Red Hat Creative Strategy and Design Internship in Raleigh, North Carolina

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Creative Strategy and Design team is looking for an intern to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will gain an expertise at applying designs to new deliverables, constantly using your skills to create systems and guides to maintain brand standards. You'll have a wide variety of communication tools, including graphic design, video, animation, social media, PR, events, keynote speeches, and more, to help tell a story, communicate complex business and technical concepts, and develop compelling content. You will work in a collaborative, team-oriented, fast-paced, and deadline-driven environment on projects that include web graphics, information graphics, event materials, posters, presentation and swag items. As a Creative Strategy and Design Intern, you will create the day-to-day materials and other communications that customers see most. We will need you to be able to work efficiently and have a sharp eye for layout and detail, while adhering to established brand standards.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work directly with marketing resource management to deliver branded, quality design deliverables to our clients on time

  • Participate fully as a team member by contributing solutions for continually improving efficiency and quality of work

  • Work openly and effectively with team members in their areas of expertise, e.g., content writers, motion and video designers, account management, etc.

  • Use constructive criticism for improving skills and adding to knowledge database

  • Keep your skill set up to date and share current trends and skills with the team

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in graphic design

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop)

  • Excellent typography and layout skills

  • Great communication skills, especially when interacting with clients and presenting design work in a professional and effective manner

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, solve problems, and maintain a positive attitude

  • Excellent time with project management skills, with input from a project manager to meet short deadlines while maintaining brand standards and a high quality of work

  • Professional experience in the technology industry is a plus

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Red Hat does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. We are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written contract between Red Hat and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.

Job ID 59263

Department Corporate Marketing

Location US-NC-Raleigh

Posting date 10/3/2017

Remote base ..