Summer 2020 UX Design Research Internship
The Wall Street Journal is looking for a UX Design Research Intern to join the News Insights team.
Who We Are
The WSJ informs readers of the events and decisions that drive the world forward. As a UX Design Research Intern, you will be a voice and advocate for users of our website and apps, learning about their goals, desires and preferences. You will learn from and work alongside product managers, designers, engineers, editors, interactive graphics editors and business stakeholders. Ultimately, you will be helping shape the future of how we deliver news to our customers.
Responsibilities and what you’ll do:
Learn from a multidisciplinary team including Product, Editorial, Engineering, and Design
Support the Innovation, Editorial and Product teams in informing UX decisions across all WSJ products and features
Have the opportunity to focus on and take ownership of a particular project or larger initiative that spans the course of the internship
Understand and maintain best practices for UX research disciplines at WSJ
Demonstrate all product-related UX documentation with sound and clearly communicated rationale
Take part in research and insight communication across a multidisciplinary team throughout each phase of a project
Stay informed with UX trends and techniques, and proactively pursue knowledge for professional development
Required Skills & Experience:
Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, HCI, Communication Design, BFA, or related experience with at least two years of school successfully completed.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Basic understanding of rich interactive, consumer, or enterprise web applications
Experience conducting, analyzing and communicating UX research
Experience with UserZoom or other user testing software
Experience with industry standard digital product design tools (Sketch, Adobe CC, Omnigraffle and prototyping software such as InVision)
Understanding of latest Web and App user experience best practices
Understanding of user-centered design principles
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
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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: 19860