Industrial Design Intern - Shanghai

Intern / Student, Full-time · Shanghai

Your mission
You are the future of design and innovation. PHOENIX has a 30+ year track record of preparing young talent for professional life. 
Many alumni have become creative leaders shaping the global design industry. Come join our journey in Shanghai to design for wellbeing.

  • conduct desktop- and qualitative-research, and learn how to identify insights
  • methodically explore ideas and turn them into people-minded concepts
  • participate in design-crits to improve your craft and thinking skills
  • design products and experiences using Adobe CC, Sketch, Figma 
  • collaborate with the team to build presentations that wow clients
Your profile
  • students majoring in interaction, interface or communication design
  • high motivation in working with an international design team
  • passion for delivering best design experience
  • commitment to do a six-month long internship
  • very good verbal and written communication skills in English and/or Chinese skills
Why us?
  • fun and passionate team that places high importance not only on professional skills, but also on great personalities
  • friendly, family-like work-environment, additional vacation days and low levels of hierarchy
  • onboarding program which will prepare you well for your new role and introduction to your new team
  • opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects with other designers, researchers, strategists, technologists and model-makers
  • opportunity to join the PHOENIX ACADEMY for your graduation project after concluding your internship
  • regular team-events, both planned and spontaneous: from team-lunches, annual field-trips and X-mas parties, to ad-hoc Karaoke
About us

PHOENIX is a product innovation studio that turns brands into winners of tomorrow’s wellbeing mega-economy. As an independent, award-winning studio, PHOENIX makes the foggy future visible to its partners, accompanying them from idea to market success. Today, the team of around 70 international design experts reinvent the future of wellbeing in Stuttgart and Shanghai and thus stand for excellent design - as confirmed by over 900 design awards. Since 1987 we have been driven by Logik, Moral und Magie - our design philosophy which sums up our notion of design excellence: lucid solutions with love for humanity and that special something.

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