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UI Design Intern @ assistr

Intern / Student, Full-time · Berlin - Lohmühlenstraße 65

About us
Next Big Thing AG is a Berlin-based IoT company builder offering a complete framework for the acceleration of IoT ventures. We are an operational VC, technology provider, and innovation partner made up of a strong team of business architects, tech experts, and experienced founders.

Fascinated by the potential of IoT? We are too. We gather the best and brightest minds across industries to collaborate on connected ideas for the future. As part of the German de:hub initiative, NBT is the center of gravity for all things IoT. We enable rapid prototyping, disruptive innovation, and entrepreneurship. In short, we support and promote all elements of the IoT-blockchain ecosystem to develop new companies.

Whether you’re looking to solder hardware, tackle key innovation challenges across industries, or lead a venture into a steady IoT future, you’ll find a home at NBT. Have a look at our current openings below and get in touch!
Drive our venture to success!
Assistr is driving human-centric innovation in the HealthTech space. As an NBT portfolio company in healthcare and IoT, we’re developing new business models in the area of medicine, elderly care, and health tech to support both caregivers and care recipients. Our technical solutions allow elderly people and people in need of care, the chance for a more independent lifestyle. Beyond this goal, our products have a positive ethical and social impact as well as a large business potential due to responding to an underserved and growing market.
Goals
Assistr’s applications are critical interfaces to our connected care ecosystem. In the role of User Interface Design Intern, you will have a 6-month opportunity to design exciting user interfaces for interactive systems alongside our Product and Development Team. You will grow from working among a talented team of entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, and business experts – in a parallel learning environment with other startups.
Your tasks
  • Transform low fidelity wireframes into high fidelity designs based on CI

  • Design for mobile, tablets or desktop applications following some of our internal design conventions

  • Partner closely with Head of UI/UX to transform product strategy and user stories into layouts, user flows and interaction behaviors

  • Develop and maintain design wireframes, mockups, icons, infographics, style guides, and specifications

  • Organise workshops and prepare assets for the development team

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic/Web Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Information Systems or a related technical field 

  • 6-8 months of experience in user interface design for web and mobile applications

  • Good knowledge of contemporary design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Invision, Principle, Adobe Creative Suite etc. 

  • Knowledge of best practices in typography, iconography, color theory, design patterns (e.g material design), grid-based page layouts and brand/identity design,

  • A big, big plus: you have animations skills to bring your interfaces to life!

  • Very good written and verbal communication skills to articulate the messaging and content in your visual designs in a clear and understandable manner

  • Start-up spirit, attention to detail, and a constant thirst to grow and develop

Our Offer
A sweet deal
  • Full-time 6 month contract
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free drinks & fruits
  • Hardware of your choice
  • Subsidized membership to a Berlin sports club with 450+ locations
  • Access to Factory Community events: lectures, social events, networking, great restaurant and café, and a ball-pit!
Work with the best
  • Join an agile, cross-functional, dedicated team
  • Take responsibility for your projects. No micromanagement.
  • Work within a flat hierarchy among international team members from 21 countries
  • Collaborate with experienced founders and internationally established partners, ranging from the Fraunhofer Institute, GlobalFoundries, to Consensys.
Recruitment agency
We do not work with recruitment agencies.
Relocation & EU work visa
We do not offer relocation assistance for this position regarding paperwork, visa, nor first steps in Germany.

Your application

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