Visual/ Interaction Design Intern
Burlington, MA 
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Posted 6 days ago
Job/Internship Description

We are Signify, the new company name of Philips Lighting.

We're the world leader in lighting for professionals, consumers and for the Internet of Things. Our passion for sustainability makes us one of the top 10 greenest companies in the world.

Seethrough the eyes of our employees!

Working as a Visual / Interaction Design Intern at Signify is dynamic. You'll be working with a multi disciplinary team of industrial and digital designers, part of a 60+ group of designers spread throughout 3 global studios, working on best-in-class awarded design and with a vibrant brand with a vision for sustainability. We're greater together through peer learning in our globally diverse team, with different backgrounds and nationalities.

Working as a Visual/ Interaction Design Intern at Signify is dynamic. You'll make a big impact by thinking creatively and elevating the interaction design so that it looks, feels and behaves efficient, elegant and compelling. Achieving this goal requires collaboration with other Designers, Researchers, Engineers and Product Managers throughout the design process - from collaborating on interaction designs to translating them into visual design. You safeguard the qualitative implementation according to design intent. While doing so you have the responsibility to raise the cohesiveness and UX throughout our professional portfolio. We're greater together through peer learning in our globally diverse team, with different backgrounds and nationalities.

We are looking for an experienced Visual/Interaction Design Intern to reinforce our product and digital design team. As a Visual/Interaction Designer you have a passion for pixels, motion and prototyping. You make a big impact by thinking creatively and elevating the interaction design so that it looks, feels and behaves efficient, elegant and compelling.

As a Visual / Interaction Design Intern, you will work from January 11th to Jun 25th. These dates are not fixed and can be adjusted. This internship could also lead to a full time at-will position

What you'll do

  • Conceive Visual Interaction Design that (measurably) improves the core workflows of real users and delights them along the way.

  • Design user interfaces, create pixel perfect screens, assets and illustrations and animate micro-interactions for Interact software products. Develop visual mockups, prototypes and documentation that effectively communicate design intent.

  • Make use of and contribute to our design language system, coach junior team members and grow our UX competence.

  • Support UX researchers in conducting studies and effectively apply findings in your work.

What you'll need

  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and within the future

  • Must attach your portfolio as part of the application process

  • Must possess or currently participating in a Bachelor degree program in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Graphic arts or a related field. Master degree is preferred.

  • Experience in designing mobile (iOS/Android) and web applications.

  • Fluency with industry-standard design tools (Sketch, InVision, Figma, Adobe CS, Flinto, etc.)

  • Ability to create high fidelity interactive prototypes of screen flows that visualize micro-interactions / motion design when relevant.

What you'll get in return...

Join the company that has demonstrated, with design, that it can change the way we interact with light (think Hue!) and that will, going forward, define how light impacts our everyday life, be it at home, at work or in the public space. This is a unique opportunity for you to join the North American team of a truly global, international Design community, spanning the planet, with studios in Europe as well as Asia

What we promise

We're committed to the continuous development of our employees, using our learning to shape the future of light and create a sustainable future. Join the undisputed leader in the lighting industry and be part of our diverse global team. #LI-FM1 #WeAreSignify #SignifyLife


Concerning US based roles: Signify is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status. As an equal opportunity employer, Signify is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

 

Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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