User experience & product designer (based in Chonburi, Thailand)

Role Responsibilities:

  • Help lead Product Design & Development projects for cookware, tools, and gadgets
  • Conduct ethnographic research in foreign countries in order to discover user needs and develop cooking innovations
  • Develop manufacturing innovations to get ahead of competitors
  • Communicate innovation initiatives and projects with others across the company
  • Teach and implement Design Thinking methodologies across departments at the factory
  • Evaluate the usability and feasibility of innovative concepts developed by the team
  • Research cooking principles in order to prove concepts and develop new ideas.
  • Create product-related information that can be used in marketing materials

Experience:

  • A strong portfolio is a must
  • 3+ years of full-time professional experience is required for this role.
  • Experience at a design agency or manufacturer is a big plus.

 

Qualifications:

  • Degree or Diploma. Advanced Degree preferred. We prefer candidates with degrees in design-related fields such as Industrial Design, Graphic Design, or Interaction Design, but a strong enough portfolio can suffice.
  • Fluency in English is required. 

Job Competency:

  • Design skills in product design / industrial design are key in this role.

  • Knowledge of the Design Thinking process, or the ability to pick it up quickly, is crucial.

  • Experience conducting user research and field research is a big plus.

  • Foreign language skills, especially Cantonese and Mandarin, are a big plus.Good communication skills are highly important for this global role.

Behavioural:

  • Collaborative
  • Empathy
  • Self-managing
  • Achievement Driven
  • Ability to handle multiple demands and competing pressures
  • Leadership
  • Proactive
  • Communication and Influencing

How to Apply

To apply for a position at the Innovation Factory, please send the following to mj@meyer-msc.com :

  • Your Resume
  • Your Portfolio (URL or PDF only)

And any ONE of the following:

  • A roughly 300 word piece about a concept that has recently interested you, and why. Alternatively, you can record a  2-3 minute video of yourself speaking on this topic.
  • A video explaining and exhibiting a project you have worked on (like a Kickstarter video).
  • A link to a creative work that you have released in the past, that you are proud of and that you think represents you well.

 

Need more information? Please contact"earn@meyer-innovation.com" or "parn@meyer-innovation.com"

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