(COMPANY NAME) (part of Lionbridge) is a technology company offering a crowdsourced translation platform and a data annotation platform for machine learning data. Customers can order a range of translation and data annotation tasks from our crowd of 20,000 human annotators. (COMPANY NAME) helps a wide range of customers - from individual businesses to global enterprises. Approximately 80 employees call themselves Gengons, located in offices around the globe including Tokyo, San Mateo, London, and Manila. We are investing heavily into building cutting edge technology platforms for the future of crowdsourcing, translation, and machine learning data annotation.
To learn about our AI services, please visit Lionbridge.ai
In joining our Design and Product team, you will have the opportunity to create design solutions for existing and future (COMPANY NAME) and Lionbridge.ai products. This is a rare chance to be part of a growing international startup that is serious about technology and is genuinely helping the world to communicate freely. You will be based in our Tokyo office, joining roughly 50 Gengons who work in product and design, engineering, sales, and operations.
This is a paid internship based in Tokyo for 3-6 months starting as soon as possible. Our ideal candidate is already based in Tokyo and would be able to join full-time at the end of the internship period. Best of luck!
Marketing - Work together with members of the design and marketing team to create concepts, from wireframes to finished artwork, for ad campaigns, social media content and landing pages
Interfaces - Solve usability issues, help redefine content by coming up with better design solutions for our marketing websites, gxxxx.xxm and lionbridge.ai
Editorial - Designing for print and web documents such as brochures, flyers for events, reports, infographics, etc.
Internal documents - presentations, guidelines and sales documents
Please submit your resume and portfolio (application without portfolio won't be considered) that demonstrates a strong eye for branding, typography and attention to detail. When submitting your work samples/portfolio, please indicate your specific role(s) and contributions to each project presented
A basic understanding of grid systems and layout
Ability to articulate creative decisions to other designers (and non-designers) clearly and be able to iterate work based on feedback from colleagues and other stakeholders
Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment, either independently or in a team
Ability to empathize with your user(s) and to make design decisions that advocates for them
Experience working with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign
A college student or recent graduate majoring in graphic/communication, interaction design or similar
Experience designing responsively for the web
Experience working in Figma/Sketch
Basic knowledge of CSS and HTML
For candidates who apply abroad:
Visa Support - Bachelor's Degree holders only (current students are not qualified)
Should be able to work full time for at least 3 months (possibility to be hired as a full-time onwards)
Minimum 1 year professional experience in the field of design
Start date: As soon as possible