Position Type: Internship
Session: Summer 2021
Location: Oakland, CA
SiriusXM and Pandora have joined together to create the leading audio entertainment company in the U.S. Together, we are uniquely positioned to lead a new era of audio entertainment by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio experiences to millions of listeners -- in the car, at home and on the go. Our talent, content, technology and innovation continue to be at the forefront, and we want you to be a part of it! Check out our current openings below and at www.siriusxm.com/careers.
We are seeking an ambitious, thoughtful, and enthusiastic product design intern to help realize our product vision. You will take on projects that impact millions of listeners while working directly with senior members of our team for feedback and mentorship. At the end of your internship you'll have project work you are proud of, experience collaborating in a fast-paced and user-centered tech company, and a wealth of knowledge and personal connections to establish the foundation for your career.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop a nuanced understanding of SiriusXM + Pandora's business goals and the needs of our listeners.
Translate those goals and needs into elegant, creative, and actionable design solutions via wireframes, prototypes, visual mocks, and interaction specifications.
Work closely with product management, engineering, and user research teams to implement, measure, and reflect upon the impact of your designs.
Be a great design team member - we make each other better designers by providing and being receptive to feedback, asking the right questions, and recognizing we each bring unique, valuable perspectives to the team.
You must be 18 years of age or older
Internships are open to current students enrolled at a university and recent graduates who graduated within the 12-month period prior to the start of the internship.
Currently pursuing a degree in design or related field
Have at least one project that demonstrates your product design capabilities and how you approach design problems
A user-centered approach to problem solving that leverages research and empathy rather than personal opinions
A general understanding of today's common design patterns (across mobile, web, desktop, etc) and an awareness of when it's appropriate (or not) to deviate from them
Excellent communication skills and the ability to tailor communications to your audience
Relevant design experience from a class, club, or extra-curricular
Can-do attitude: You're the type of person who will go the extra mile to launch the best possible design
Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
Experience with Sketch, Figma, and/or other current design tools.
Working knowledge of Google Docs, Sheets, Slides or Microsoft/Apple equivalent.
Please note that all SiriusXM + Pandora internships are paid.
Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.