We are looking for a Mid-Weight Industrial Designer to support our young and diverse team near Cologne, Germany. Join us in developing high end product design solutions and user experiences stories. Exchange with a diverse team of nerd-level experts with a wide range of interests. Inspire and work with different teams through all stages of a project and bring your values into each collaboration in close communication with the client and your team members.
Participate in exciting design projects through all phases: from research, ideation, concept creation, refinement to finalization and implementation
Create and perform presentations directly to clients, with a broad understanding for manufacturing processes, brand values and marketing impact
Learn to guide small projects on your own and work on narratives to drive projects with relevance
Independently work on a wide range of products, from consumer electronics and professional tools to soft goods, jewelry and premium hi-fi sound systems
Learn from the team and the senior designers to elevate your sense for design quality and storytelling.
Share your knowledge among the others and be part of the future for Noto as a brand
Support on creating proposals and quotations for new projects or pitch decks for new clients, with sensitivity for budget and strategic vision
WHAT IT TAKES
Relevant Degree in Design - Bachelor of Arts or Diploma
Established experience in design related fields
Excellent communication skills in spoken and written form
Fluent in English, German is a bonus but not mandatory
Confident in presenting and defending project results internally and to clients directly
Reliably and independently work in different phases of a project: Research, exploration and ideation workshops, design refinement and implementation to market
Experience in balancing quality, time and budget within a project task
Passionate about design and the creation of holistic user experiences
Highly skilled with latest design software: Rhino, Keyshot, Adobe Creative Suite, Miro and open minded to learn and master new tools
Team player with empathy and sensibility, to confidently discuss project briefs and deliver constructive feedback to other team members
Strong ability to adapt to new tasks, unknown branches and technical challenges
WAIT, THERE IS MORE
Inhouse chef prepares free lunch twice a week • Company bike leasing • Challenging ping pong matches • Cocktail fridays • Summer BBQ and Christmas party • After work activities - squash, climbing, badminton, volleyball, yoga
At Noto we turn ideas into life enriching solutions, based on insights, strategic thinking and experience in product design. We are one of Germany’s leading design studios, creating high quality produ...