|Project Title||Agile / Innovation Guide for Senior Leadership at State!|
|Project Summary||Assist a cutting-edge project at State Department that is providing critically needed user-centered tools and solutions to Foreign Policy Professionals.|
|Agency||Department of State|
|Number of Interns||7|
The State Department's Knowledge Management Initiative seeks an intern to communicate key modern innovation concepts, such as Agile, Design Thinking, and User Experience (UX). Help us tell the story of these and other best practices from academia, private industry and government to guide senior sponsors in their adoption of new methodologies that will empower diplomacy. Explain/illustrate complicated design concepts related to the solutions we are developing to a layman audience.
Research, draft, and edit timely and accurate fact sheets, brochures, presentations, blog posts, digital videos, and podcasts related to Agile development, Design Thinking, User Experience(UX), and other modern technology best practices for an internal State Department audience that includes the most senior leadership at State. Assist with content to communicate project goals. Potentially provide UX design materials as appropriate for solutions.