Poppyseed is an innovative food discovery app designed for personalized dining experiences. With Poppyseed, you can browse a diverse range of restaurants, cafes, and eateries that cater to your unique dietary needs by menu item. Our mission is to revolutionize the way people explore and enjoy food, making dining experiences accessible and tailored to individual preferences.
Internship Duration and Schedule:
This is a remote, unpaid internship opportunity. The internship duration is flexible, with a minimum commitment of 13 weeks or 10 hours per week, based on mutual agreement. We are open to accommodating different schedules and availability.
Role and Responsibilities:
As a Design Intern at Poppyseed, you will play a vital role in creating visually engaging and user-friendly interfaces for our mobile and web app. You will work closely with the two co-founders to ensure a seamless user experience. Your responsibilities will include:
- Collaborating with the design team to create wireframes, UI mockups, and prototypes on Figma
- Assisting in the development and refinement of visual design elements, such as icons, graphics, and layouts
- Conducting user research and usability testing to gather insights and optimize design decisions
- Contributing to the creation of design guidelines and maintaining a consistent brand identity
- Collaborating with cross-functional teams to implement design changes and improvements
Qualifications and Skills:
- Experience in Graphic Design, Visual Communication, UX/UI Design, or a related field
- Proficiency in design tools such as Figma, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, XD) or Sketch
- Understanding of UI/UX design principles and best practices
- Basic knowledge of mobile app design and responsive design principles
- Excellent attention to detail and ability to translate concepts into visually appealing designs
- Self-motivated with good time management and organizational skills
- Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate in a remote work environment
This internship provides a valuable learning experience for aspiring designers in the mobile app industry. As an intern at Poppyseed, you will have the opportunity to:
- Gain hands-on experience in designing for a mobile app startup from pre-launch stage
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including developers and marketers, to understand the end-to-end design process
- Receive constructive feedback on your work and refine your design skills
- Build a portfolio showcasing your contributions to a real-world mobile and web app project
Thank you for considering this internship opportunity with Poppyseed. We look forward to receiving your application and exploring the world of food discovery together!