UI Design Summer Internship
Singapore, Central Singapore, SingaporeProduct and Design
Nice to Meet You! We are Ascenda
Ascenda provides the rewards infrastructure for leading financial services brands across the world.
Our clients include the world’s largest banks, top tier card issuers and fintechs who utilise our rewards infrastructure to power their earn & burn rewards programs. These include American Express, CapitalOne, HSBC, Brex, Virgin Money, SMBC, ICBC, Bradesco, ANZ, HDFC and Top 10 financial services brands in many other countries.
With a best-in-class technology suite and the world’s broadest rewards content marketplace, we are the engine behind winning premium rewards propositions for financial services all around the globe.
Our clients are spread across continents, and we serve over 1 billion customers globally. No matter where you are in the world, you’ll recognize our footprint!
We believe that nothing should stand in the way of companies who strive to drive growth via compelling and effortless rewards propositions that their customers love.
Welcome to the future of customer growth. Join us as we shape the future of rewards in financial services!
Join us as UI Design Intern (Design System) in Singapore
We are excited to offer an internship for an aspiring UI Designer who is eager to learn and contribute to our Design System team. This internship provides an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in UI design in a professional setting, working alongside experienced designers, product managers, and software engineers.
- Assist in designing UI components that are functional, scalable, and consistent across our product range.
- Support the team in documenting design guidelines, components, and interactions.
- Learn and apply UI design principles and responsive design techniques in real-world scenarios.
- Participate in collaborative projects with the design system team, contributing to concept development and implementation.
- Engage in user research and feedback sessions to understand user needs and preferences.
- Receive mentorship and guidance on current UI trends, techniques, and technologies.
What you bring to the table
- Currently pursuing a degree in Design, Computer Science, or a related field.
- A keen interest in UI design and a basic understanding of design principles.
- Familiarity with design tools such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma, or similar.
- A willingness to learn and contribute in a team environment.
- Good communication skills and a proactive approach to learning and problem-solving.
- An enthusiasm for staying updated with the latest trends and technologies in UI design.
- Any previous design work or projects (including academic or personal projects) would be advantageous.
We We Offer:
- A supportive, mentoring-rich environment with opportunities to learn from experienced professionals.
- Exposure to real-world projects in the SaaS domain, particularly in the loyalty program sector.
- A chance to contribute to impactful projects and understand the workings of a successful design system team.
- Networking opportunities within the company and the industry.
Character & work ethic:
- A creator at heart with great design aesthetics, an eye for detail, and the ability to translate research into impactful design.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- The ability to work both independently and collaborate as part of a team, handling multiple projects simultaneously.
- A fast learner with a “get things done” attitude.
- Strong organisational skills, interpersonal skills and ability to manage conflicting requirements from different stakeholders.
- Passion for staying updated with industry trends.
- Always coming up with innovations and improvements, and driving these forward with great independence.
What matters at Ascenda:
We are passionate, we keep things simple, we focus on results, we work together & we innovate!
We have a rewarding working place that provides a:
- High growth environment & exponential career development
- Mobile & flexible work environment
- Competitive compensation
- Travel perks & Employee rewards
Ascenda is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We thank you for your understanding that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.