Product Design Internship | Vinted Academy


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Vinted is currently home to more than 20 top-tier designers. For a third year in a row, we want to offer something to the people who are just starting out in our field of work – and we are therefore continuing our internship program: the Vinted Academy. If you’re new to design and looking for a professional start (and also to get the coveted “work experience” on your CV) then keep on reading.
What is Vinted Academy? It’s a two or three month academy at Vinted, during which Android, iOS, web and backend developers, QA and machine learning engineers, site reliability engineers and designers will all work together to create a real product from start to finish. You will learn from the best Vinted engineers during workshops, get personal mentorship and valuable insights into the way real tech companies work. Interns will be distributed into teams, each guided by team leads as well as mentors who are all experienced Vinted engineers.
The Academy for Product Designers will run from 1 June to 31 August 2021 in Vinted’s new office in Naujamiestis, Vilnius. It will be a full time internship and you will be expected to be available every full work day. We will try our best to make the academy happen live at the office, but reality of the pandemic might not allow this. In that case, we will bring it online! 
Please check out Youtube and Alumni Stories for more information!

In this position, you will:

  • Be part of the Vinted Academy and partner up with intern peers, new teammates and colleagues from across the business
  • Learn from our product designers, get personal mentorship and exposure to all Vinted design organisation
  • Make a meaningful contribution towards better user experiences by building solutions from the ideation phase to the production

About you:

  • Have already started the journey in UX discipline & have a passion to grow, but currently lack hands-on experience
  • Curious system thinker, always asking whys and seeking to connect the dots
  • Passionate about great product design & able to communicate visually
  • Have relevant experience in programming, customer service, psychology, fashion, digital design
  • Must be fluent in English

We will need:

  • A motivational letter from you in English. Tell us about yourself and why are you interested in Vinted Academy! Most importantly – why have you chosen the product design discipline?
  • Portfolio, case studies, certificates of courses, snaps of your work in internships or any other track record of your experience and being self-driven
  • CV (optional)

Every member of the Vinted Academy will have access to some special perks:

  • The opportunity to learn from the most experienced Vinted developers
  • A Shop@Vinted budget
  • All the tech you’ll need to work comfortably
  • The salary for this position is 700 Eur GROSS / month.
The application window closes on 23 April 2021. Allow us several days to reply before reaching out to us again.
This application is for Product Designers only. Please look for other Vinted Academy positions here:
Job tags: Digital design Product design
Job region(s): Europe
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