In this role, you have the opportunity to
An experienced Product/Industrial Designer to join our Design team in Bothell. The ideal candidate will join a highly experienced multi-disciplinary team representing a full range of design capabilities, co-located with marketing, research, and development.
You are responsible for
Consulting effectively with upstream marketing to understand the design brief for your assigned project.
Working with a cross-functional team to uncover actionable consumer insights, needs, and compelling solutions.
Using analytical, visual, and conceptual skills to create meaningful and innovative solutions.
Supporting design research and design tests.
Developing product design direction and concepts, individually or with design team members.
Leading design critiques to inform design decisions and focus on the next design phase.
Evaluating and recommending the optimal solution that best addresses brand, commercial, and user requirements.
Managing design suppliers to deliver portions of outsourced design or model-making work.
Applying general usability principles to define the user interface and user experience.
Creating design specifications, experience requirements to inform engineering and manufacturing.
Generating design intellectual property and making the necessary submissions.
Evaluating samples and experiences to ensure that the solution remains true to design intent, according to the design specification.
Conducting design project evaluation and contributing to continuous improvement to our design process.
Acting as an advocate for design, building strong relationships with project teams, and key decision-makers to achieve the best solutions.
Contributing to the product design strategy and design identity for the assigned project and product portfolio.
You are a part of
Philips Design, established in 1925, and one of the longest-established design organizations in the world. It has studios across the globe – in Amsterdam, Bangalore, Cambridge (US), Eindhoven, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Shanghai and Singapore – and a creative force of 450 professionals. We create the future identity for the portfolio and execute this through projects, guidelines and final design specifications.
You will report to the Bothell studio Senior Director.
If you are curious to read more about the Philips Design organization, click on the following link: https://www.philips.com/a-w/about/philips-design/our-people.html
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor or foreign degree equivalent in Product or Industrial Design.
Minimum 5 years relevant design experience in one or more business domains with proven record of accomplishment with commercially launched products, and recognition from international design associations in the form of design awards.
Able to define the appropriate design language, form, and experience.
Able to direct the appropriate use of color, material, finishing, and product graphics. Candidate must have impeccable taste.
Able to guide a cross-function team through a typical end to end product design process.
A track record of creating designs that are easy to use.
In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. In Philips Design we always believe in the transformation power of Design in making our world healthier and more sustainable. We are an integral and valuable part of the organization and its long heritage. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, within Philips Design, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog . Once there,you can also learn about our recruitment process , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions .
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