39 days agoIBM

2020 Co-Op - Visual Designer

  • Internship
  • San Jose (Santa Clara)

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.

Visual designers communicate intent and meaning through visual experiences to incite understanding and action from people. They translate functions and information into emotionally compelling and desirable experiences.

Auto req ID

284389BR
Required Education

High School Diploma/GED
Role ( Job Role )

Designer
State / Province

CALIFORNIA
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

SAN JOSE
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

Interpreting research insights and building understanding of the subject matter to design for user and market resonance
Designing visual experiences that unify and exemplify the convergence of user/market insights and IBM brand/design language
Translating structural information into visual forms that make information compelling, easier to understand, and actionable
Communicating through nuanced use of color, tone, layout, composition, imagery, typography, interactions, and motion
Unifying all visual elements as part of one experience and one IBM brand philosophy to tell a consistent and compelling narrative
Designing for accessibility
Making ideas come to life through imagery and visual representations of concepts at various levels of fidelity

Country/Region

United States
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Excellent collaboration and communication skills
Attention to detail in the language and relationships of design elements in the experience
Proficiency with tools such as Adobe Creative Cloud, Bohemian Sketch, and prototyping tools
Familiarity with design systems
Degree in Graphic/Visual Design, Communication Design, Motion Design, or related field

Secondary Job Category

Design
Eligibility Requirements

n/a

Position Type

CO-OP
Early Professional Track

Designer
Location Statement

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
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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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
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