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How would you like to work for a company ranked #1 among the 2018 Top 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights for our vision and for implementing this vision in everything we do? Empowering industry and people to create 3DEXPERIENCE universes to imagine, invent, and deliver disruptive solutions that advance sustainability in domains as large as energy, mobility of the future, cities, life sciences and high-tech is at the core of our purpose and DNA and why people are joining Dassault Systèmes.
Role & Purpose: The SOLIDWORKS User Experience Design team is multidisciplinary and made up of User Experience Designers, Graphic Designers, User Researchers, and Engineers who are responsible for the User Experience and User Interface of SOLIDWORKS and Dassault Systemes products. We handle a diverse range of products from Desktop CAD software to web applications and support a diverse range of interfaces including Augmented and Virtual Reality. You will support the UX design and content production efforts that can benefit from the perspective of a student user.
Job Title: User Experience Design Intern
Placement length: 6 months
Salary: £19,000 pro-rated
You will have to communicate your design and content proposals to a multidisciplinary team both orally and in writing. You will have the opportunity to (but not limited to) do the following:
Participating in research, planning, and design of functionality.
Creating wireframes and User Interface (UI) concept mockups & prototypes.
Helping to conduct user research and usability tests.
Coordinating with senior UX team members to ensure design and workflow consistency
Produce material targeted at future 3DbyMe users, e.g. tutorials, blogs etc.
Your Key Success Factors
You love products, you're obsessed with the detail, you're a people person
3D Design is an exciting, fun subject that users intensely care about and we want you to share that passion.
A proven track record of success as a Product Designer (or equivalent) ideally in a consumer product design business, good CAD and design skills will be an advantage
Experience driving large, complex product initiatives to successful completion, resulting in significant business impact
A results focused approach combined with a broad skillset including Alpha/Beta Testing; End User Testing; Analytics; UI Design; Competitor Analysis; Defining Quality and user acceptance Metrics
You make complex things simple to understand
You should have working knowledge of wire framing/prototyping tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe XD, Balsamiq, Sketch, lnVision, UXPin, Indigo Studio, or other similar tools
Experience with 3D printing would be a bonus.
Possesses polished interpersonal skills, strong self-motivation and maturity.
Highly organized and precise.
Ability to sketch and express ideas quickly and fluidly.
Ability to discuss design ideas and design rationale, both orally and in writing.
Applications for this role close on the 17th of April 2020