Los Angeles, CA – Culver City, CA

Consulting | Design | Development | Launch

Enterprise | OTT Media Platforms | Ecommerce | Health-Care Tech

Apprentice: Graphic Design (6-Month Paid Internship)

Company Overview

Sidebench is an award-winning strategy, design, and development consultancy based in Los Angeles. We partner with enterprise companies and top new ventures seeking product strategy. Our team provides the strategic value of enterprise-level management consulting and the technical expertise of a leading product & development shop. We combine these strengths with a people-first methodology that gives us a unique & innovative approach toward creating first-in-kind solutions.

 

Job Summary

The Sidebench apprenticeship program is a 6-month full-time paid developmental internship that is designed to provide the apprentice with valuable & meaningful first-hand experience within a specific discipline. This specific track is for those who are looking to work as a designer with a budding interest in either UI or UX design

The program is looking for a motivated recent college graduate who is looking to gain insight into a variety of potential career tracks in the tech field, but all who are able to dedicate 6 full-time months are welcome to apply.

 

Apprenticeship Overview

You will:

  • Gain significant exposure to all areas of project and product management within one of the fastest growing digital product consultancies in the US
  • Do impactful work that contributes to the greater goals of the Sidebench team
  • Be challenged to think big, creatively solve problems, and turn solutions into processes
  • Have a dedicated mentor throughout the apprenticeship who is there to help guide you and provide regular, structured feedback
  • Work with and learn from a team of smart, friendly, and fun techies who care about your development

 

Role Information & Responsibilities

With our Design Team you will assist in a myriad of activities that cover everything from wireframes to marketing materials. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting the design team in brainstorming and planning for client deliverables
  • Creating ideas for and executing internal Sidebench branding materials
  • Designing social posts and social collateral for Dribbble, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter
  • Contributing ideas to the overall design process and framework
  • Designing client deliverables that include mock-ups, illustrations, spec work, and final designs, style guides, branding guides
  • Creation of internal and client marketing materials
  • Contribute to the ongoing branding initiatives for Sidebench

At the conclusion of the 6-month program, pending your performance and company needs, there is the potential to transition to a full-time, salaried role on our Design Team.

 

Requirements

  • Genuine interest in technology and business and the desire to learn more
  • Self-starter with demonstrated capacity for independent initiative
  • Strong research and analytical skills and problem solving ability
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be responsive, pro-active, enthusiastic, and adaptable
  • Ability to produce detailed and well-organized documentation (have a knack for effectively summarizing concepts, thoughts, and research)
  • Must be able to commit to a full-time role for a period of 6 months
  • Experience with the web or app development process is a big plus

 

Benefits

  • Work with an interesting blend of projects and clients to make every day exciting
  • We have a casual dress code in the office — no need to dress up for up
  • We always make sure to plan one big company event and one small company event per quarter
  • Our Culture Club makes sure to celebrate new hires, birthdays, Sidebench anniversaries, and holidays
  • We are walking distance from downtown Culver City and have free office parking
  • We have free coffee, beer, and plenty of snacks
  • You will work with a diverse team of intelligent people that make it fun to come to work every day

 

Apprenticeship Compensation Pay: $12/hour

 

Please apply through this link.