Share this Job

Site upgrade in progress. You will not be able to apply at this time. Please be patient and check back with us later.

Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  User Experience (UX) Internship

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Oct 26, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 113544 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

UX Intern


Colgate-Palmolive invites applications for the position of User Experience Intern (Spring/Summer 2022 semester) for the Global Information Technology (GIT) organization. The goal of the internship is to develop a user experience strategy and methodology for all of Colgate's GIT developers to follow, and to select specific applications for immediate review and re-design. The main technologies to be used are UI5, HTML 5, Figma.The Intern will be a part of the Architecture and Advanced Technology team within Global Information Technology, responsible for improving the user experience of IT solutions provided to Colgate's business functions leveraging user-centered design. This role will require both creativity and analytical capability.


Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct usability research
  • Design solutions that improve the external and internal experiences
  • Deliver professional-quality visual assets for in-product use
  • Assist in the design of User Interface (UI) flow, personas and function for solutions
  • Proactively solicit feedback from stakeholders and the UX team to improve work deliverables
  • Optimize information architecture to promote usability, while accommodating technical needs/constraints 
  • Develop user flows and personas to facilitate feature design process 
  • Lead cross-functional design sessions for functional teams
  • Assist in the expansion of UX capabilities within the IT organization



  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program
  • Majoring in HCI, Information Technology, Cognitive Science, or related
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • An understanding of PCs, networks, and mobile devices
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work in Piscataway, New Jersey from Spring 2020-Fall 2020 Semesters
  • Availability to work a minimum of fifteen hours per week

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognised brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.  

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education programme, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: User Experience, Developer, Technology, Research