UI/UX Design Internship

TEAMS Chicago

 

Not your everyday internship

We are looking for UI/UX design students looking for hands-on experience for 3 months or more. You will gain real-world experience and develop an intuitive sense for understanding users, creating beautiful, intuitive layouts, and working on production programs, including working directly with clients.

 

US

TEAMS Design is an award-winning, multi-national Design firm with studios in Chicago, Esslingen, Hamburg, Belgrade, and Shanghai. Our work ranges from housewares to industrial tools, from forks to forklifts. We are known for our brand-wide approach, often developing whole product lines. 

CHICAGO

The Chicago studio is a creative environment in a light-filled, open loft with a great view of the city's famous skyline. Centrally located in West Town, we’re nestled in the middle of a creative warehouse neighborhood that's home to art and design studios, architectural salvage stores, and two pro sports teams.

 

What you’ll be doing while you are at TEAMS.

  • Learning good visual skills, critical judgment of visual detail through participating in critiques with team members.
  • Learning the ability to create and improve layouts, wireframes, visually compelling designs.
  • You must be self-motivated and passionate about design in this fast-paced environment.
  • You’ll learn why great communication is a key skill for advancement.
  • You must have the ability to think on your feet -react and problem-solve on the spot, and you’ll learn why.

 

Specific Skills Desired

  • Student in an accredited graphic design or UI/UX program.
  • Verbal communication and showmanship skills.
  • Storytelling skills.
  • Excellent skills in Adobe Creative Suite, HTML, CSS, and Javascript.
  • Working knowledge of SharePoint webpage design, SharePoint forms development, MS Visual studio knowledge.
  • Experience with PHP and Joomla frontend is a plus.
  • Aesthetic skills, critical judgment of form, and visual detail.
  • Self-motivated and passionate about design.
  • English proficiency required German or other languages a plus.

 

APPLY

  • Please be sure to include a complete portfolio with your resume to help our selection of interview candidates.
  • Please keep email attachments under 10MB or send an online link to your portfolio.
  • We would also appreciate a cover letter (which may be your email) that explains what job you are applying for and why. You may submit your materials via a cloud-based file transfer such as Hightail, Dropbox, Google Docs, or post on your own FTP or portfolio site.
  • Please send your application to [email protected]
  • Please apply via email only. No phone calls, please. You will hear from us, but we'd appreciate your patience due to the number of applicants.

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