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SAMPLE INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION - ASSISTANT WEB DESIGNER INTERN IN FRANCE

Blizzard Entertainment is seeking an apprentice or an intern for its web design department. This person will assist the web designers with localization-related tasks on banners, newsletters, emailing, mini-sites, image galleries, and ad hoc tasks.

Responsibilities

  • Design / create / localize graphical online media assets such as Flash animations, static banners, email templates, posters, etc. to support online campaigns and marketing operations.
  • Produce graphical and content updates for Blizzard Entertainment websites: wow-europe.com, eu.blizzard.com, eu.starcraft2.com, eu.diablo3.com and battle.net.
  • Participate in the deployment of website updates or upgrades, in cooperation with quality assurance (QA), public relations (PR), community, and other development departments.

Requirements

  • Fluent in English
  • Experience with Photoshop & Flash
  • Good sense of website layout, usability, and design
  • Basic skills in HTML integration; able to edit content into an existing HTML template
  • Team-player and motivated self-starter

Pluses

  • Experience with versioning tools such as Subversion (SVN)
  • Experience with front-end programming technologies, or / and languages
  • Experience with multimedia content creation using Adobe products
  • Experience in coding websites using latest technologies (HTML5, CSS3, jQuery)