Design & Tech Intern

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OVERVIEW

Wearable Media is seeking a talented Design & Technology Intern to join our team. We are looking for an organized, motivated, and detail-oriented person who enjoys working in a collaborative environment with a tight-knit team. Strong interest or knowledge in fashion, e-textile or wearable technology is a plus. 

 

EXPECTATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

A design internship at Wearable Media provides hands-on learning experience in a multi-disciplinary studio environment. You will be exposed to all aspects of our creative process, from concept and design to development, and production. You will work closely with the three co-founders to both learn and contribute to projects.

The Design Intern will:

  • Assist in digital, interactive and print design. 
  • Support team in various capacities, i.e. research, prototyping and implementation.
  • Assist in managing our social media campaigns. 
  • Take on documenting studio projects with digital and video camera. 
  • Help facilitate in ordering and purchasing materials for prototypes.
  • Participate in and contribute to internal and external studio projects.
  • Actively ask questions and learn at a fast pace.
  • Take ownership of selected internal projects.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

- Bachelor’s degree in visual design or design communication. We are also accepting applications from design students seeking internship credits. 

- Will be able to work 8-15 hours a week.

- Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, physical computing, laser-cutting and 3D printing fabrication methods.

- Highly detail oriented, organized and able to work independently as well as on a team.

- A strong design portfolio with samples of work in digital, interaction or print design. 

- Experience with documenting projects using digital and video camera. 

- Strong interest or experience in managing social media campaigns.

- Knowledge or strong interest in fashion or e-textile technologies is a plus.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

April 15, 2018. We will be finalizing decisions on April 20th. Start date is asap.

 

TIME PERIOD

16-Week Period (flexible with school schedules)

 

BENEFITS

- Will work as a team member in our studio, gaining first hand experience building high tech fashion projects.

- Access to NEW INC studio space.

- Monthly travel stipend.

- Provide proof for school credits.

- Portfolio review at the end of the internship.

If you have any questions, please email careers@wearablemedia.studio.
 


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Part-time Summer Internship: 8-15 hours a week

Application Deadline: April 15, 2018

Time: 16-Week Period (flexible with school schedules)

Location: NEW INC., 231 Bowery, Second Floor, NY, NY 10002