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UX Design Intern

Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Job Description

Eaton is seeking a UX Design Intern for the Center for Connected Intelligent Solutions.
Eaton’s Center for Connected Intelligent Solutions accelerates the company’s capabilities through the development of reusable, secure, reliable, integrated, and connected embedded and IoT platforms, providing a foundation for our businesses to more rapidly develop innovative products and services. 
The UX Intern will be a member of the User Experience Team and play a role in this work by producing (and learning about) prototypes, user interaction definitions, visual designs and/or frontend code. 
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Our ideal candidate has an uncanny sense for clean design, is a fierce advocate for the user, and is committed to creating elegantly simple user experiences from otherwise complex workflows. You also take the time to understand not just the execution side of design, but the business aspects of the products as well.
  • Create wireframes, sketches, and story boards for web application and mobile interfaces that intuitively satisfy the needs of a diverse customer base
  • Participate in usability testing to validate proposed designs; iterate over the designs based on feedback
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members to optimize for customer needs, business constraints, and technological realities
  • Design work spanning from embedded dashboards to mobile apps
  • Create reusable component designs that are both beautiful to behold and intuitive to use


Basic Qualifications:
  • Actively enrolled in either a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree program with a major in Computer Science, Design, or a related field
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of a 3.0 (please do not round)
  • This position does not offer relocation. The candidate must reside within 50 miles of Moon Township, PA
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent on-going basis without company sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Possess a portfolio demonstrating compelling design, telling us a story of progression from how you defined the concept through production.
  • Demonstrated ability of creating impactful user experiences
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with web and mobile technologies and their impacts on the feasibility of design solutions
  • The ability to grasp complex and sometimes diverse customer needs and distill them into clean, understandable solutions.
  • Experience creating designs for a wide variety of interfaces, from large dashboard displays to mobile devices

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: Electrical Sector

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 060931