Summer Intern, UI/UX Design

April 22, 2022

The Hatcher Group is excited to welcome interns to join our award-winning Hatcher UX creative team during Summer 2022. The Hatcher Intern Program is designed to provide college students and recent graduates with an opportunity to collaborate on and help execute client projects. In addition to supporting client deliverables, interns will have the opportunity to participate in professional development powered by Hatcher’s dynamic team. 

The Hatcher UX creative team seeks students who are ready and willing to learn while enhancing their creative thinking and technical skills to deliver quality work consistently. The ideal candidate will have passion for their field of study and a strong desire to contribute to Hatcher’s work supporting nonprofits, foundations, government agencies, and other mission-driven organizations to educate and motivate people through powerful marketing and communications. The UI/UX Design Intern is expected to be well-organized, self-motivated, and able to multi-task while being team player. College students graduating in 2022 and 2023 are encouraged to apply.

Hatcher is currently fully remote, with a flexible workplace policy. The preferred location is within reasonable commuting distance to our office locations in Bethesda, Baltimore, or Annapolis for occasional in-person collaboration.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand user needs and organizational goals to inform product feature designs
  • Create flow diagrams, wireframes, interactive prototypes, and UI specifications that adhere to accessibility and mobile-ready guidelines; maintain design consistency and coherence across product
  • Identify and collect quantitative and qualitative resources for testing and discovery workshop sessions
  • Prepare slide decks for internal and client engagement presentations
  • Execute web content updates via the WordPress platform
  • Design digital collaterals, including social media and web-based graphics that adhere to graphic standards and brand guidelines.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Compelling process-based design portfolio
  • A passion and capacity to advocate user experience to clients and peers
  • Detail-oriented and organizational skills
  • Foundational knowledge of front-end functionality to human-computer interaction
  • Proficiency in Adobe XD, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Effective observational, listening, verbal, and written communication skills 
  • Ability to take direction, work efficiently with a team, and adhere to tight deadlines
  • Ability to share and communicate complex concepts
  • Any level of front-end knowledge is a plus (HTML, CSS, and Javascript)

About The Hatcher Group

The Hatcher Group is a full-service communications and marketing firm, powered by purpose. We are hard-working, visionary strategists with big hearts who delight in the power of communications and good ideas. Our award-winning team includes persuasive storytellers, smart digital media strategists, savvy public relations professionals, accomplished multimedia designers, inventive visual artists, inspired event planners, and compassionate policy advocates.

Our proud commitment to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace drives our organizational culture and allows us to deliver exceptional work. 

The Hatcher Group is a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, with offices in Baltimore and Annapolis.

Hatcher is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

How to Apply:

Please send resume and cover letter to info@thehatchergroup.com.

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