Visual Design Intern

We are seeking a visual design intern to join our San Francisco or San Jose studio to jump in on internal and external facing projects. This position reports directly to our senior visual designer. You will also have the opportunity to work closely with our team of industrial designers, UX designers, engineers and strategists. We are flexible to accommodate student schedules and are looking to fill this opening as soon as possible.


What you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with various disciplines and levels to create transformative visuals for top-tier brands
  • Manage the execution of assets, typography, logos, icons and interfaces for multiple platforms
  • Take ownership of work streams and collaborate openly across disciplines
  • Solve problems with innovative visual solutions—push the boundaries and be adventurous


What you’ll bring:

  • 2+ years of experience designing for web and mobile
  • Formal design training
  • Strong portfolio with engaging designs
  • Proficiency in Mac OSX, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, Figma


About Whipsaw

Whipsaw is an Industrial Design, User Experience, and Engineering consulting firm located in San Francisco and San Jose, California. We are known for creating smart, unique and intuitive solutions that profoundly connect with end users on both a rational and emotional level. Since our founding in 1999, over 900 Whipsaw-designed products have shipped to market and many became major hits. Our clients range from startups to international corporations including Brita, Cisco, Ford, GE, Google, Haier, Intel, Leitz, Merck, Motorola, Nike, Olympus, Samsung, Sony and Uber. Whipsaw has won over 285 design awards and our products are featured in the Smithsonian Institution Cooper Hewitt Design Museum, The Henry Ford Museum, and the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design.

Thank you for your submission. The Whipsaw team will review your application and get back to you soon.

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