Personal Systems Design Internship
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Hewlett Packard (HP)

10,001+ employees

Technology & print production products
Company Overview
Hewlett Packard’s mission is to engineer experiences that amaze for everyone everywhere through their technology ranging from personal systems, printers, and 3D printing solutions to inspire meaningful progress. The company is committed to delivering great products and services for diverse customer needs while also pushing forward humanitarian efforts.
Consumer Software

Company Stage


Total Funding





Palo Alto, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Palo Alto, CA, USA • Spring, TX, USA • Fountain Valley, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 2nd or 3rd Year of Bachelor's degree completed, 1st year of Master's program completed or PhD candidate.--typically a technical degree specialization
  • Must be enrolled full time at an accredited university
  • Keen eye for detail, good taste
  • Good understanding of design principles and theories
  • Good sketching & visualization skills (on paper, on screen using a Wacom tablet)
  • Good presentation skills - strong ability to communicate through sketches and renders
  • Good balance of aesthetic sensitivity & mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to analyze / research / identify and solve problems
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills (mastery in English language preferred)
  • Good MS Office skills (PowerPoint & Outlook)
  • Fluent in 2D drawing software (Illustrator preferred)
  • Fluent in 3D CAD surfacing (Solid Works preferred; ProE, Rhino, Alias acceptable)
  • Fluent in Photoreal editing (Photoshop preferred)
  • Fluent in ID rendering (Keyshot preferred)
  • Open mind / thirst to learn / passion to explore new things this is of crucial importance
  • Openness to receiving design feedback, and to being challenged to go above & beyond
  • Team player attitude, self-motivation, professionalism, organizational & inter-personal skills
  • Fabrication processes (injection molding, stamping, casting, machining, etc)
  • Surface treatments (paint, anodize, vacuum metallization, powder coating, etc)
  • Application of materials in design (fabrics, organic materials, plastics, metals, etc)
  • Create dynamic product animations is a great plus (Keyshot preferred)
  • Create and edit videos is a great plus (Premiere and/or After Effects preferred)
  • Conceptualize advanced concepts and ideas: new ways to do things; new products; new form factors; new experiences
  • Communicate your ideas through sketching, storyboarding and creating models
  • Collaborate with human factors, R&D, procurement, product management, marketing and manufacturing
  • Connect concepts to HP's portfolio, our users, our business, our markets
  • Design to anticipate global macro trends, emerging technologies
  • Identify user needs & opportunities
  • Safe-guard patentable inventions by documenting them visually and with well written supporting narrative, and submitting these as patent disclosures on behalf of HP Inc
  • Be a great storyteller: tell exciting stories that inspire
  • Trace new paths towards innovation & design excellence for HP Inc