Recruiting + Talent

We offer some of the top-rated graduate design programs in the world. As a result,, companies as well as governmental and non-profit organizations actively seek out IIT Institute of Design (ID) students and graduates. In fact, our placement rate has historically been above 90% within three months of graduation. recruitID is one of our most popular and successful events.

What is recruitID?

At recruitID events, we welcome recruiters from around the world to meet and interview exceptional ID students and alumni for full-time and internship positions.

After a resume review, each organization pre-selects candidates to interview. We provide facilities and coordination over several days while you and your colleagues conduct one-on-one interviews. Your organization has the option to give a short presentation to all the attendees. We also offer a common space for you to network with colleagues or step away from the interview room.

What can ID innovators do for you?

Organizations hire ID graduates for a wide range of roles

Design Planner / Design Strategist / Senior Innovation Strategist / Director of Product Development / Director of Innovation Methods / Director of User Research / Brand Strategist / Director of Interaction Design / Senior Information Architect / Director of Strategy and New Business Development / Digital Enterprise Strategist / Director of Experience Design / Senior UX Researcher and Strategist

Organizations that have recently hired ID graduates

Amazon / Autodesk / BCG / Blue Cross Blue Shield / Booz Allen / Capital One / Doblin / EY / Facebook / Final Mile / Ford / Gensler / Google / Grand Studio / IA Collaborative / IDEO / INSITUM / Infosys / McKinsey / Method / McDonald’s / Perkins + Will / Salesforce / SAP / Steelcase / SC Johnson / Teague / Uber / Verizon / Wrigley


Recruit Our Students

For more information on recruiting our students, please contact us.

We recruit ID grads because of their human-centered perspective, their systems thinking abilities, their talent for making sense of deep complexity, and their ability to visualize concepts that can be scaled over time.”
–Pam Nyberg Director, Experience Design Customer and Care Experience COE Human