Summer 2020 Barrons Product Design Internship
Barron’s Group is a dynamic portfolio of consumer-facing brands in financial advice, news, luxury real estate, and lifestyle. The portfolio is comprised of Barron’s, Barron’s Penta, MarketWatch, FN London and Mansion Global.
As our intern, you will serve as a voice and advocate of target users, empathizing with and thoroughly understanding our audience members’ goals, desires and preferences. You’ll use this knowledge to inform concepts and innovative solutions across products and projects. You will collaborate with and work alongside product managers, engineers, journalists, and business stakeholders. Ultimately, you will be helping shape the future of how we deliver analysis and content to our customers.
Work with the in-house Product Design team to define interactive experiences within Barron’s Group
Focus on and take ownership of a project or initiative that spans the course of the internship
Work closely with product managers, engineers, editors and other stakeholders to implement and deliver final products
Develop and help implement the design language system, ensuring a consistent and coherent user experience and aesthetic voice with a high level of quality and polish
Take part in design communication across a multidisciplinary team throughout each phase of a project
Stay informed with design trends and techniques, and recommend new tools and technology when applicable
Apply available research (and conduct if needed), including analytics data, qualitative studies, A/B tests, and competitive analysis to inform and iterate design
Create: design wireframes, design user flows, design mockups, design presentations, native design files, design annotations, clickable prototypes and style guides
Assist (if interested) in developing design research briefs, contribute to competitor/landscape analyses, observe user interviews, and set up unmoderated usability tests.
Working towards a Bachelors degree in Graphic Design, Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design or related field, with at least two years of school successfully completed.
Strong communication and collaboration skills: in-person and remote
Passion for identifying and solving user problems
Comfortable in a fast-paced, highly-dynamic environment with multiple stakeholders
Familiar with digital product design best practices and procedures
Expert in user experience design, information hierarchy, user flows, and typography
Figma (Design/UX tool)
Sketch (Design - MacOS only)
Zeplin (Designs Handoff tool)
InVision (Prototyping tool)
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - STS
Job Category: About Us
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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Req ID: 19879