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Product and UX Intern (Paid) (closed)

Job Description

We're looking for a Product and UX Design Intern to join our growing mixed discipline product team for 12-16 weeks starting immediately. Someone who is empathetic, passionate about solving real user problems, and viciously curious about everything. We love designers who think deeply, speak clearly, and crave collaboration and feedback.

We know you won't be the polish article yet, and that's fine by us. We just want oodles of passion, commitment, and positivity. In return, we'll help you on the way to become the design rockstar you're destined to be!

>>> What you’ll do

You'll be helping the product team across our whole design process from start to finish. We're still a relatively small, very agile team so there's really no limit to what you'll get involved with but as a taster -

User research - Helping to organise and run user research testing sessions, and presenting research findings and recommendations to the wider team

UX design - Working with the product team to help turn user insights into user journeys, wireframes, and prototypes

Quality assurance - Working with the product team to help ensure we're shipping our best work

Marketing and sales - Helping other teams create impactful email campaigns and presentation documents

>>> Who you are

You have a good knowledge of the design process and user experience best principles but always want to learn more

You're always curious about why something is designed the way it is and you are a massive user advocate - power to the user!!!

You can reel off a bunch of websites and apps that (in your opinion) have lovely user flows

You relish learning new things and turn to be a fantastic designer

You love sketching on paper first before using hi-fidelity tools

You’re a great communicator. You have the communication skills to help brainstorm initial design concepts and convey complex user insights

You are comfortable using Sketch and Invision

You understand the difference designing for desktop and mobile

About Homeshift

Homeshift is a growing tech startup that helps consumers combine ‘must have’ household services such as energy, internet and insurance into a single subscription, visualised on a home dashboard, to give consumers better value services, faster customer support and a simpler experience. We are venture backed by funds such as Seedcamp and prominent angels who were behind businesses such as Skype, Findaproperty and Prime Location.