99.co is looking for a Design Intern to work closely alongside the design team to optimise UI/UX design planning and assist in developing backend processes to support product design. The intern will be well positioned to learn about designing for design systems, creating user experiences that are highly intuitive, while gaining exposure to the end to end process of a collaborative product design and development environment.
The role will also open doors for the intern to learn more about product design and the highly collaborative strategic design processes with our engineering team. Hence, you must be unafraid to learn aggressively while with us, be adept at understanding inter-departmental collaboration processes and most importantly have a stellar eye for detail.
What you'll do:
- Take ownership of design library and assets on SketchApp
- Learn about conceptual planning for design system
- Make continuous improvements on backend design processes
- Work closely with the team to support UI/UX design efforts for new product launches
- Assist the team to deliver on product timelines
- Groomed for participation in product design and development processes
What you are/have/will be:
- A believer in the power of objective-driven design to influence desired behaviour
- Highly collaborative and interested to work with a diverse group of passionate and curious people
- smart, hardworking, and proactive person that is not afraid to get stuff done unconventionally
- A clean design aesthetic and basic understanding/knowledge of how design and engineering impact each other
- An advocate of quality and polish in final solution
- Inclined to pursue bold ideas, yet still willing listen intently to feedback and maintain flexibility
- Averse to presenting something with easily preventable errors or that doesn't answer the requirements
- competent in managing multiple critical project timelines
- Demonstrate basic understanding of wireframing
- Bonus: able to display current online portfolio. Please provide a link in your application!