At Uncorked you will have real client and product experience, meaningful work and the chance to collaborate with expert mobile designers and developers directly. Uncorked Designers must be skilled at bringing projects to life, from concept to post-launch support. This process includes everything from conceptual sketches that support specific use-cases to visual design explorations that translate into production ready assets. As an Uncorked Design Intern, you will report to the Creative Director and will be an integral part of a growing team focused on product design and development. Ideal candidates will have an understanding of the details required for mobile production including: device-specific graphic preparation (Retina, standard iOS, Android, WinPhone devices), naming conventions, working within fluid development cycles and visual QA.
Primary tasks will include working on real products, designing mobile interface features, and cutting design assets for mobile apps and web projects. Tasks may also include wireframing, blog posting, proposal creation, and front-end coding with HTML and CSS if applicable. Internships at Uncorked are typically three months in length, but can vary depending on school schedules and/or previous commitments.
Requirements / Qualifications:
Strong designer – strategic, interactive, and visual
Adept with Adobe Creative Suite
Ability to communicate design considerations (both written and verbal)
Knowledge of mobile UX principles and limitations
Commitment to team structure and philosophies. At risk of sounding cliche, candidate must be a team player.* Ability to take initiative and work independently
Ideal Candidate has experience with:
Mobile application design + web design
Web interface design
Interactive physical spaces
Open to designers of all levels. Ideal candidate is in the process of obtaining or has recently earned a related degree, but passion and ability matter far more than degrees and diplomas.
Please email your resume, cover letter, and link to portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org referencing the Designer Intern position.