Job Description - Designer / Prototyper
What you will do
Join an enthusiastic, high-performing team
Identify customer needs and turn those into new product and user experience concepts that are constantly refined through rapid ideation, prototyping and evaluation iterations, until product launch
Help define project approach and design methodology to create the best possible product
Work closely with other design disciplines, engineers and product managers in the process of building the right products and user experiences
Understand our customers and end users across the world, and preserve their perspective working in a multidisciplinary team
Who you are
A designer who loves to leverage both engineering and creative skills and that can easily move between working in the physical and digital domain to realize new user experiences, using methodology from both product and interaction design disciplines
You are great at zooming from big picture thinking to detailed design and love doing both
You are able to build prototypes demonstrating user experiences at all stages of the development process, from early smoke and mirror mock ups to functional experience demonstrators
You are not afraid to get your hands dirty and pants wrinkled
You have a keen interest in high tech and strong conceptual skills as well as an analytical approach to design and design thinking
You appreciate working in teams and are well aware of how your team’s deliveries are part of the whole end to end customer journey.
You are passionate about technology and communication, you have the ability to engage people around you, and you embrace new ways of working
You are self-propelled and not afraid to take lead responsibility
You are a real team player who communicates clearly and effectively, engage people around you and promote a constructive environment for creative exploration and designs to become real
You aim high, but can be pragmatic when needed
Master’s degree from relevant design education
Practice in design driven product development
Experience doing rapid prototyping. Good intuition in making time vs. complexity tradeoffs.
C++, C#, Java, etc. experience is a plus.
Strong analytical skills and an affinity for problem solving, alone and with peers
Ability to work closely with engineering disciplines ranging from mechanical to HW and SW engineering, finding solutions to challenging problems, and balancing user experience and feasibility tradeoffs.
Experience working on design projects from concept to implementation in multidisciplinary teams
Ability to live and work in Norway
Must be fluent in English