We are currently looking for a Senior Industrial Designer to join our studio based near Cologne, Germany. We use our 17 years of experience and excellence in the design and development of products to build meaningful business opportunities. From developing new products to creating original services or value propositions for an idea, we work with our clients to hit the ground running and bring to life ideas that endure.
Your responsibilities would include:
Working and communicating in a dynamic interdisciplinary design team
Teaming up with our research experts to synthesize research findings into requirements
Contributing methodologically to ideation process phases
Identifying and presenting business potentials within the scope of our mandates
Creating relevant design content for all steps of the development process
Leading design projects and ensuring the design excellence of our deliverables
Creating compelling presentations and conducting these in front of our clients
Mentoring and guiding less senior and student team members
Being a competent and reliable contact persons for factories and clients alike
Fluent in German and English! – This is mandatory!
Degree in industrial design required
3-4 years of relevant industrial design experience (preferably agency background)
Track record of design for major global brands preferred
Distinct formal-aesthetical value system to be applied and expressed in manifold ways
Excellent skills using design-related tools – Adobe CC, Rhino or other 3D CAD, V-Ray or other rendering software
Sound understanding of engineering and production requirements
Capabilities to use design as a strategic tool
Entrepreneurial thinking and acting in developing additional value for client and user alike
Passion for the creation of holistic user experiences
Willingness to travel (approx. 15 %)
Working at Noto means being passionate about the subject and considerate towards your team members and clients alike. We emphasize our flat organisation, direct communication and a familiar atmosphere. In our old factory-building studio around 15 talented people learn, create, ideate, design and develop as a team. Enjoy our freshly prepared lunch dishes by our own cook, compete in the next table tennis tournament or participate in our regular knowledge exchange formats. This and other after-work events make Noto a vivid and inspiring place to work.
DESIGNING GROWTH BY ENRICHING LIFE. We are an internationally active product design studio based in Hürth next to Cologne, Germany. Design research is our inspiration, product design is at the heart of what we do and with business design, we capture the value of ideas. We deliver life-enriching experiences through…