UX/UI Graduate Intern - Austin, TX (17000V4W)

  • Company: Dell
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Posted: October 19, 2017
  • Reference ID: R11955
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User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) Intern, Graduate Austin, TX

Do you want to play a role in transforming IT and building the digital future? If yes, this opportunity will expose you to the next evolution of IT transformation. Dell's Experience Design Group (EDG) is seeking a candidate for a usability/user experience intern to be part of team in Austin, TX. In this role you will work across the Experience Design teams helping bring together the world's deepest portfolio of End User and Enterprise products by representing the user in our product design.

You will be a part of the UX/Usability team and assist in creating and implementing world-class experiences for Dells hardware and software. We are seeking usability interns that have the confidence to lead research to understand user groups, their tasks, work environments, mental models, competitive landscape, and the rapidly evolving IT landscape. In this role you will need to demonstrate boldness in working with other designers to deliver exceptional and game changing experiences through a collaborative user-centered, iterative design process. Finally, you must exhibit the strength that will inspire and guide teams towards this objective by evangelizing exceptional experiences throughout the organization with clear research results, solid recommendations, and definitive designs.

In summary, you will play a key role in understanding and driving the key experiences that help create technologies that drive human progress by collaborating with our users, partners, and customers to create new opportunities that solve the problems that we don't yet recognize.

Responsibilities
• Help form project conceptions
• Design, conduct, and present research
• Prototype concepts (hardware or software)
• Work in teams both internal (usability & design) and external (marketing & engineering)
• Contribute to product specifications
• Learn and apply user-centered design principles

Required Skills
• Software: Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
• Coursework: Research Methods, Introduction Human Factors/HCI/Ergonomics, Statistics
• Pursuing a Masters or Advanced Degree with an accredited university OR an undergraduate degree with previous internship experience

Preferences
• Experience with Usability methods (e.g. Task Analysis, Expert Reviews/Heuristic Evaluations) and Survey design
• Experience with prototyping tools (hardware or software)

Why work with us?
-Life at Dell means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology
-When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution
-Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationship
-We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential
-Our team members health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work

Dell is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind:
Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.

Job Family: Interns
Job ID: R11955

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