Job Description

Western Digital®
Industrial Design Intern
Irvine, California

The next big thing in data is you!

We create environments for you to thrive. The growing diversity of data creates an exponential amount of new possibilities – for the world, our company and you. You’ll be part of a team driving the innovations necessary to outpace new demands and challenges everywhere data lives, from sensors to mobile devices to the cloud. We’ve only started to scratch the surface of what data can do. You can help unlock its full potential.

We are seeking highly motivated students to be a part of our RAMP (Summer Intern) program. These paid summer internship opportunities are designed to jump start your career, offering on-the-job training and a robust summer of events. As a RAMP participant, you'll work alongside technology industry professionals on real-world projects, giving you the tools and experience to get your career off the ground. Additionally, Ramp participants will attend networking events, participate in workshops, and present to the WD leadership team.

What we offer:

Experience designing a range of devices for multiple brands, each with its own design language. You will participate in all aspects of current design projects.
Experience designing for customers that range from film industry pros to the global mass market.
Experience working with global suppliers.
Competitive hourly pay (no relocation expenses).
Organized activities with interns from other disciplines.

What we need:

Personal commitment to quality, attention to detail.
Ability to maintain design intent from concept generation to final implementation.
A thorough understanding of design principles.
Ability to ensure innovation by actively researching, sharing and implementing new trends and materials
Excellent time management, organization & prioritization skills to handle multiple projects simultaneously within tight timelines.
Excellent presentation skills.
Effective, articulate design communication and decision-making skills.
Proficiency in:
2D: Adobe CC, Illustrator and Photoshop.
3D: Autodesk Alias, Rhino, or Solidworks is preferred.
Rendering: Keyshot is preferred.
Sketching: Ability to express ideas visually with a quick sketch.

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Western Digital

The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.
We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, storage was the most important thing we could do for data. Now, we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.
The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and government organizations come to us for the technologies and solutions needed to bring meaning and value to their ever-increasing diversity of data.
But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your unique skills. You can be the next big thing in data.
Western Digital® data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital, G-Technology™, SanDisk® and WD® brands. Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.
Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person’s gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.
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