2017 / 2018 Summer Intern Program - Design

Job Description

Apply for our intern program and start an awesome career!

Our products create the magic for teams to do amazing things, examples include NASA sending a rover to mars or Cochlear gifting children with the ability to hear, this role is an opportunity to gain amazing experiences working with world class engineering teams in advancing humanity through the power of software. Independence and collaboration go together at Atlassian. Take ownership of creating beautiful designs and frictionless user experiences for our product used by millions of users worldwide. Make your visions a reality and transform the way millions of people collaborate or create the magic of developing software. This job will give you tons of exposure to the design and product development process as you concept, design, and deliver current and future applications and web sites. You’ll be part of a team of trusted designers amongst bright peers of product managers, engineers, and testers who will look to you to guide them in creating harmonious user experiences and design.

As a Design Intern, you'll have the opportunity to learn more about the current trends in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and agile development. You'll be able to help define the face our our products, and share your voice and vision with the team. Our teams are built to be agile, meaning you can move fast and iterate to help us create amazing user experiences.

More about you

On day one, we'll expect you to have:

  • Passion for user-focused design
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Ability to plan effectively while juggling multiple simultaneous projects

More about our team  

In one of our design team off-sites, we attended 'Circus Training' where we learned to juggle and fly on a trapeze. It was intimidating for some of us, but we wanted to push ourselves outside of our comfort zone and not be afraid to fail. We are constantly growing, learning, adapting and trying new things. You’ll be joining a team that is smart and very direct. We challenge each other constantly to improve our work and ask hard questions. We're dedicated to agile methodology and big believers in 'lean', which means we don’t do documentation for documentation's sake. We also know all too well the importance of validating assumptions about users and use various types of testing to better understand their needs. It’s all about improving our user’s experience—no matter who or where it is.

To learn more about working with the Design Team at Atlassian, check out our Design Team page!

More about Atlassian

Software is changing the world, and we’re at the center of it all. With a customer list that reads like a who's who in tech, and a highly disruptive business model, we’re advancing the art of team collaboration with products like JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, HipChat, and now Trello. Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, and consistent revenue growth, we’re out to unleash the potential of every team. From Amsterdam and Austin to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who are powered by passion and eager to do the best work of their lives in a highly autonomous yet collaborative, no B.S. environment.

Additional Information

This program is open to penultimate year students with Australian working rights.

Intern dates are end of November to the end of February, full-time. 

We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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