Intern Service Design
The Design Thinking Center in Amsterdam is a unique place to think, do, learn, co-create and design smart solutions. The creative space and architecture (based in a former chewing gum lab) is designed for change and flexibility. The Design Thinking Center works on wicked problems, product-service concepts and design challenges in the digital transformation of organizations.
We are looking for an intern, with the following skills and mindset:
- Interested in Service Design Thinking
- Basic skills in design research and user experience
- Basic visualization skills (sketching, illustrator, axure, smaply, or other)
- Curious, open minded with a hands-on mentality
What you will do
Right from the start you will be part of the team and help us creating the best experience for our clients, doing design research, preparing and facilitating workshops and trainings. After the workshops you will help to visualize and translate the outcomes and work further on innovative concepts.
What you will learn
You will learn a lot about human centered design and how Service Design, Design Thinking and User Experience blend into innovative product-service concepts. You will learn and use the fundamental tools of Service Design Thinking in practice and improve your facilitation and visualization skills in ‘the most advanced creative space we know’.
The Design Thinking Center is located in Amstel Business Park, near the Amsterdam Zuidas. It is ideally situated at the heart of the Amsterdam Business District. Just ten minutes away from the Amsterdam City Center and with the train and metro station in the immediate vicinity.
Please apply by sending your Curriculum Vitae, start date, duration of internship and a short motivation (in Dutch) to:
Consulting Director Design Thinking