Facebook Product Design, Intern in Menlo Park, California

Summary:
Join a team of designers who are passionate about creating a cutting-edge VR experience and establishing Oculus as an industry leader. As a Product Designer, you will be assisting team leaders in every aspect of the product development process, from conceptualizing the next generation of the VR platform (PC & Mobile) to designing incremental features. You’ll tackle critical questions around what interactions look like in 2D to VR today and for the future. You will be expected to use your full range of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills, and you will help own a wide area of the Oculus experience. You’ll be responsible for designing, researching, prototyping, and creating assets as well as provide UI documentation to optimize the product design workflow. This position is based in Menlo Park.

Required Skills:

  1. Synthesize broad and ambiguous business requirements and accomplish them through design

  2. Help establish preliminary processes to align cross-functional teams and provide supporting documentation

  3. Design end-to-end flows, visuals and individually contribute to the product and feature set

  4. Partner design leadership, overseeing the implementation of the user experience from product conception to launch - as well as provide post-launch design support

  5. Clearly articulate design decisions to a vast set of internal stakeholders

  6. Think holistically across all of Oculus’ products and how every product interacts with one another

  7. Quickly solve issues with your design leads

  8. Advocate for product design within the Oculus company and throughout Facebook

  9. Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments

    1. Pursuing a BA/BS degree or equivalent in a design related field or pursuing a MA/MS degree or equivalent in a design related field

    2. Graduation dates of Fall 2017, or anytime in: 2018 or 2019

    3. You must have a portfolio link

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Proficiency - Adobe suite, Sketch, mobile prototyping tools (Origami, InVision etc)

  2. Experience with designing mobile apps and mobile web

  3. Unity experience a plus, but not necessary

  4. A portfolio featuring examples of both visual and interaction work

  5. Great communication skills Most importantly, you must be passionate about new emerging technologies and be a team player.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.