The Flexport Design team creates the end-to-end user experiences for our external clients, our internal operations teams, and our service partners such as airlines, ocean carriers, and trucking companies. As an integral part of the internal and external business, user experience is at the forefront of everything we do.
The Flexport Design and Research team is looking for a highly motivated Design Operations Intern to contribute to our operational excellence. The goal of Design Operations is to continuously improve the way in which we communicate and work within our team and across the organization. A problem solving mentality and the ability to flex between creative and pragmatic mindsets is critical to success in this role. At the heart, design operations loves design and is an advocate for driving user experience as a critical role in achieving our company mission of making global trade easier for everyone.
As a Design Operations Intern, you’ll report directly to our Design Operations Manager who will help guide you through an internship project from beginning to end. You’ll have the opportunity to work closely with product designers and researchers, helping to implement processes and streamline their workflows and systems. You can expect to make meaningful contributions operationalizing the product design team, while having a fantastic internship experience in the process of doing so.
We believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make global trade easier for everyone. We aim to do this by building the Operating System for Global trade - a strategic model combining advanced technology and data analytics, logistics infrastructure, and supply chain expertise. Flexport today connects almost 10,000 clients and suppliers across 109 countries, including established global brands like Georgia-Pacific as well as emerging innovators like Sonos. Started in 2013, we've raised over $1.3B in funding from SoftBank Vision Fund, Founders Fund, GV, First Round Capital and Y Combinator. We’re excited about the three big ways we’re moving forward after our recent $1B investment from SoftBank Vision Fund in February 2019.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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