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Senior Designer 100 % (f/m)

Medela AG

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Senior Designer 100 % (f/m)

Are you interested in working for a company who is passionate about its customers? Who lives its values and nurtures its employees? Then Medela is the company for you.
Founded in 1961 by Olle Larsson and headquartered in Switzerland, Medela today is led by his son Michael Larsson. Medela concentrates on two business units: "Human Milk", with basic research recognised globally and leading in the development and manufacture of breastfeeding products and solutions, and "Healthcare", engineering and manufacturing highly innovative medical vacuum technology solutions. Medela has 18 subsidiaries in Europe, North America and Asia, distributes its products in over 100 countries and employs over 1,600 staff worldwide.
At our headquarters in Baar, we are seeking for the Global User Centered Design Department a

Senior Designer 100 % (f/m)

Your responsibilities
  • Responsible for creating and developing new products that are optimized in their function, value and appearance for end-users within the Professional and Consumer business channels
  • Leads the design work on multiple projects, communicate design concepts both verbally and visually to project teams and mid-level management 
  • Works collaboratively to establish user needs and product requirements
  • Develops 3-D CAD drawings for rapid prototyping, visual communication and integration into engineering data
  • Develops early prototypes for visual evaluation
  • Participates in manufacturing process and materials discussion with outside venders as well as internal groups
  • Assists in material investigation and selection
  • Provides input on Brand Aesthetics for product/project
  • Leads the evaluation of user testing, drawing insights into user needs, product opportunities and concept evaluation
  • Participates and leads brainstorming sessions
  • Prepares and manages time lines for industrial design work
  • Orders necessary equipment and supplies specific to industrial design
  • Complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations
  • Follows all Company rules and regulations, including health and safety rules
  • Successfully interacts with employees at all Levels
  • Travel as may be required to meet business and customer expectations
Your qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in Industrial Design, Product Design, Engineering or related field required
  • Minimum five years’ experience in industrial/product design or related role is required
  • Exceptional skills in new concept ideation and development
  • Excellent visualization skills, both hand sketching as well as digital tools
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in 3-D CAD for prototype development
  • Proficient model making/prototyping skills for early concept ideation
  • Proficient in visual design tools
  • Proficient knowledge of materials and processes
  • Proficient in end user research/testing
  • Proficient in usability engineering requirements
  • Able to work collaboratively in cross functional project Teams
  • Good understanding of business concepts and role of design in business
  • Able to oversee outside model makers, freelance designers, etc. on projects
  • Experience working in an environment with global objectives
  • Please send a pdf of your resume and pdf samples of your portfolio to careers@medela.ch(links to online portfolios will also be accepted)
Your opportunityWe offer you a future-oriented, growing business environment with great development potential. You have the opportunity to implement your own ideas and actively contribute the success of Medela AG. In addition, you can expect a modern working environment and a good working atmosphere.
If you are interested in this opportunity, Diana Krnja, Recruiting Specialist, is looking forward to receiving your application.
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Medela AG, Lättichstrasse 4b, 6340 Baar www.medela.ch