41 days ago IBM

2020 Co-Op - Content Designer

  • Internship
  • Austin ( Travis )

Job description

Start dates for this position are in January 2020 and end in June 2020. Candidates applying must be registered in an undergraduate degree program in order to be considered eligible.

Content designers create and communicate meaning throughout product or service experiences for users and customers. They primarily do this through researching the subject(s), writing, curating, and editing content for accuracy, clarity, and usability. They help people understand the value of IBM solutions and guide users with messaging that helps them achieve their goals across the product experience. They also localize content for specific audiences and markets.
Auto req ID

285156BR
Required Education

High School Diploma/GED
Role ( Job Role )

Designer
State / Province

TEXAS
Primary job category

Design & Offering Management
Company

(0147) International Business Machines Corporation
Contract type

Internship
Employment Type

Full-time OR Part-time
Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

No
Travel Required

Up to 10% or 1 day a week
IBM Business Group

CLOUD
Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree
City / Township / Village

AUSTIN
Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Modeling and formatting content into viable, feasible, and desirable solutions
Researching and studying the subject and context to inform content
Writing, curating, and editing content for accuracy, clarity, and usability
Simplifying complex content for users
Creating content that drives user actions
Demonstrates ability to evaluate and design for the interactions between language and design elements to construct a logical, compelling narrative throughout user/client journey
Defining and applying consistent voice and tone throughout content journey
Defining content goals and journeys based on user or customer goals
Country/Region

United States
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Excellent communication skills with a passion for great storytelling
Foundational understanding of UX design and design research
Excellent collaboration skills with a persistent curiosity
Attention to detail in the language and relationships of design elements in the experience
Localizing content for specific audiences and markets
Basic research skills to measure and analyze efficacy of content
Degree in Writing, English, Journalism, Communication, Information Design, or related field
Secondary Job Category

Design
Eligibility Requirements

n/a

Position Type

CO-OP
Early Professional Track

Designer
Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
New Collar Role

Yes
Introduction

Thomas J. Watson said it best: “Good design is good business.” Visualization is critical to discovering data-driven insights and effectively communicating that knowledge to others. Designers at IBM work to create experiences that work together, work the same, and work for our clients. Does the thought of creating the platform at the heart of solutions like Watson, Blockchain, IoT, and Security excite you? If so, read on!
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