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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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

Education Requirements: 

  • 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