In this role, you have the opportunity to
Join a Design organization, which interfaces with all of the Philips businesses while driving customer experience innovation. With ‘dare to care’ being our headline, we not only provide great design content, but beyond this inspire and challenge the company with providing reachable foresight, in pursue of our company’s vision to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025.
We built an international and multi-disciplinary network of experience researchers, clinical specialist and business analyst, healthcare service designers and architects with one goal: to create the highest standards patient centric and high-performance healthcare environments. The scale of our projects varies from green field hospital development to clinical service innovation, patient experience improvement and redesign. Our goal is to strengthen global team with a designer who has a holistic vision and ability to explore new ways of providing healthcare.
You are responsible for
We are looking for a Product and furniture Designer who has experience with designing for professional environments in the public service and/or healthcare domain. In this role, you will support the creation and development of complete design solutions for healthcare environments. You will support the creation of concepts up to product and furniture design materialization and detailing. The role requires close collaboration with various consulting and engineering disciplines throughout the design development phases to ensure that a solution accommodates the engineering and manufacturing needs and the project owner’s program. You will participate in international design teams.
You are 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 join the Experience Design Consulting community, which consists of about 30 people, with a focus on the transformation of healthcare service environments from departments to complete hospitals and healthcare environments. This includes hospital planning as well as designing exceptional healthcare experience solutions. You report to the Associate Design Director and will be based in our Design office in Eindhoven. If you are curious to read more about the Philips Experience 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
Master / Bachelor’s degree in product design, interior design or related design discipline
Minimum of 4+ years of relevant working experience
Proven experience in concept design development and execution of product/furniture and interior design project
Experience in designing for professional environments in the public service and particularly the healthcare design is an advantage
Proficiency in both 2D and 3D design software (i.e. Photoshop, Illustrator, SketchUp, REVIT, Enscape)
Strong sketching capabilities and use of various creative media
Strong spatial understanding and outstanding visualization skills
Strong team collaboration and communication skills
Experience in healthcare design is an advantage
Good business command of the English language (both written and spoken)
Proficiency of German, French, Spanish or Arabic is of advantage
Versatile skillset hence broad interest in design practice and drive for people centered design
Works well in a fast-paced environment with multiple tasks, priorities and deadlines.
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In return, we offer you
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, 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 .