PSECU, a high-tech, progressive financial institution with more than $5 billion in assets, is seeking a Digital Channels UX/UI Design Intern. The purpose of the internship is to provide meaningful, professional hands-on experience to students with proven academic performance and leadership potential. Interns will have the opportunity for meaningful contributions to our business objectives while experiencing personal professional development.
Join PSECU's digital banking team and create high quality digital experiences that are focused on enhancing our members' needs. This position will work with the digital banking team which consists of a broad team of developers, designers and analysts. This position will you'll put your visual, analytical and creative skills to work on projects based on research, analysis and industry best practices.
There is a heavy emphasis on creating visual designs, mockups and prototypes based on smart and informed decisions that move our business goals forward while advocating for our members' needs. Attention to visual details along with basic understanding of human centered design are key to being successful with this position.
Employee Type: Part-time
Starting Salary: $15/hr.
Schedule: Flexible- 20 hrs. week with opportunity for more depending on student schedule
Candidate must be bondable and credit worthy.
DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES - Essential for this position:
Create mockups and interactive prototypes using software such as JustInMind, Sketch, InVision, Moqups, Adobe XD and UXPin
Understand user-centered design best practices and principals.
Analyze and understand data from various sources such as Google Analytics, SQL, app reviews, user testing, and feedback panels to help create informed and meaningful digital experiences.
Attention to visual detail and content consistency.
Understand how to use and maintain a design system to keep UI, UX and brand consistency.
Basic understanding of designing for digital products (website or mobile applications).
Basic understanding of HTML and CSS.
Basic understanding of motion, animation and transitions to improve and enhance UX.
Clearly explain and defend your ideas, decisions and how they relate to business goals and member experience.
Work with digital banking staff to understand business rules.
Attend meetings with stakeholders, and other staff as needed.
DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES - Essential for all PSECU staff:
DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES - Non-essential:
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND SENSORY ABILITIES:
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers, i.e., for typing or writing.
Lifting and carrying containers weighing as much as 20-30 pounds, i.e., to/from building and vehicle, to a storage area
Sitting for long periods of time, i.e., at a desk, in meetings.
Ability to reach above, at and below the waist.
Ability to reach above, at and below shoulder level.
Occasional bending, kneeling, stooping and/or squatting.
This position may be advertised in the public media.
Appointment to this position is not subject to the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Applicant may be required to complete one or more pre-employment assessments and/or testing.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable a qualified individual with a disability or disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job.
MINIMUM / PREFERRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
College student enrolled in a Graphic Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or a related field, and
Minimum 3.0 GPA,
And has obtained at least 35 credits towards their undergraduate degree.