Visual Desktop Designer Intern

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Dec 14, 2017 - Requisition No. 63872

The Role:

Bloomberg is committed to creating exceptional human experiences with technology by transforming complex data, workflow processes, and end user requirements into functional and unique software products.

Bloomberg's User Experience Team is offering internships to qualified students studying visual design who will work closely with our team of UX/UI designers, Product, and Developers toward depicting and illustrating our users’ journey in their day-to-day across our mobile and desktop applications for our core service subscribers. Our team is seeking candidates with demonstrated editorial layout, strong typographic skills, who can communicate in a clear, concise and compelling fashion, to work for a 3 month period during the summer. Not only will interns get the opportunity to work in a talented and growing team with mentorship opportunities, but they will also get the chance to understand how visual design is applied to a specialized domain - financial services - with unique user needs.

Applicants must provide a resume AND portfolio showcasing UI graphic design experience.

A background in applying common user-centered design practices to solve design challenges is desired. The ideal candidate would be a fast learner, hands-on team player who has ability to create detailed visual designs.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor of Arts or Masters in Graphic Design, Information Design, or Communication Design.
  • Excellent design communication skills and a willingness to understand and incorporate feedback
  • Demonstrated fluency with the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Familiarity with Sketch, PowerPoint, Keynote, Visio/OmniGraffle
  • Familiarity with Android and iOS standards and conventions

The Company:

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 325,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through television, radio, mobile, the Internet and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,400 news and multimedia professionals at 172 bureaus in 73 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 19,000 people in 192 locations around the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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