Join the GVL® Team

User Experience Internship

Job Summary

As a UX Design Intern at GVL, you’ll work to ideate and iterate on products, services, and experiences in the animal health space. You will gain experience in a variety of areas including design systems, complex workflows, and different research methodologies to make sure we are keeping customer needs at the center of our design process. You’ll be leveraging customer insights to create and communicate your ideas visually, and work with cross-functional teams to build and test your digital experiences.

What you’ll do:

  • Work collaboratively with product managers, designers and developers to identify user problems and design innovative solutions for real products
  • Collaborate with the product team to ship the features that you help to design
  • Communicate your thought process and present designs at weekly team collaboration sessions
  • Assist in planning and conducting user research, including user interviews, remote or in-house research and moderated or unmoderated user testing


  • Current BS or MS student majoring in User Experience Design, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), User Research, or related fields.
  • A portfolio of sketches, wireframes, prototypes and hi-res comps that clearly express your ability to create successful user-centered design solutions
  • Must be able to work a minimum of 15 hours per week
  • Positive attitude and strong problem-solving skills
  • Professional attitude and willingness to work as part of a team

To apply for this job, please email GVL with your cover letter and resume:

About GVL

GVL provides animal health practitioners with unique, web-based software solutions that simplify processes, compliance, and communication. Thousands of veterinarians save time with GVL, reducing errors and compliance issues, retaining client information and records in a searchable account, and providing clients with online and mobile access to their documents. GVL connects veterinarians, producers, and animal owners, state animal health officials, feed distributors, veterinary diagnostic laboratories and other animal health industry partners to improve animal wellness and safety.

GVL’s vision is to be the world’s most trusted, secure and independent source of animal health data. GVL believes that all employees contribute to the good of the company. In reflection of this, GVL’s company core values encourage each employee to be Accountable, Spirited, Inspired, Dedicated, and Respectful.

GVL has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by the supervisor as deemed appropriate.

Join the GVL® Team

When you become a part of the GVL® team, you get a unique view into the Iowa technology community, as well as the animal health and agriculture industries.

With opportunities in coding and development, sales and marketing, business operations, product management, accounting and finance, customer service and communication, we are always looking for spirited individuals to grow our dynamic teams.

Please explore our website and learn more about who we are and what we do.