User Experience Design Summer Intern

Emerson - Austin, TX3.9

Requisition ID: (18013243)
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Austin
Job Function: University Programs
Job Posting Date: Oct 12, 2018, 2:03:02 PM

Want to work with the best and brightest in a company that takes on challenges Never Been Done Before? Emerson Process Systems and Solutions business develops automation software to streamline manufacturing processes. We are looking for students who are interested in gaining real-world experience in this dynamic environment.

As a team member, you’ll share in the satisfaction of delivering industry-leading products and solutions that help provide our customers with safer, more environmentally efficient manufacturing processes. We’ve revolutionized the control industry by extending digital information technologies to the plant floor of process manufacturers, including oil and gas, refining, chemical, life sciences, and alternative energy companies.


The USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN SUMMER INTERN will work with senior Emerson Marketing and Technology team mentors and industry experts to:

Create product designs for process automation system
Implement internal tools, prototypes of new functionality, or other projects related to Emerson product design
Participate in design thinking workshops
Collaborate with product managers, user experience designers, architects, developers, test engineers, and our end users.

Additional Information
Housing Stipend
Flexible Work Schedule
Paid Holidays
On-site Gym and Basketball Court
Immediate Eligibility for 401(k)
Relocation benefits are not available with this position.

Currently enrolled in an accredited college/university entering either the junior, senior, or graduate year
Pursing Bachelor’s degree in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Experience and interest in product design, interaction design, visual design, information architecture, usability testing, or related design pursuits
Preferred Qualifications

Previous internship experience a plus
Courses in and experience with human centered design, human factors, product design
Demonstrated leadership skills (served in leadership role in student organization)
Additional skills proven to be successful in this position

Previous internship experience a plus
Courses in and experience with human centered design, human factors, product design
Demonstrated leadership skills (served in leadership role in student organization)
Work Authorization
No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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About Emerson
At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher.

As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.

Whether you're an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you'll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.