Creative Development Intern at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
We’re looking for a Development Intern (Innovation Focus) to join Snap Inc! In this role the successful candidate will gain research and creative development experience as well as valuable knowledge about how to work professionally and cross-functionally inside a high profile tech company. You’ll collaborate remotely with our team with a focus on the intersection between technology and entertainment, supporting work that will help define the future of mobile storytelling.
What you’ll do:
Assist with coordination, development and production for storytelling innovation projects
Research and compile info about companies / creators / technologies in the interactive entertainment space
Generate a wide range of narrative and format ideas based on product functionality and potential product innovations
Support team in cross-functional collaboration: schedule meetings, take meeting notes, manage project calendars, support creative development and production
Maintain research trackers and development grids
Build creative internal pitch decks for presentations
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Creative thinker able to articulate and document complex narrative and technical ideas
Fluent with new technologies like AR, social gaming platforms, Social Media platforms, as well as other forms of interactive storytelling.
Basic understanding of digital asset production workflows
Proficient with Google Suite (Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Sheets)
Proficient with Mac OS and iOS
General knowledge of Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects)
Effective interpersonal and team collaboration skills
Ability to effectively interact with colleagues and management
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Extremely organized with excellent time management skills
Currently enrolled in a BS/BA program that focuses on interactive media production, creative producing or another creative field at the intersection between entertainment and technology
Expected graduation between December 2021 and August 2023
Experience interning or working in television, interactive entertainment and/or digital production
Passionate and informed about what’s next in mobile and interactive entertainment. Savvy early adopters wanted!
Technology enthusiast eager to focus on research into new forms of storytelling
Fluent with Snapchat, and both an avid Snapchatter and consumer of Snap content
Previous research experience
Previous work or intern experience with a production, gaming or 3D animation company, interactive agency or other relevant creative technology-driven entertainment business.
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].