Industrial Designer/Operative Design Manager (m/f/d)
What's the role?
A designer (m/f/d) with a passion for driving design developments in a complex technical environment to make the quality of our products tangible and strengthen our brand experience.
You combine exceptional design skills with problem solving, organizational talent and entrepreneurial thinking.
You enjoy working in interdisciplinary teams and are able to convince team members and stakeholders through technical expertise and empathy.
You can identify and address critical issues and enjoy actively participating in finding solutions. You want to responsibly steer the strategic development of the creative mission statement while remaining creative yourself to a large extent.
Show us what you can do and in return we will show you what the Hilti world has to offer.
Who is Hilti?
We develop, manufacture and sell cutting-edge products, technology, software and services for the global construction industry. Hilti stands for innovation, quality and direct customer relationships.
From the construction, simulation and design of the products, to the production of our own prototypes, to system testing and certification of our power tools - our innovation comes from our own research and development laboratories.
OE: In our IoT department we develop innovative Embedded Software Solutions, Mobile Apps and Measurement Technologies - through our technologies in application software we take our customers to the next level of the technological progress.
With 30,000 employees in more than 120 countries, we're a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow in your career.
What does the role involve?
As a segment designer, you will develop the design theme for the products in your segment that is derived from the design strategy. From concept to series design, you define the design character and all design details on the basis of selected projects. You will be responsible for transferring the central theme to other products through our long-term external design partners. Solutions in the areas of ergonomics and user interface will be worked on by internal and external experts and seamlessly integrated by you into the design process. Throughout the design development you will organize the exchange with the involved disciplines project management, marketing and engineering and the global locations. The time and budget planning of the design activities and the management of internal and external design resources are also part of your tasks. You will prepare the further developments of the formal design together with the other segment designers and bring it to series maturity in line with the design strategy. As a competent contact person, you will represent the Industrial Design topics in your product segment and be committed to the ongoing optimization of the design processes.
Your tasks will give you the opportunity to show your skills and to develop yourself in a variety of ways in the future.
What do we offer?
We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path.
In addition, we offer you innovative and personalized Benefits, such as
- In-house fitness area with training courses
- Flexible working arrangements
- Company Bike
- Subsidy for monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
- Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
- Subsidy for childcare
- Support in relocating and finding a flat
- Tax advice
Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.
Why should you apply?
With the user at the center of our efforts, we look for dedicated and highly skilled employees from diverse backgrounds. We believe that diverse teams are more creative, innovative and productive. Teamwork and expertise are key success factors for us. Our international design team constantly strives to combine inspiring solutions with economic efficiency. With creativity and enthusiasm for actual customer benefits, this results in the most powerful products in tangible Hilti quality day after day! We need your thirst for knowledge and your courage to take on challenges! If you have a passion for expressive industrial design, unique brand design and the challenges of implementation in a global industrial company, we look forward to receiving your application!
What you need is:
- Completed studies in the field of industrial design or comparable disciplines
- Minimum 5 years of professional experience; ideally with experience in the environment of hand-held products
- Outstanding design skills combined with a very good technical understanding of serial implementability
- Confident in alias to class A data creation
- Experience in managing and technically leading design projects and high interest in operational activities
- Organizational talent and ability to oversee multiple ongoing projects
- Self-initiative, structured, self-reliant work as well as result-oriented approach
- Team orientation and confident appearance in an international environment
- German language skills are a plus
We look forward to receiving your online application with some meaningful work samples.
Take up the next challenge and start your career with HILTI! We are always looking for employees for a long-term cooperation.
Here you will find current information on how to apply and join HILTI during COVID 19: https://careers.hilti.de/de-de/covid.
During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.
Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.
Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Fries I Human Resources
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