Varian Medical Systems, Inc is the worldwide leader in cancer care treatment devices and software. User Experience Researchers and Designers at Varian are currently reimagining cancer care of the future, and we are looking for a User Experience design and prototyping intern to join our team in Palo Alto and be a part of our vision - a world without fear of cancer. Aside from working on groundbreaking software, this would literally be an opportunity to save lives, and make a meaningful and direct impact on millions of lives around the world.
Who you are
You are a graduate student pursuing a degree in human computer interaction, industrial design, human factors, digital media, applied arts or related fields.
You have 1-2 years of demonstrated practical experience using software design tools (e.g., Axure, Adobe Fireworks, Illustrator, etc.)
You are highly skilled in using Axure to generate interactive prototypes.
You are a motivated individual, who is passionate about design thinking.
You know that design is about learning and trying things constantly, and are not afraid to learn new things from others, and through self-exploration.
You are a team player, willing to work with Senior UX staff and external consultants following their direction to develop detailed designs and prototypes.
You can adapt and work well in a dynamic environment with rapidly changing priorities.
Other preferred Qualifications
Experience designing for web, mobile and or tablets.
Good brainstorming, and co-design skills.
Good visual design skills.
Varian Medical Systems, Inc.