When you join Ancestry, you join a human-centered company where every person's story is important. We believe that by discovering the struggles and triumphs of our past, we can foster deeper bonds and more meaningful connections among families and communities. Our talented team of scientists, engineers, genealogists, historians, and storytellers is dedicated to empowering customers around the world from all backgrounds on their journeys of personal discovery.
With more than 27+ billion digitized global historical records, 100 million family trees, and 18 million people in our growing AncestryDNA database, Ancestry helps customers discover their family story and gain a new level of understanding about their lives. Passionate about dedicating your work to enriching people's lives? You belong at Ancestry.
Ancestry is looking for an exceptional, passionate, and highly motivated Design Intern to join our Marketing Creative team. The Marketing Creative team is responsible for the look and feel of all of Ancestry's customer-facing communications. From TV ads to social posts, packaging design to live events - we ensure Ancestry's marketing is clean, consistent, and inspiring. We are always pushing for innovative new ways to showcase our product offerings and tell the stories of our customers' discoveries. As a Design Intern on the Marketing Creative team, you will take part in assignment briefs and contribute to the concepting and design of ongoing projects.
What You'll Do:
Attend project briefings and design reviews
Contribute concepts and designs to projects
Source stock imagery and create custom artwork
Assist in production design
Who You Are:
Must be currently enrolled in an accredited US educational institution
Must have a graduation date after April 2022
Must have a passion for Design
Must love experimentation and exploring bold new ways to tell stories
Must have an understanding of different mainstream social platforms
Must be open to a diverse range of customers, and all the unique experiences they each have using our product
Ideally a solid knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud - particularly Photoshop and Illustrator
Video editing or motion graphics knowledge a plus
It takes customer obsession to pioneer and focus on what matters most, to tackle challenges, break through boundaries to create change, to stay on the cutting edge, and pioneer relentlessly. We are looking for the next generation of talent to drive the business, grow our people, and put the customer before all else. Our culture empowers journeys of personal discovery, giving you the freedom to participate in impactful projects and explore the intersections of our businesses: technology, data science, Health, DNA science, product, design, marketing, legal, and more. We're looking for innovative minds, diverse ideas, and for students interested in connecting personal discoveries and technology. Our Interns enjoy mentorship and experience challenging work while receiving fantastic pay, fully-paid temporary housing, and having a fun captivating experience-we have it all. Oh, and did we mention the possibility of full-time employment once you graduate?
Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law. For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Ancestry is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ancestry via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ancestry. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ancestry as a result of the referral or through other means.