Visual Design Intern

Punchcut is looking for a Visual Design Intern to join our team. You should have a strong understanding of user-centered design and be comfortable working independently and in collaboration with other designers. You are currently enrolled in an academic program in a related field and are passionate about design for mobile and other emerging user interfaces such as voice, automotive, and VR/AR. You feel comfortable working in a fast-paced, collaborative, creative design studio environment.


  • Serve as Visual Designer on client-facing projects
  • Explore a range of visual directions and participate in client reviews to make informed selections
  • Iterate and refine visual systems based on client feedback
  • Create production assets and document visual systems for engineering teams as necessary
  • Sketch product concepts as part of a collaborative project team
  • Participate in brainstorm and collaborative activities with clients and partners


  • Experience designing interfaces for a range of devices and formats
  • Education in Visual Design, Motion Design or related fields
  • Strong understanding of user-centered design theory and practice
  • A strong visual design portfolio showing conceptual thinking and detailed execution
  • Comfortable using design tools including Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, InVision
  • Able to bring designs to life using prototyping tools or code
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Sense of humor and positive, flexible attitude


  • Knowledge of iOS/Android design standards
  • 3D modeling experience
  • Motion design experience

Why Punchcut?

Punchcut is a human interface design and innovation company. For over twenty years we’ve worked with the world’s top companies to envision, design and launch connected products and services that engage customers and transform businesses. We believe strongly in approaching these design challenges from many different perspectives so we might find the most important, innovative, and universal solutions.

Our team is building a company that is diverse, equal, and inclusive – one where everyone feels valued and free to be their authentic selves. At Punchcut we embrace differences and all of the amazing, unique characteristics that make us human.

Punchcut designers are located across many time zones. We offer a virtual first, flexible work schedule and take pride in providing a balanced work environment. Full time employees receive medical, dental, life, and disability insurance as well as paid and sabbatical time off. Additional benefits include a 401k plan as well as allowances for technology, home office set up, professional development and wellness.

Cultivating a diverse, thriving, dispersed work environment is never done. We’re growing our network of people and programs to help us realize this vision. Join us in designing for the future we all want to see.

Punchcut is an Equal Opportunity Employer


San Francisco, remote


Full-time (Intern)


The pay range for this role is $35-50hr. Compensation within this range determined by taking into account candidate experience, business/market financials and internal pay parity.

Come design the future of everything!