Summer Intern - UX Designer in Dubai

Summer Intern - UX Designer
IBM
Dubai UAE

Job Details

Updated on 2019-09-16

Introduction

At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems.

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for a UX Designer to design software and platforms that meet users’ needs. You will combine user interface and workflows to enhance user experience. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp users’ needs and solve problems. A portfolio of successful UX or other Graphics projects is a plus. Ultimately, you will make our products more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain users.

Responsibilities

  • Understand product specifications and user psychology

  • Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback

  • Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success

  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs

  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems

  • Work with UX/UI designers to implement attractive designs

  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers

  • Keep abreast of competitor products and industry trends

  • Design Banners, icons, and graphics

Required Professional and Technical Expertise

The Successful Applicant must have/be:

  • Experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer at https://resources.workable.com/ui-designer-job-description , Graphic Designer or similar role

  • Portfolio of design projects is a plus

  • Background in research

  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture

  • Experience with design and prototyping software (e.g. Sketch, Adobe Experience Design or Figma, Invision)

  • Proficient in graphics software such as Adobe Illustrator

  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus

  • Problem-solving attitude

  • Analytical mind with a business acumen

  • Excellent communication skills

  • BSc in Design, Art, Computer Science/Engineering or a related field

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise

N/A

About Business Unit

Fueled by cognitive technologies, more than 150 SaaS offerings, and real-time insights, the Global Markets team delivers embedded expertise to help our clients make better decisions and deliver innovation as they engage with their customers, partners and suppliers. Join us to continue to drive innovation with the most comprehensive portfolio for enterprises across industries.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

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.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

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

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.

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