• Internship
  • Toronto

Mozilla is hiring UX Design Interns onto our Firefox product team. Our headquarters are based in the Bay Area, but we also have opportunities at our offices in Toronto!

We are engineers, designers, makers, and problem solvers. We work in the fishbowl known as the open source community, with a clear focus on making the Web better. Working with us, you’ll help build interesting new features, improve Mozilla products, and explore new product directions. To be part of the team, we ask that you be user centered, technically-curious, and excited to be moving the Mozilla mission forward.

As a part of our Mozilla Internship Program, you will:

Impact challenging projects influenced by our family of Mozilla products in and outside of the Firefox web browser (accessibility, voice design, developer tools, mobile, and mixed reality), Pocket, and more
Be mentored by a fellow teammate and someone who shares the same values
Do real work on real projects and make contributions that will impact hundreds of millions of users
Participate in social events with your fellow interns (amusement parks, ice cream and boba socials, board game nights, escape rooms, and painting parties)
Meet with Mozilla leaders including our CEO, Executive Chairwoman, CPO, Chief R&D Officer, CMO, and Executive Foundation Director
Present your work to Mozilla leaders and fellow team members
Perks include:

Market competitive pay
Catered lunches, snacks, and drinks
Housing service or housing stipend provided
Flights and ground transportation to and from internship
Work visas sponsored
Attendance at our bi-annual All Hands Meeting
Application and Interview Process

Recruiting begins in September, and we hire on a rolling basis through March. While there is no set application deadline, we do have a limited number of positions open each year, so please apply early!
Locations include Mountain View, San Francisco, Toronto, Berlin, and Paris. Please refer to our internship listings for specific locations offered by position.
The process starts with a résumé review.
Next, some will be asked to submit a description of a project that they’ve worked on.
Those moving on will partake in interviews with team members followed by a hiring manager interview and ultimately an intern offer decision.
We have 2 positions open on the following teams:

Firefox Product / UX Design Intern (Toronto, Canada)

Join Firefox UX to work within our passionate Desktop browser team. Help us improve people’s browsing experience around the globe. You will collaborate with designers and engineers on refining existing features and adding new ones to our products. Your main focus will be to help us ship privacy and security features we are working on.

Firefox Product / UX Design Intern, Search (Toronto, Canada)

The Firefox Search team is responsible for creating the next generation of search experiences across our desktop and mobile products. We use tools such as Sketch, Invision, and Framer to design and test new ideas. We’re looking for a User Experience intern to collaborate with Researchers and Engineers to design and test new search functionality.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Design, Human Computer Interaction, or a related discipline
Must be graduating in December 2020 and onward
Preferred Qualifications:

Skilled in UX Design Methodologies
Proficiency in Sketch
Strong communication and social skills
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent organization, time management, and interpersonal skills
Empathy for users, passion for using data to make product decisions
Experience with user research techniques

To apply for this job please visit mzl.la.