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    Design Intern

    Reporting to: Design Director

    Salary: Depends on experience; however, all Interns will receive a monthly stipend.

    Hours: Full-time preferred. Part-Time candidates currently pursuing a degree in a design related field such as industrial design or architecture will also be considered for this position. Flexible working hours

    Location: 北京市,东城区,青龙胡同1号,歌华大厦A座1303a Gehua Tower, Tower A/1303a, Qinglong Hutong Nr.1, Dongcheng District, Beijing, PRC

     

    DeFacto is a Beijing based, international group of designers with passion and expertise in digital design and advanced manufacturing.
    We are developers of innovative content in the expanding realm of 3D printing and automation.
    We offer design services, consultation and knowledge exchange related to 3D printing and other new forms of making. We work in the fields of architecture, fashion, cuisine and product design. Our studio is located in one of Beijing’s most exciting co-working spaces, DSC at Gehua Tower in Dongzhimen.

    We are looking for people with big ideas who are obsessed with making every experience, thing, and idea better.
    Preference will be given to those with interest and experience areas related to our current projects, which include fashion, gastronomy, architecture, environments, and product design. Proficiency in Rhino or Maya is preferred, as is the ability to go beyond the limitations of software tools and manually manipulate or refine surfaces. Candidates should also be familiar with rendering, visualization, 2D drawing, image editing, and manufacturing software packages.

    Key Responsibilities & Duties

     

    We are seeking interns to assist with research and development of small-scale installation artwork and product development. In this role, interns will be expected to come up with and develop concepts related to small/medium scaled designs. In addition to developing digital design work, candidates will be expected to take on a hands-on approach to R&D efforts including sourcing and working with various materials such as ceramics, resin, silicone, acrylic, etc.

    Interns will have access to our fabrication facilities that is equipped with 3D Printers, CNC Mill and Laser Cutters. Candidates will have the opportunity to learn about our state-of-the art equipment and will be asked to share their knowledge with others. Additionally, interns will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced architects and designers who think big and who love to work on challenging projects.

     

    Requirements: Experience with digital tools such as computer aided software’s (Rhino, Maya, Sketch up, Z-Brush) and contemporary manufacturing tools such as 3D printers and/or CNC machinery. Preference will be given to those with fabrication experience (all scales) such as carpenters and craftsmen. Portfolio, Resume and Cover Letter Required

     

    Our Design Methods: At DeFacto we utilize an interdisciplinary design method. As a diverse group of designers, with skills and knowledge that collectively cover the design spectrum, our approach is collaborative and analytical. Because we stress the importance of intelligent strategic designs, our design charrettes are goal focused and driven. Currently we find our selves fascinated with the concept of modularity, multi-functional products, and custom environmentally aware designs.

    Qualifications:

    Has or is pursuing a degree in a design related field such as industrial design or architecture. 3D modeler’s with little to no previous design experience but who are fluent with complex geometrical and/or parametric modeling are also welcome to apply.


    Characteristics & Skills:

    Familiar with Digital Design Tools i.e. Rhino, Maya, Sketch up, Z-Brush

    Familiar with Digital fabrication Tools i.e. 3D printers, CNC machines, vacuum formers

    Candidates should be eager with their hands and learn about new processes. This position will require you to roll up your sleeves and get dirty from time to time.

    Highly Motivated

    Attention to Detail

    Ability to Perform/Multi-task in a high-paced environment

    Organized, Systematic Worker

    Positive Attitude

    Welcomes Feedback

    Eager to Learn

    Creative

    Sense of Humor

     

    Apply:

    Send us an email with your Resume and Portfolio if applicable. Please include your position in subject line of email along with a cover letter telling us why you would be great for this position.

    info@defactobeijing.com

    Communications Intern

    Reporting to: Marketing Director

    Salary: Depends on experience; however, all Interns will receive a monthly stipend.

    Hours: Full-time preferred. Part-Time candidates currently pursuing a marketing/communications degree will also be considered for this position. Flexible working hours.

    Location: 北京市,东城区,青龙胡同1号,歌华大厦A座1303a Gehua Tower, Tower A/1303a, Qinglong Hutong Nr.1, Dongcheng District, Beijing, PRC

     

    DeFacto is a Beijing based, international group of designers with passion and expertise in digital design and advanced manufacturing.
    We are developers of innovative content in the expanding realm of 3D printing and automation.
    We offer design services, consultation and knowledge exchange related to 3D printing and other new forms of making. We work in the fields of architecture, fashion, cuisine and product design. Our studio is located in one of Beijing’s most exciting co-working spaces, DSC at Gehua Tower in Dongzhimen.

    We are looking for people with big ideas who are obsessed with storytelling and image development. Preference will be given to those who have an interest in innovative technologies and design. Proficiency in graphic design software such as Adobe Suite is preferred.

     

    Key Responsibilities & Duties:

    Seeking a native-Chinese and English speaking intern to assist with company social media and additional marketing channels including wechat, blog and website.

    Responsible for writing brand content and marketing material released for Chinese and English language platforms; and contributing to management of marketing and customer service teams.

     

    Requirements: Native-Chinese speaker with excellent spoken and written English; preference is given to those with experience/interest in marketing and brand development. Prior graphic design experience is beneficial. Familiarity with publishing software such as Adobe Suite is preferred.

     

    Our Marketing Methods and Goals: 

    As we hope to establish DeFacto as a leader in the utilization of groundbreaking technologies to create innovative bespoke design works, our marketing strategy includes maintaining a regular blog/wechat post informing our audience about the advances made in the technologically enhanced design realm. In doing so we hope to support potential clients’ trust that the work we do is groundbreaking and reputable. Future interest in developing products and becoming an educational hub will also reap benefits from an established brand.

    We do a numerous amount of projects, which are often paired with events, and workshops; it is important that our followers are kept up-to-date on our works and we receive the majority of our clients through such networks. This could includes compiling brochures, editing our website, etc.

    Other duties such as contacting media personnel will require professional emails to be written and sent.

     

    Qualifications:

    Previous experience with Communications/Marketing/Branding/Media/Advertising/Public Relations
    OR
    Has or is currently pursuing a degree in Communications/Marketing/Advertising/Branding/Media/Public Relations


    Characteristics & Skills:

    Must be Fluent in both Chinese and English

    Professional Communication Skills (Writing + Speaking)

    Highly Motivated

    Attention to Detail

    Ability to Perform/Multi-task in a high-paced environment

    Organized, Systematic Worker

    Positive Attitude

    Welcomes Feedback

    Eager to Learn

    Creative

    Sense of Humour

    Interest in Design i.e. 3D Printing, CNC Machines, etc. preferred

     

    Apply:

    Send us an email with your Resume and Portfolio if applicable. Please include your position in subject line of email along with a cover letter telling us why you would be great for this position.

    info@defactobeijing.com