Industrial Design Intern - Summer 2017

Join DAQRI for a 12-14 week paid internship that offers personal and professional development, executive speaker series, lunch and learns, and networking events. Our interns are treated like full-time employees. You will have a dedicated mentor and will work on projects addressing real-time business opportunities.

DAQRI is a human-machine interface company changing the future of work. Our flagship product DAQRI Smart Helmet, is improving efficiency and safety for workers on the job and providing unparalleled cost savings for companies in industrial and manufacturing settings around the world.

Our team is working with the most advanced technologies to develop software and hardware that will change the world. If you’re interested in Augmented Reality technology, this is where you want to be.

We're looking for students with a variety of backgrounds and different degrees to join our team. You must be a smart, self-starter with a desire to jump in and contribute to a growing organization. This is a dynamic environment so flexibility is a must. Most importantly, we want you to be positively passionate and awesome at everything you do…in a humble way, of course.

Opportunities are available in Los Angeles, Sunnyvale, Dublin, Ireland, Vienna, Austria, Milton Keynes, and Hastings, UK.


  • Ability to generate innovative product design concepts based on a design brief/ product requirement document.
  • Ability to implement a user centered design process to discover and validate design solutions
  • Understand user needs and identify opportunities for innovation based on immerging technologies. 
  • Ability to communicate ideas, to other designers as well as inter-departmentally. Storytelling is a huge benefit for “championing” ideas and concepts.
  • Ability to document ideas, through sketching, 2D illustrations, 3D modeling, and physical mock-up generation.
  • Fluent in the standard Adobe tools of the trade: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and an understanding of good (2D) graphic design
  • Working knowledge of parametric modeling program specifically we use Solidworks
  • Self-starter. Though we work collaboratively as a team being able to make effective progress toward program goals with minimal oversight will be a key to success.
  • The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to assemble media for internal review meetings and external facing reviews.
  • Personal interest in augmented reality and wearable technology


  • Fluency in SolidWorks or equivalent CAD program
  • Basic understanding of electronics and
  • Physical Model making and prototype fabrication skills
  • Basic knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Experience performing design research activities
  • Ability to frame up and map out insights and opportunities
  • Familiar with issues related to human factors and ergonomics

DAQRI is the world’s leading enterprise augmented reality company powering the future of work through innovative hardware and software products. Its flagship product, DAQRI Smart Helmet, is improving efficiency and safety for workers on the job and providing unparalleled cost savings for Fortune 500 companies in industrial and manufacturing settings.

Meet Some of DAQRI's Employees

Jennifer S.

Software Developer

Jennifer works on the Core Apps Team on the Smart Helmet, which means she helps develop and deliver the software applications that are available for the product's users.

Luc L.

Senior Engineering Manager

Luc’s team is responsible for mobile applications and the software that gives life to the DAQRI Smart Helmet, a product that connects workers to their environment through augmented reality.

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