Overview

The Adobe Design team is seeking an Experience Design Intern to join the Brand team here in San Francisco, California.

The Brand team is responsible for all the product brand marks, the visual branding hierarchy, workflow icons, splash screens, visual components to UX frameworks, and more. We work primarily on screens and paper, but also at larger scales like walls and installations. We manage a visually-integrated brand system of over hundred different products across half a dozen different customer segments, and have a unique view and placement within the company.

We are seeking a visual design intern with an experience design eye. One who can look at how the brand architecture system and identify needs and offer solutions. The project will likely have a broad set of touch points, including our identity, outwardly and internal communication, websites, printed material, and more. There may also be some other logo, icon, or UI projects depending on time and interests. Along the way you’ll get a primer on how we work and you’ll see first hand what it takes for your concepts to come to life at a big company.

Adobe Design is Adobe’s in-house team that works directly with executives, product managers and engineering leadership to bring great products to life. We are co-located and work together in person every day to make the best products possible. This position is in San Francisco, California in Adobe’s new building at 100 Hooper Street.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify user needs and build consensus around those needs
  • Quickly visualize and prototype ideas to communicate concepts
  • Construct beautiful, functional print & screen designs that work in concert with the brand system
  • Participate in peer design critiques to give and receive critique
  • Work closely with the Brand team on one-off brand projects (logos &/or other projects)

Requirements:

  • Actively pursuing a degree in visual design
  • A strong visual design portfolio demonstrating a firm grasp of basic design principles
  • A high degree of proficiency with our tools including Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign with bonus points for motion and/or web skills
  • Experience with both screen and print work is strongly desired with motion, music, photography, prototyping, or other skills a bonus
  • Highly motivated with a focus on the details
  • Able to communicate and sell your ideas in written or spoken form and to present with sketches, a short presentation, mock-ups or other appropriate medium
  • Able to receive (and deliver) constructive and often very direct design feedback in a team critique setting
  • A positive attitude and a desire to learn from those around you
  • A strong interest in branding

To be considered for this role you must submit a resume and portfolio.

Why Adobe

At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.

If you’re looking to make an impact, Adobe’s the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the meaningful benefits we offer.