• User Experience Research Intern (Paid)

    Posted Date 1 week ago(4/16/2018 11:47 AM)
    ID
    2018-30939
    Job Location
    USA-MA-Taunton
    Category
    User Experience
    Employment Type
    Intern
    Hiring Company
    DO NOT USE GDC4S Rate Structure
  • Basic Qualifications

    Must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in a design research-related field such as Interaction Design, Psychology, Human Factors or a related field with at least 2 years completed in program major. Graduate students pursuing an advanced degree in one of these fields are encouraged to apply. 

     

     

    Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

     

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has a challenging and rewarding position in our User Experience (UX) organization. We are seeking a User Experience Research Intern (Paid) for the 2017 spring/summer season. As a User Experience Research Intern (Paid) in the UX department, you will collaborate on various design projects from concept to completion, leveraging expertise in user research, concept development, wireframing, and rapid prototyping. 

     

    Among the opportunities you will have as a User Experience Research Intern (Paid):

     

    • Assists in the development of individual product/system components, and provides context for their interaction
    • Creates, evaluates, and modifies prototypes, operational scenarios, and process maps to support 2D and 3D user interface development
    • Develops user personas, with emphasis on operational context, interaction, physical manipulation, and task analysis
    • May contribute to development of project/product design concepts and implementation, providing context on usability considerations
    • Develops and applies usability and interaction design principles in the investigation of technical problems
    • Produces specifications describing product/system requirements, based on user input and operational analysis

    Must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in a design research-related field such as Interaction Design, Psychology, Human Factors or a related field with at least 2 years completed in program major. Graduate students pursuing an advanced degree in one of these fields are encouraged to apply. 

     

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

     

    Learn how you’ll grow through your internship with General Dynamics Mission Systems.

    https://youtu.be/S-1Ftw2d42I

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.

     

    Apply

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Connect With Us!