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UX / UI Internship – My EventMate – New York

My EventMate is a smart, first-of-its-kind professional and social matchmaking app that enables users to pre-screen a list of attendees, connect and pre-plan meetings (through swiping, matching, and messaging) before attending an event. It effectively empowers users to make meaningful connections more efficiently and reach their goals faster. This platform can be used for all events such as conferences, networking events, trade shows, or music festivals and large private parties. We are on track to be in the App Store by May and have already secured partnerships will large events and festivals such as Ultra Music Festival, WeWork NYC events, as well as others.

Description

We are looking for a talented UI/UX Designer Intern to design and build amazing user experiences and interfaces for our mobile application products. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and intuitive design, possess superior UI skills, and the ability to translate requirements into interaction flows and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.The UI/UX Designer should have a solid understanding of design principles, modern/intuitive user interfaces and should stay up to date on modern design standards and trends. The UI/UX Designer should be able to streamline different processes into an ultra-user friendly, clean, and modern format that is intuitive and attractive.

Responsibilities

  • Research and implement intuitive UI design across mobile application products
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, mockups, and interactive prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Develop UX flows, end-to-end user experiences, and UI specifications
  • Create, organize, and update design style guide for mobile applications
  • Define a consistent UI design framework across multiple product platforms
  • Research interaction design trends
  • Participate in product, platform, and technology discussions
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  • Present and convey details and purpose of designs to internal teams
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Work side by side with developers to implement new UI features
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Design, Computer Science, Graphic Design, User Experience Design, related field or equivalent experience
  • Design experience for mobile applications
  • Mobile responsive design
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Photoshop, Illustrator, and other visual design, interactive, or wire-framing tools
  • Strong knowledge of usability patterns, best practices, and interface design
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, please send your CV and your cover letter to sidd@myeventmate.com

Alex
I’m a Founding Partner of Bamboo Crowd. I help our clients invest better in people and scale through Engine. I solve recruitment challenges and help our clients source the best talent across operations, business development, programme management, and technology. Ask me about good films, beards and hip hop.