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Sample Internship Job Description

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SAMPLE INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION – WEB DESIGN INTERN

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a web design intern to assist in the design development of high-performance, high-visibility websites. The ideal candidate will have a passion for web design and gaming. The intern must have strong graphic-design skills, artistic sense, proficiency creating interactive, animated web designs with Adobe Flash, familiarity with web scripting languages (JavaScript, ActionScript, etc.), and knowledge of browser-compatibility issues.

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a degree in a related field (web design, art, graphic design, computer science, etc.).
  • Proficient in technical web development tools (Photoshop, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript).
  • Ability to work within and build upon Blizzard Entertainment's art style.
  • Understanding of information flow, readability and interface usability design principles.
  • Passion for user interface and web page graphic design.
  • Passion for technology and gaming.

Pluses

  • Experience creating animations, vector graphics, and applications using Adobe Flash.
  • Knowledge of video editing with Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects (or an equivalent software package).
  • Passion for Blizzard Entertainment games.