Washington D.C., United States
At AKQA, we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients.
Located on the Georgetown Waterfront in Washington, D.C., as part of AKQA you will have access to world-renowned thought leadership from influential authors, athletes, artists and entrepreneurs.
Technologists at AKQA are critical thinkers, natural problem solvers, and insatiable consumers of new ideas and information. As a Technology Intern at AKQA, you tackle a client challenge attempting to find simple solutions to complex problems. You will find ways to add value to any situation and identify ways to make ideas better. You will be a strong communicator and storyteller, both in written and verbal form. And you will be passionate about our mission of creating the future with our clients.
Through our internship program, you will be an integrated part of the Technology team and have the opportunity to join multidisciplinary project teams, concepting and executing digital solutions for industry-leading brands.
QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS
- A passion for technology and its application to solve complex problems
- An understanding of modern web, mobile, and emerging technologies
- Desire to tinker and create, guided by the ability to usher projects towards completion
- An appreciation for compelling user experience and visual design
- Ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams and clients
- Ability to convey technical concepts in an approachable manner to teammates and clients
This is a paid 10-week summer internship.
AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.