UXD Designer Summer Internship 2018

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA Boston MA US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Fidelity Investments
  • 18 Mar 18 2018-03-18

UXD Designer Summer Internship 2018

UXD Designer Summer Internship 2018

We are currently seeking talented individuals interested in user experience to join our fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture. This is a hands-on learning experience with opportunities to work on a team design project and gain exposure to the day-to-day business of the User Experience Design group. You will have the opportunity to apply your background to compelling, real world design challenges.

The Expertise We're Looking For

  • Undergraduate or graduate students with Interactive Design, Architecture, Industrial Design, Graphic Design and Human Factors majors or similar majors preferred.
  • Rising juniors and seniors, or enrolled graduate students. During your 10 week internship, you will have the opportunity to learn the full UXD process by practicing and experiencing all levels of various skills including design fusions, usability testing and prototyping. In addition, you will participate in Design Thinking workshops and contribute to a final group project featuring your team's design concept and solution. The presentation will have been the basis for actual future products.

The Skills You Bring

  • You are creative, imaginative, and talented with an online portfolio to showcase your work
  • You bring a strong, work ethic and a collaborative spirit and a sense of humor to the job
  • Your passion and knowledge about design, interaction design and user research shines through
  • Your detail-orientation and organizational skills enable you to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • You are a critical-thinking problem solver who loves a creative challenge
  • You understand customer needs, motivations and behaviors
  • You have hands-on design skills in sketching, wireframes, persona development and visual design, front-end development, and user research.
  • Your skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc), Sketch and image creation is a plus
  • You are familiar with HTML and CSS and with the basics in HTML5
  • You have a desire to create and execute persuasive and innovative design solutions
  • Your ability to collaborate and iterate in a fast-paced design- build cycles

The Value You Deliver

You will be responsible for designing Fidelity Investments' award-winning websites, mobile and desktop applications and digital products.

How Your Work Impacts the Organization

Our 200 person team of elite user experience professionals works collaboratively with the business and technology teams to design and deliver online experiences that enable our customers' financial success.

Opportunities at Fidelity

  • Competitive compensation provided
  • Network with design professionals and business executives
  • Attend an UXD All Hands Meeting: A full-day mini-conference covering the latest trends and topics in User Experience Design and an opportunity to meet and socialize with others across the UXD team.
  • Participate in a Fidelity Community Service Day
Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Process and Deadline: Please apply on-line at fidelitycareers.com. Please apply by March 30, 2018. Applicants who have been selected for an interview will be contacted 1-2 weeks after the application deadline. Online Portfolio required