (MAIP).

Applications for MAIP are currently open. Students selected for the annual 22-week fellowship program (12 weeks of virtual online training and a 10-week agency internship experience) will hone their skills in advertising disciplines including account management, art direction, design, media planning, strategy, UX/UI and more!

96% of MAIP fellows get a job in the industry within 4 months of completing the program. Learn more about the MAIP Fellowship and apply here

Join us on September 24 to meet MAIP staff, previous fellows, and agency partners!

Please RSVP by September 20. Attendees must bring a photo ID to enter the building.

Motion Design Intern

Motion Design intern

Hello Monday is looking to add a talented motion design intern to our cozy New York team.

We are looking for someone with solid experience in Cinema 4D and After Effects. UX/UI experience a plus.

You will be designing for digital experiences and products that range from websites to emerging technology in augmented reality, virtual reality, and artificial intelligence. As an intern you will be a fully integrated member of the team and have the freedom to pursue any and all interests.

Accepted applicants work side by side with our Creative Directors, Art Directors, clients, and Producers. Six month internships are available.

Please send resume, with a list of software you use. If you have a reel, send a link, including breakdown, and/or PDF portfolio attachments to us. No phone calls please.

Email intern@hellomonday.com

Creative Tech Intern, American Museum of Natural History

Duration: Fall 2019 3 months (part-time, start and end dates are flexible)

Description:

Science Visualization Group at the American Museum of Natural History is looking for an intern who is creative, independent and technically strong. In this internship, you will work on a touch-based interactive and maintenance of the Museum’s multiplayer VR experience in the special exhibition. Your work will be overseen by creative technologists/designers. Stipends are available.

Requirements:

Experience with rapid prototyping of touch-based interactive applications, preferably using game engines (Unity, Unreal) or Web stack (HTML, CSS, Javascript).

– Can take early-stage ideas and quickly implement them into minimally functional prototypes

– Familiar with responding to constraints and incorporating feedback into an iterative design process

– Familiar with user testing techniques, processes, and evaluation

– General experience in designing user experiences and interfaces

– Experience or interest in using interactive applications in a museum context

To apply, please send your portfolio and/or CV to svg@amnh.org