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San Jose CA Full Time Posted: Thursday, 7 November 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Requisition Number: SS-16744
Area of Interest: Creative Services
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full-time


Summer 2020 UX Design Intern (Outward, Inc.)

Location: San Jose, CA

About Outward, Inc.

Outward, Inc. is based in San Jose, CA and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Williams Sonoma, Inc. (

At Outward Inc. our vision is to 'lower the friction' with regards to all aspects of the customer shopping journey for our retail customers globally. We do this by offering cutting edge technology solutions that enable new and intuitive experiences and top-notch product visualizations. We are continuously pushing the boundaries of how 3D, AR/VR, and web technologies will drive the next generation shopping experience. Our mission is to deepen consumer connections with the products that matter and deliver best-in-class experiences.

If qualified and interested, please apply today! Accepting applications through January 15, 2020.


We are seeking a UX Design Summer Intern to join our fast-paced, growing User Experience team. You will be a vital part of transforming our innovative technologies into new product lines, redefining the online shopping experience for our customers, and building a design culture across our organization's functional teams.

As a UX Intern, you will:

* Collaborate with product managers, engineers, creatives, and production artists on diverse projects to understand business requirements and generate the overall user experience solution.
* Produce UX deliverables related to user research, market research, design, and usability testing.
* Support engineering and QA during development and launch.
* Advocate UX strategy to achieve product/organization objectives.
* Uphold the company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.


We will like to meet you because...

* You are currently enrolled in a bachelor's degree program in a discipline related to Visual Communications, Human-Computer Interaction
* You are on track to graduate with your bachelor's degree between Dec 2020 and June 30, 2022
* You have a link to your UX portfolio with thoughtful UX cases included on your resume/cv
* You have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0+/4.0
* You provided a cover letter with your application (required)
* You are currently studying Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Design, or a related field
* You've completed UX design experience in complex software design projects and online tools
* You have completed projects using Sketch and InVision
* You have an understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
* You have a desire to work in eCommerce, AR/VR or a related field
* You have strong communication and presentation skills

Internship duration (start & end date):

* June 2, 2020 -- Aug 20, 2020 (10 to 12-weeks max)
* Paid internship. Non-Exempt. Hourly

Outward's Benefits & Perks

* Twice Weekly Catered Lunch
* Onsite gym & showers (San Jose office)
* Free healthy snacks
* Dog-friendly, bring your furry pal with you to work (after day 30)
* Game nights
* Company-Sponsored Team Events & Staff Parties
* Recently Relocated Headquarters, Great for Commuters!
* A smart casual work environment
* Retail discounts
* Additional discounts on nearby gyms and other local businesses

This position does not offer remote work or Visa Sponsorship assistance.

Outward, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Outward, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the California Fair Employment Act (AB 1008), or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

San Jose CA, United States of America
Williams-Sonoma Inc.
11/7/2019 9:02:16 PM

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