User Interface Engineer Intern at Moovel Transit
Portland, OR, US

The Job:

Interested in growing your design chops? Want to improve how people move about their city? moovel North America is looking for a User Interface Engineer Intern who is enthusiastic about product design, accessibility, and transportation. Our design team needs your help to support products that are used by over 4 million people, and in turn you will learn the tools of the trade, participate in critiques, and iterate based on user feedback. This position will report directly to a Front-end Engineer, who will mentor and coach during the duration of the internship. We are seeking individuals in their senior year or recently graduated. The position will be part-time working up to 29 hours per week.

This position is based at moovel headquarters in Portland, Oregon.

What You’ll Be Doing: 

  • Building and iterating the Junction design system
  • Working collaboratively in a design system team alongside a Product Designer and Developers
  • Collaborating with designers to transform static UI components into live code
  • Learning to utilizing technical knowledge to help solve problems and propose solutions
  • Learning to estimating level of effort and story points to support planning
  • Learning about iterative design and testing of user experiences (edited)

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Pursuing a degree in Design or equivalent, and in good academic standing
  • Deep understanding of interaction models
  • Excellent attention to detail

Who We Are:

At moovel, we see the world changing around us. Transportation is experiencing an incredibly rapid transformation with on-demand services and mobile technology changing the way we get around. But this change is good. It connects us with new options, experiences, and people that make our lives richer. moovel builds products that people use every day, whether on a daily commute or vacation in a new place. Join us as we develop solutions that shape cities and interactions within them.

moovel is seeking exceptional people. We expect that you’ll work hard, collaborate often, respect others, and have a good attitude even during the busiest of days. You will also have the opportunity to work with a diverse team in our Portland office as well as our parent company based in Stuttgart, Germany.    

Our office is centrally located in the heart of Old Town, bike friendly, and within walking distance to a multitude of restaurants, bars, and shops. The Portland Streetcar and TriMet offer easy-to-use transit services connecting the downtown Portland district to the Pearl District and greater Downtown Portland. 

moovel provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, moovel complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.