Thursday, March 18, 2010

Fwd: 2 Intern Positions at Siemens Corporate Research – Princeton, NJ, USA

These guys have done Fish'N'Steps, an Exertion game to encourage step-count, so if you explain that you are doing this class, they might be super keen!

User Experience
Siemens Corporate Research
Princeton, New Jersey, USA

The User Experience (UX) group at Siemens Corporate Research (SCR) is
seeking 2 additional interns. Recent graduates or students in Graphic
Design, Interaction Design, Digital Media Design, Product Design, or closely
related fields are encouraged to apply. The interns will work closely with
senior staff in designing user interfaces for future Siemens
products/systems, supporting funded research projects, and/or creating
highly interactive conceptual systems for demonstrations, conferences and
international tradeshows. The SCR UX is a multi-disciplinary,
cross-cultural, dynamic, and friendly work environment.

Specifically, SCR UX has openings for the following 2 internship positions,
in addition to 4 internship positions that have already been filled this year:

1.      Visual Design Intern, with solid interaction design background.

Ideal Candidate: BA/MA/MFA students or recent graduates in Graphic Design or
Visual Communication with excellent visual design skills and strong
interests or experiences in designing user interfaces for complex systems
and products. She/he should be proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Availability:   One 3-month position, preferably starting from March/April 2010.

2.      Interaction Design Intern, with solid interactive media design and
product design background.

Ideal Candidate: BA/MA/MFA students or recent graduates in Digital Media
Design, Graphic Design, or Industrial Design with with excellent interaction
design and visual design skills and strong interests or experiences in
designing highly interactive demos and user interfaces for complex systems
and products. She/he should be proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop,
and Flash; knowledge and experience in 3D modeling platform (e.g. 3ds Max)
is a plus.
Availability:   One 3-month position, preferably starting from March/April 2010.

These internships are paid positions.

About SIEMENS CORPORATE RESEARCH (http://www.usa.siemens.com/research):

Siemens Corporate Research is the research, development, and innovation
center of Siemens Corporation in the US. The UX at Siemens Corporate
Research consults with and supports Siemens business sectors worldwide in
user experience design and innovation. Additionally, the UX works with the
US Government and partners with universities for research projects in the
field of Human-Computer Interaction. The UX / User Interface Design group is
located on three continents (Munich, Germany; Princeton, NJ, USA; and
Beijing, China). These internship positions are based at Princeton, New
Jersey, USA. Princeton is approximately one hour from New York City and
Philadelphia.

ABOUT SIEMENS (http://www.siemens.com/):

We're Siemens, a global innovation company helping the needs of businesses,
communities and employees right here in the US. From improving security at
airports, to helping healthcare professionals make more accurate diagnoses
of the heart, to reducing delivery time for forwarded mail and beyond, we're
achieving the unexpected all because of our employees. Which is why we offer
a work culture where ideas are free to fly, diversity programs that capture
the strengths of thought rather than ethnicity, and mentoring and training
programs that can take careers to new heights. And that's pretty inspiring.
Because when you and 70,000 diverse minds innovate together, you can change
the world. Imagine that.

automation & control • building technologies • energy & power • financial
services • hearing solutions industrial solutions • information &
communication • lighting • medical solutions • transportation • water
technologies

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.


Contact

Please send resumes to Dr. James Lin: jameslin@siemens.com
Please include URLs to online portfolios and previous work.

For immediate consideration, please reply as soon as possible and before
March 31st, 2010.


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