Design Intern
Furniture & Styling, Environments
Posted on 3/11/2024
INACTIVE
Rivian

10,001+ employees

Electric vehicle manufacturer focused on sustainability
Company Overview
Rivian fosters a culture of courage, optimism, and grit, attracting a diverse team of adventurous individuals committed to making a positive global impact. The company's competitive advantage lies in its meticulous attention to vehicle capability, considering factors like tires, drive modes, and HVAC settings to optimize performance. As a leader in the automotive industry, Rivian's dedication to environmental sustainability and technical precision sets it apart from competitors.
Automotive & Transportation
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$25.3B

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Irvine, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

22%
Locations
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Brand Design
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • Undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited program
  • Expected graduation date between December 2024 and June 2026
  • Pursuing a creative arts program in Interior Design, Architecture, Interior Styling, Furniture Design or similar
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating built and photographed work related to interior styling or furnishings
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate design ideas through sketching
  • Problem-solving mindset
  • Previous experiences designing from concept through execution with strong knowledge of detailing and materials
  • Resourceful, innovative, and proactive
  • Ability to work in a team dynamic
  • Ability to participate in local travel in San Francisco/Bay Area
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with designers, artists, and makers to curate and develop custom products across brand touchpoints
  • Compose image/mood boards
  • Review and revise designs as necessary
  • Support the review of architectural drawings, design details, finish samples, etc.
  • Conduct site visits and field measurement verification
  • Assist with administrative tasks associated with the role
  • Source local resources for refinishing/ refurbished and upholstery services
  • Strategize and assist designers with building styling guidelines
  • Participate in local travel in San Francisco/Bay Area