Xerox Summer Intern: Creative Designer in Webster, New York
The Xerox Experience Design Group (EDG) is looking for a enthusiastic, motivated, creative, and self-starting candidate to join our internal design studio as a Creative Experience intern. This position requires a digital-savvy designer ready to envision create incredible two dimensional and three dimensional (2D and 3D) user experiences.
This position involves a broad range of responsibilities that support a group of designers to execute exploratory innovative designs for worldwide use and consumption. Our candidate will report to the Xerox Product Design Competency Manager and will receive mentorship from the Xerox Brand Strategy & Experience Design Principal as well as Senior Industrial Designers, UX designers and Human Factors professionals.
Provide internal support for the creative team across selected projects
Design, trend, lifestyle, user and ethnographic research
Create 2D and 3D visual user experiences and stories
2D conceptual ideation and sketching
3D modeling, photorealistic rendering, and animation and/or video short creation for virtual sharing and design development
3D design mock-ups and form study models
Product graphics support
Ability to direct external model makers to create design prototypes and appearance models
Audio and Video movie creation and editing
Ideal Candidate Qualities and Desired Skill Set
Enthusiasm and passion forcreative design and user experience story creation
Self confidence and actionoriented perspective in approaching creative design tasks
Self-motivated with theability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Concept creation sketchingand design visualization skills
Acumen on designopportunities and affordances for universal user consumption
Materials and processbackground
Exemplary verbal communication skills
Interest and knowledge ofthe current trends and contemporary styles in all aspects of creative design
Skills in design color,materials, and finishes (CMF)
Demonstrated proficiency ofSW tools vital to the design process (Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch Book Pro /Designer, etc.)
Proficiency and fluency in3D surfacing and CAD software
Familiarity with audio andvideo editing SW (e.g. Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Lightworks, DaVinci Resolve, etc..
Experience with SOLIDWORKS,SOLIDWORKS Industrial Designer required; Familiarity with Siemens NX a strongplus
Candidatemustbe majoring in aCreative Design disciplineandmustbe registering for fall2018 school semester to qualify.
All applications must include a digital portfolio sample or a linkto an online portfolio of work.
Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher for consideration.
Title: Summer Intern: Creative Designer
Location: New York-Webster
Requisition ID: 18001072
Virtual/work from home? No