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Foresight and Design Strategy Intern - Available Summer 2020


Foresight and Design Strategy Intern - Available Summer 2020

Start Here, Go Anywhere! Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?

During your internship at Arup, you'll have the chance to work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.

Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:

• Be part of a collaborative the design strategy team
• Conduct secondary and primary research to uncover design insights
• Create verbal, written, and visual communications
• Learn how to contribute towards problem framing, visual storytelling, and information design
• Acquire client relationship management skills
• Create the potential for future professional engagement with our team and at Arup



• Bachelor's degree in Design
• Minimum of 3.0 GPA or higher
• Internship experience at prior design studio, architecture practice or built environment
• Planning and conducting ethnographic research studies, analyzing field data, and clearly communicating actionable insights and opportunities for design and innovation.
• Experience with Digital UX interactive design
• Knowledge of Wireframing
• Understanding of User interface and usability testing
• Practice in Prototyping
• Good Visual Communication skills
• Some knowledge of Coding
• Strategic thinking skills
• Strong communication skills
• Candidate must not require sponsorship, now or in the future to be considered for this role


• Master's degree in Design or Business
• 3.5 GPA or higher
• Bi-lingual in Spanish, French, or Mandarin

Notable Projects

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

• Lassonde Studios, University of Utah
• Crocker Science Center, University of Utah
• Teacher of the Future for city of Buenos Aires,
• LGA Delta concept of operations, New York, NY
• Dartmouth College - Hopkins center of the arts, Hanover, New Hampshire
• Lake shore 2150 Digital Vision, Toronto, Ontario
• Sustainability vision for Waterfront development authority, Toronto, Ontario
• Campus of the future for Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts
• Programming vision for the Rlab for NYU, New York, NY

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to thrive.

Job Number: NEW0000RQ
Category: Programme and Project Management
Location: New York, New York
Date Posted: Jan. 24, 2020