UX Design Intern

January 12, 2022
Full-time
Remote & in-person (Provo/Lehi)
Paid. Compensation TBD

What is Bacon?

We are a start-up company on the move and growing fast! We make temp work professional and respectable by holding employers and workers accountable. Our app allows them to choose one another based on performance. Employers can post one or multiple shifts and workers can apply for jobs on the app and work when it fits their schedule. This flexibility attracts quality workers who would otherwise be unavailable, including college students, stay-at-home parents, second income earners, retired professionals, and veterans. These workers appreciate the opportunity to earn extra money, try new things, and build camaraderie with fellow Bacon workers. The employers value the higher quality workforce that is provided through the Bacon platform and the ease of finding extra help when they need it.

hustle & shine mentality required

We seek those who show up to get the job done and leave a legendary positive impression in all they do.

job description

The User Experience Design Intern will join Bacon's internship program created to help level up the next generation of individual contributors. This intern will work on all experiences of the Bacon web and mobile app. They will make themselves available to attend product team meetings, interview and visit customers, create and test prototypes all while providing valuable information and feedback to the product team. As a member of the product team, you will be tasked with contributing to the overall product strategy and will report directly to the Director of Product. This individual will work closely with the sales, marketing, client success, development, and leadership team to assist in communication and design of the app.

responsibilities

  • Collaborate with executives, product managers, csm’s, developers, and other product team members to frame problems and take ideas from ideation through implementation.
  • Assist our UX designer in creating interactive mockups, lightweight prototypes, and design specs to communicate and validate design direction.
  • Participate in the design, observation, and analysis of user research.
  • Work closely with engineers to ensure the design is implemented effectively and iterate in code to refine the design and respond to user feedback.
  • Demonstrate high quality design practices by ensuring decisions are made with appropriate user insight and follow existing UX/UI systems while making well-informed decisions to create new patterns.

Requirements

  • A current portfolio. Not just UI work. Share your thought processes. Please provide a link in your application.
  • Experience in ux design for software product experiences.
  • In progress education.
  • Analytical and creative mindset, able to contribute ideas and present them effectively.
  • Familiarity with Sketch/Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, and Prototyping tools.  

benefits

  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time-off

culture

Our culture is crucial to all that we do. We expect all team members and platform workers to “Hustle and Shine.” Be ready to work hard and grow in exciting ways you haven’t experienced before. Although we value honesty and openness, we are always respectful in our communication and interactions as a team. We wear many hats, some within our area of responsibility and some to support the team. Bacon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

about bacon inc

Bacon is an on-demand workforce mobile app that connects companies with pre-screened, quality temp workers on short notice. Our app is a big part of the quickly growing and popular “gig economy/ side hustle” movement. Whether employers need to staff up for a busy time of year, periodically supplement their permanent workforce, or "try before they buy" with a temp to hire scenario, we provide the support needed to quickly fill shifts. Our application makes it a snap to post a job and browse a variety of applicants, including worker profiles that list past experience and reviews of their performance. Bacon helps employers respond to changing demands, and workers can earn extra income, try an assortment of jobs on their own schedule, and meet new people.

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