The Flexport UX 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 UX 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 UX 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.
At Flexport, our ability to fulfill our mission of making global trade easy for everyone relies on having a diverse, dedicated and engaged workforce. That is why Flexport is committed to creating and nurturing an environment where anyone can be their authentic self. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, health status, marital and family status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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