Construction/Civil Engineering

UX/UI Designer Intern - Customization Team

Torino, Italy

The Company

Planet Smart City is a leading, innovative proptech company that designs and builds smart, affordable neighbourhoods around the world. Out unique proposition combines our digital know-how and strong sense of social responsibility to build sustainable, connected communities to improve the lives of residents today and in the years ahead. With a global footprint in the affordable housing sector across emerging and development markets, our expertise in smart solutions integration, digital technologies, services and social innovation enhances residents' quality of life. Embracing digital transformation, we place our communities at the heart of company activities and create sustainable value for shareholders. Our smart and socially inclusive neighbourhoods are supported by the unrivalled services of the Planet App, the front-end of Planet Smart City's proprietary digital platform, which enables residents to engage which each other and their neighbourhood. In tackling the global housing deficits, we focus on generating positive social impact and have created an innovative format for smart developments that can be replicated worldwide. Planet Smart City is headquartered in the UK, with offices in Brazil, India and Italy.


The Role

The ideal candidate will work with the Customization team in the Digital services area and will work in close collaboration with Software developers, Community Managers and the Smart Integrated Design team. In this role you'll be shaping new features of our digital products from concept to user acceptance tests.


Main activities

  • Identifying new features through discovery and validation process, data analysis and design experiment.
  • Creating wireframes and prototypes to support the discovery phase.
  • Executing all UX and UI design phases.
  • Interacting with the software development team to provide guidelines and features insight.
  • Actively supporting user acceptance tests.



Bachelor's or graduate degree in Design, Graphic Design, User Experience Design, Interaction Design or related education.



  • Proficient in English both written and spoken.
  • Creation and management of Design Systems, pattern libraries and style guides.
  • Ability to define Personas and create Use Cases Proficiency in responsive design, visual hierarchy, and iconography.
  • Proficiency in ensuring designs meet accessibility standards.
  • Experience collaborating with developers to ensure an efficient and high quality build Knowledge of Adobe CC Suite; specifically XD, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Proficiency in Figma for wireframing and UX prototyping.
  • Working as part of a team split across multiple locations.


  • Experience in Interaction Design.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS/React Native.
  • Knowledge in data visualisation and motion design
  • Knowledge: Investigate and identify, through ad hoc analysis, specific users needs and requirements to enhance digital experience coherently with Brand strategy and positioning Design of specific and customized components for online platforms and Mobile Apps.
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize and present findings, and articulate design rationale.
  • Assessment and optimization of current Brand's UX/UI to enhance user journey.


Personal qualities

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and with minimum or no guidance.
  • Comfortable working with different cultures and languages.
  • Resilient and able to change the course of projects as required.


Type of contract:

Temporary job

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