Design Intern (Brand & Culture) Fall 2018

Department: Internships

Location: Atlanta

MailChimp is the world’s largest marketing automation platform. Millions of businesses use MailChimp to design and send a billion emails a day. We empower small businesses with a suite of powerful and easy-to-use email, marketing automation, and analytics tools that integrate with hundreds of popular applications and services.

The MailChimp internship program started in 2013. In the past 5 years, we’ve had the privilege of bringing in some of the brightest, most talented college students from around the country to spend time with our teams. Our 12 week intern program was designed so that interns can grow their skill set, thrive in the MailChimp community, and do meaningful work. They also have a lot of fun along the way! If you are a current student, we want to hear from you!

Start Date: August 13, 2018

Application Deadline: June 27, 2018

Our fall internship has flexibility in regards to school schedules; interns are expected to be here for the full of week of onboarding, August 13th - August 17th. 

MailChimp Design is a multi-disciplinary and cross-functional department comprised of product, web, UX, visual, and motion designers. We work with just about every department and team from product to marketing to deliver a unified customer experience and make things feel like MailChimp.

You’re highly collaborative and comfortable giving and receiving design critiques. You are passionate about brand design with interests in web and mobile technology. You're always looking for ways to create simplicity out of complex problems with an awareness for detail and an eye for sharp visual design. You’ve got a healthy curiosity for how things work, a dedication to bringing a shared vision to life, and you are ready to grow in your design career.

What you’ll do:

  • Execute design projects in compliance with brand standards
  • Collaborate with designers, writers, web developers, and project managers to deliver beautiful and communicative design
  • Deliver design assets and systems that meet business goals as defined by project leadership

We’d love to hear from you if:

  • Solid typography and layout skills
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Online portfolio demonstrating a variety of projects
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable collaborating as well as working independently
  • Photo, motion, and/or video experience a plus
  • Studio art(various mediums) experience a plus
  • Experience with HTML/CSS a plus

MailChimp is a founder-owned, highly profitable, and private company located in the heart of Atlanta. We offer our 800+ employees an exceptional workplace, extremely competitive compensation, fully paid benefits (for employees and their families), and generous profit sharing. We hire humble, collaborative, and ambitious people, and give them endless opportunities to grow and succeed.

We love our hometown and support sustainable urban renewal. Our headquarters is in the historic Ponce City Market, right on the Atlanta Beltline. If you'd like to be considered for this position, please apply below. We look forward to meeting you!

MailChimp is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Benefits

We encourage our employees to live their best lives through wellness programs and education opportunities.

Investing in our employees

Our profit sharing plan puts at least an additional percentage of your annual salary into your 401(k) each year, based on company performance.

At home in Atlanta

Atlanta is where we live, work, and play. It's a vibrant city, with people from all over the world, and no shortage of things to do.