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UX/UI Design Intern



Posted on Thursday, September 28, 2023
PursueCare is seeking a UX/UI design intern to join our growing technical team. We are a telemedicine company that provides mental health and addiction treatment, using an app. In this growth-critical position you would be working directly with the development team in creating a meaningful and well-crafted user experience. A strong background in design thinking and an understanding of digital technologies will be critical at this fast-paced start-up. In addition to your design-focused responsibilities, you may be asked to assist in project management tasks, such as creating timelines and managing project deliverables.

  • Create wireframes, mockups, and prototypes to support clinical initiatives and improve the quality of patient care.
  • Understand clinical workflows and translate them to digital experiences.
  • Design high-resolution graphics for our mobile suite of products and our website.
  • Identify UX/UI issues and work with our development team to create technically feasible solutions.
  • Champion your own creative design ideas and work with our Sr. UX Designer to come up with new improvements for our products.
  • Participate in user experience research by meeting stakeholders, creating surveys/questionnaires, and testing prototypes with the end-user.
  • Partner with all teams, from data analytics to clinical, and from operations to marketing.

  • A portfolio of UI/UX/Visual Design work illustrating your design skills and understanding of products.
  • Proven work experience with UX/UI design or a similar role
  • Experience working in an agile environment.
  • A solid understanding of user-centered design principles and practices.
  • Proficiency with standard UI/UX tools and Adobe suite.
  • The ability to write basic CSS.
  • An understanding of the intersection between design and implementation.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties. Work is performed primarily in a traditional office setting or home office setting, where the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, and demonstrate manual dexterity. Work includes extended periods of time at a desk and computer screen.

PursueCare brings virtual evidence-based addiction treatment for opioids, alcohol, and other substance use disorders to patients through a smart phone application. PursueCare offers low-barrier transitional digital mental health and addiction treatment that is particularly beneficial for those who experience significant barriers to in-person care. Through the app, patients can access doctors who prescribe Medically-Assisted Treatment (MAT), counselors and therapists, psychiatric care providers, at-home screening, supporting resources and a pharmacy that can ship medications directly to the patient. We partner with health systems, community health partners, employers, and health plans. Patients can also seek treatment without a referral. We are Joint Commission-Accredited and maintain the highest standards for clinical excellence, while continually innovating how care is provided to vulnerable populations. PursueCare is available in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, and all of New England, with national expansion plans. For more information, visit www.pursuecare.com.We offer qualifying employees flexible paid time off to allow our team members to properly recharge, competitive pay, bonus opportunities, comprehensive health benefits and a 401K with company contributions. PursueCare is headquartered in Middletown, CT with satellite locations in other regions. We offer work-from-home/remote opportunities for certain positions, based upon being able to meet the core competencies and requirements for the position from a home office. We pledge to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and pay living wages.