A pioneer in K-12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help all students build a strong foundation in early reading and math. All of our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of every student. Today, Amplify serves more than three million students in all 50 states. For more information, visit .
Amplify's creative team is a group of artists, storytellers, and designers. We sketch, we push pixels, we also love paper, we live for the big ideas, and we sweat the details. We work on assignments for digital, print, environmental, interactive and video projects. Our creative team has a strong hands-on and highly collaborative approach to both product development and graphic design systems. The creative team ensures ideas are realized to the highest standards of execution.
We are seeking a Production Design Intern to support innovation through research and design.
You are a hybrid researcher and designer. You facilitate conversations and clearly document your finding to reach a true understanding of our users. You then work independently to envision solutions to problems and pathways to opportunities through thoughtful experience design. You will be located in our Brooklyn office.
Responsibilities of the Production Design Intern:
Partner with product stakeholders to innovate with new products and develop and evolve our existing set of products
Support positive internal awareness of design trends, brand standards and processes, through a design culture of open collaboration, accessibility, and knowledge sharing.
Learn from members of the design team and develop research and UX design skills.
Help produce animations to support products that that will delight customers
Create prototypes of your ideas and iterate on them with users and internal stakeholders to arrive at the best solution
Basic Qualifications of the Production Design Intern:
1+ years creative design experience
Portfolio demonstrating animation skills with a look into your process
Ability to illustrate in vector.
Record of delivering successful projects
Preferred Qualifications of the Production Design Intern:
Self-motivation and proactive drive: you think ahead, enjoy a good challenge, and are a pro at balancing competing priorities to deliver great work within time-sensitive deadlines
Written/verbal communication skills, and the ability to advocate for a particular design approach, achieving buy-in from all levels of stakeholders across the organization
Knowledge of current design and digital media best practices
Working knowledge of After Effects is a plus
Ability to successfully partner cross-functionally, build trust and rapport as well as manage and motivate the internal product team
Analytical skills and focused attention to detail
Ability to give, receive and incorporate candid feedback, as well as approach design thinking from the systems-level and lead pattern-level design critiques
Knack for communicating complex technical concepts in simple and widely-accessible terms
Amplify is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds.
Amplify Education, Inc. is an E-Verify participant.