Company Description:

At LiRA, our mission is to build a world where everyone can communicate in the hospital through development of an AI powered, lip-reading platform, communication technology designed to advance medical care. We believe that every person’s voice matters and that it is a right of all people to be able to advocate for themselves. LiRA is a growth stage start-up, we have a small team who are passionate and experienced. Our team puts a focus on thinking big, making thoughtful actions as agile as possible, and creating a community.

We are committed to supporting diversity in our workforce and ensuring an inclusive environment where all individuals can thrive. We seek to employ a workforce representative of the markets that we serve and encourage applications from all.

Internship Job Description:

We are seeking passionate and responsible interns to join LiRA for our virtual summer internship program. Our unpaid virtual summer internship role is for a Marketing and Brand Development Intern, we have 2 available positions. You will be expected to work in a dynamic start-up environment and be able to understand changing business needs. The focus of this internship is for you to learn about and gain experience in Digital Marketing and Brand Development.

The virtual internship dates will be from May through July 2021 (exact dates are flexible). This internship requires 10-15 hours per week availability.

Please send your resume to
– Assist the development of brand kits for our new and emerging products
– Conduct market research through user interviews, surveys, and trend analysis
– Create user personas which provide actionable insights
– Develop social media advertising content
– Create analytic reports for marketing activities

About You
– Possess an interest in Marketing, Social Media, and/or Start-Ups
– Enrolled in 2 or 4 year University Program (Preferred 1st or 2nd year student)
– Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
– Possess online research abilities and have excellent written and verbal communication skills
– Must be at least 18 years of age
– Comfortable asking questions and engaging in team discussion
– Passionate, curious, and eager to tackle new projects and ideas
– Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a virtual environment.
– The internship opportunities are fully virtual, working hours will be based only on Eastern Standard Time.

Type and Timing of Internship:

Part TimeSummer

Internship Location:

Chapel Hill, NC


Application Instructions:

Please send your resume to

Primary Contact and Email:

Nga Nguyen