Intern - User Experience Designer - Summer 2022, Work From Home

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Intern - User Experience Designer - Summer 2022, Work From Home

Remote
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    ABOUT LUMEN

    Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

    THE ROLE

    LUMEN’S INTERNSHIP PROGRAM IS A PATH FOR CAREER READINESS IN THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION.

    Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period (June 3, 2022 - August 12, 2022) , our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.

    Lumen’s internship program is a fast-paced and exciting opportunity to gain professional experience within your field of study and career interest. Interns within the Marketing and Product Management Organization will be a part of an accelerated learning experience, to challenge skills learned in the classroom and develop new skills while working on active Lumen work projects.

    THE EXPERIENCE

    • INNOVATE – to deliver solutions to real business problems
    • TRANSFORM – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects
    • CONNECT – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.
    • IMPACT – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.

    Interns will connect to our company culture through community outreach projects, engage with our employee resource groups and be able to develop their professional skills and business acumen through frequent exposure to senior leadership, cutting-edge technology, groundbreaking projects, and a network of mentors and fellow interns. Come Intern with us and create the beginnings of a career right for YOU!

    JOB DESCRIPTION

    We are looking for an energetic and talented User Designer Experience Intern to join our nimble, data-driven, and fully distributed internal creative team. Responsibilities will include designing wireframes and prototypes for Lumen.com., conducting user testing studies, analyzing data, and compiling relatable findings.

    We are looking for a collaborative team member who will enhance our user and customer experiences as we build new e-commerce capabilities and work to communicate and share Lumen’s commitment as a technology leader. In the User Experience Designer Intern role, the intern will work closely with Lumen's Corporate Marketing Creative Team to develop impeccable creative content.

    MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Design wireframes for Lumen.com with attention to page optimization, improved customer experience, scalable responsive design, and B2B e-commerce patterns.
    • Work cross-functionally to drive elegant UX design & feasible customer solutions from early concept through final implementation.
    • Leverage user testing data alongside behavioral analysis to inform digital designs
    • Interest and ability to learn and utilize new applications relating to design, user testing, data analytics, and/or e-commerce
    • Familiarity with Adobe XD, user testing, Contentsquare, and/or Adobe Analytics is a plus.

    WHAT WE LOOK FOR IN A CANDIDATE

    • Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in User-Center Design, Marketing/Advertising, Graphic Design ,Creative Technology & Design, or closely related field
    • Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university; junior or senior level education status at the start of the internship (graduating August 2022 – June 2023).
    • GPA: 3.0 or higher preferred, not required
    • If position is in office, must have transportation to/from work daily
    • Must be available to work 30 – 40 hours, during the specified 10-week timeframe.
    • Experience in UX design a plus
    • Ability to manage and balance multiple strategic priorities and projects
    • Collaborative approach to teamwork and a true interest in innovative web design, usability and accessibility needs, customer experience, and e-commerce.
    • Understanding of user experience design and research techniques, principles and best practices, with ability to provide feedback to peers, copywriters and visual designers
    • Proficiency with UX design software & project management tools, especially Adobe XD, Workfront and User testing a HUGE PLUS
    • Strong communications skills coupled with the ability to synthesize complex information and communicate effectively with colleagues
    • Passion for innovation and ability to challenge set patterns

    WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT

    After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!

    Requisition #: 262365

    EEO STATEMENT

    We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.

    DISCLAIMER

    The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.

  • Industry
    Information Technology and Services
  • About Us

    Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com.