Design intern, Shanghai

What you will be doing

MING Labs is looking for creative and self-motivated interns to join our international Design team in our Shanghai studio. Interns get to work together with our teams on a variety of tasks. Unfortunately, for this internship position we are not able to sponsor a working visa.

Internships at MING Labs are paid and have a duration of 6 months in which time you will have the opportunity to learn from more experienced designers and enhance your UI/UX design skills.

Design products and services for the B2B/C sector by supporting the team in the different phases of a design process from research to ideation with special focus on visual exploration and production.

Shape with us easy to use interfaces and engaging interactions through user-centred design, creating exciting interfaces to test directly with users.

What we are looking for

You are a passionate, detail oriented, self motivated and proactive UI/UX Designer who enjoys either working in a team or independently in a variety of projects.

You are currently enrolled in, or graduate of a relevant interaction design Bachelor/Master’s program or/and you have a strong portfolio and experience.

You have knowledge and ideally, a first experience working with interaction design principles and skills including concept sketching, creating interaction models, wireframing, following all the visual design stages from storyboards to final hand-off and development.

You are passionate about user-centered interface design particularly as applied to web-based applications and consumer electronics.

You are comfortable with design software for wireframing and prototyping (eg. Figma, Principle).

You are proficient in English. Chinese is a plus.

You are passionate about creating products that resonate emotionally with people.

You have great communication skills and feel comfortable working closely with different external and internal stakeholders.

For an application to be considered, please submit the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Portfolio
Why MING Shanghai?

MING is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and commit to providing an inclusive environment of mutual respect.

Here at MING Labs, your ideas matter (a lot). You’ll have the opportunity to shape every piece of your work.

Our team is full of smart and dedicated folks who excel in their professions (and are fun to work with, too).

With our diverse projects and clients, there’s always something new to learn - our clients are keeping us busy, also during Corona times!

We have regular design exchange activities, team events (remote now as needed) and much more (with a glass of wine or two sometimes).