UX Design Intern – Consumer Digital

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

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UX Design Intern - Consumer Digital 

Req # 2460554

UX Design Intern - Consumer Digital 

Roles & Responsibilities:

Our Consumer Digital team at Mount Sinai Health System is seeking a User Experience and User Interface Design Intern to join our group this summer. As a UX/UI Design Intern you will get to work on a high-caliber team within one of the top health systems in the world. You'll help drive design vision and strategy, collaborate with a team of passionate product managers, engineers, and designers, and be an advocate for a large and diverse patient population to create seamless, accessible, and transparent consumer-facing experiences. This internship will give you an opportunity to gain real world experience on a variety of projects as well as hands-on training in all phases of the UX process - from discovery work (research, strategy, product development), ideation and design (wireframes and visual design), to usability testing and deployment.


What you will do:

  • Drive a planned summer project through the entire design process. You’ll gather insights, explore possibilities, shape the user experience, and follow through to proof of concept development.
  • You’ll partner closely with our designers, engineering and product managers to synthesize ideas and define requirements.
  • Create user-centered designs considering data from a variety of internal and external sources, user feedback, user research and technical constraints/opportunities.
  • Create workflows, wireframes, design mockups and prototypes to effectively conceptualize new product initiatives and features.
  • Simplify and distill complex processes into intuitive and elegant experiences.
  • Take ownership of your work and effectively manage priorities.



  • Between 1-2 years of relevant work experience, as a UX/UI or Product Designer or comparable title.
  • You are actively pursuing an education and career in Product Design.
  • You have a strong online portfolio of work demonstrating experience creating great user-centered design solutions (flows, prototypes, wireframes) and solid visual designs (mockups and style guides) for mobile and desktop.
  • You have experience working in a collaborative team, partnering with product management, and working directly with developers.
  • You are hungry to learn, enthusiastic and engaged in all things UX, and ready to contribute independently and collaboratively.
  • Familiar with conducting user research, particularly usability testing, and turning the output into data that can drive product design decisions.
  • Familiar with information architecture, as well as knowledgeable of usability principles and techniques.
  • You have an interest in designing large-scale design systems and applications.
  • You are familiar with design component libraries.
  • Experience in tools of the trade, such as Sketch, InVision, Illustrator, Photoshop.


What's nice to have:

  • HMTL / CSS / JavaScript
  • Proficiency in Framer X and After Effects
  • Previous experience in healthcare or some knowledge of U.S. health systems or hospital networks
  • Some exposure or experience in digital marketing


Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

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