2024 Summer Intern: Associate Designer
What you'll do...
Day in the life of Walmart Global Tech:
If you’re thinking ‘scale’, think bigger and don’t stop there. Within Tech at Walmart, we don’t just innovate, we enable transformations across stores and different channels for the Walmart experience. We innovate to deliver a simple and seamless experience for our customers. Our tech talent solves the biggest and most complex problems. We drive digital transformation where data and analytics are enabling us to better serve our customers and create a digital relationship with them. As our customers evolve and adapt, we are taking it a few notches further here. We’re changing what customers and members can expect from the experience of shopping, from the physical stores, to mobile, social and even online; we’re not just ready for the future of shopping, we’re creating it.
About Our Program:
Each summer, we select the best and brightest to look under the hood of the world’s largest retailer at our Walmart Home Offices across multiple locations. During the 11-week program, our interns work directly with teams who are changing the way the world shops. This is the beginning of what could be an exciting career with Walmart!
The intern experience includes:
An impactful individual project designed to align to your skillsets and interests
Direct access to leadership across the enterprise
Executive-led speaker sessions with insightful Q&A
Community outreach events
Networking and social events
Learning & development opportunities targeting both hard and soft skills
Deep dives into different areas of our business
Time management and leadership development as a full-time associate
An in-depth look at our Belonging, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (BDEI) practices
Compensation and housing assistance provided
Roles & Responsibilities
The Walmart Experience Design team crafts compelling experiences wherever we meet our members and associates—from our clubs to their businesses, and to their homes. We creatively deliver impact for the web, apps, in-club experiences, and associate-facing tools.
As an Associate Designer intern, you will help transform complex information and tasks into easy-to-use designs for our millions of members and associates. To do this, you’ll need to think visually –using techniques like storyboards and sketching –to communicate design concepts. You’ll use your knowledge of the UX process (research, conceptual design, prototyping, testing, etc.), in collaboration with other team members, to iterate solutions and deliver compelling designs.
How you’ll spend your day as an Associate Designer Intern:
Creating fantastic business, member, and associate user experiences
Working alongside talented and passionate senior designers and managers
Learning to think holistically – about the people using our products, a cohesive design system, and end to end experiences
Making design decisions based on good judgment, solid research, and data
Why you’re a great fit:
You’re probably stronger on one side than the other, but you have a blend of interaction and visual design skills and an eye for detail You have tons of ideas about how to create a better experience for members and associates, and you’re excited to tell us about them
You have a constant drive to stay up to date with the latest industry news and developments
You’re a creative problem solver who leans into collaboration to create delightful experiences
Office Environment: Corporate
U.S. Hub Locations: Bentonville, AR or Sunnyvale, CA
*Location availability is limited based on job profile and business needs.
Desired Majors: Industrial Design, Product Design, Interaction Design, Media, User Experience Design
Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program currently
Expected graduation date between December 2024-August 2025
0-1 years of full-time relevant UX/UI experience (excludes internship and research-based roles)
IMMIGRATION SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS ROLE
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