Lead Industrial Designer
BTS Engineering Lab in Stockholm is a highly creative, multidisciplinary, and int
ernational think tank, dedicated to envisioning strategic product designs and turning them into innovative, working solutions. Stockholm Industrial Design Team focuses on the design of next generation of ICT equipment, such as telecom units, indoor and out door small cells, smart home appliances, intelligent automotive solutions and more.
Design at Huawei: Successful designs answer to both needs of human desirability, business viability and technical feasibility.
You will be challenged to identify meaning ful insights from user observation, design trends, changes in society and shifting business models and translate them into appealing design proposals, excellent user experiences and innovative features with superior perceived quality.
You have an excellent sensitivity for shape, color and finishes and can rationalize designs semiotics. All though you are not a stylist, but a true innovator with users at the heart and passion for detail. You understand about branding through design and will contribute to the generation of an integrated product portfolio. You can quickly elaborate ideas, by sketching, 3d modeling, prototyping or 3d printing, for team communication, functional verification and/or aesthetic presentations. You can tackle any project brief and adap
t the planning and design process, no matter if the project is focused on research, innovation, branding and so on. You enjoy communicating the story of a design and can sell your ideas and guide the audience to understand the final result and everything that lead to it. You thrive on guiding a team, through project planning, driving team oriented activities and workshops and giving feedback and leading on an individual level.
You will be part of a creative design team consisting of industrial designers. Guide the product development from initial research and concepts to successful products. Communicate ideas and concepts to designers, engineers, and management within the organization. Be responsible for the ID function in a multidisciplinary project team.
Maintain a continued understanding of the competition, industry, and relevant trends
You have a proven track record with close interaction and successful deliveries toward well-known and prestigious clients. The deliveries have given you an experience and convenience to understand, discuss with and present to senior management. You preferably have BA / MA in industrial design and/or design engineering. You have a minimum of 7-8 years’ experience in either in-house or consultancy environments. During these years you have lead projects with several designers but also continuously done hands-on designs. You prove excellent feeling for form, proportions, and CMF. You have a strong understanding of global trends, technology, and fashion. You have knowledge in manufacturing processes and materials. You are a hands-on innovator and appreciate model making and testing. You are proficient using tools like CREO, Rhino, Keyshot and Adobe CC. You are self-driven and know how to organize work and lead design. All this above has given you national and international recognition
Additional skills requiredWe expect that the candidate can work independently as well as in a team. The candidate should have a high focus on delivering high quality work. The candidate should have a strong feeling and interest for development and to share experience with others in the team and have a proven capability to pursue creative solutions. Prior experience from international and multicultural work is preferred, and can of course communicate fluently in English, both verbally and in writing.