Gabriella Perry


Design Technology Intern

Rivian - Facilities - Design Technology Team, Summer 2021

During the summer of 2021, Gabriella worked remotely for the electric adventure vehicle company, Rivian. Rivian is a start-up company racing to release the first electric truck on the market. While the company is a vehicle company, Gabriella worked for the Facilities team's in-house design technology department. As a design technology intern she was involved in multiple projects in all stages of the design process from concept through close-out. She gained experience with the virtual engineering and standards teams, utilizing data from various stakeholders and creating systems that inspire and function well. She worked cross-functionally with the in-house Real Estate, Architectural & Engineering, Construction, and Operations teams to develop strategies and digital workflows to optimize work efficiency.