Associate Director Design Research (m/f/divers)

Job description

You like to work in the fields of consumer goods, healthcare, automotive / mobility & household

electronics – and help our clients innovate their brands & businesses?


You're passionate about working in mixed teams across disciplines and a sky full of Double Diamonds.

You have well-informed standpoints on society and technology giving you a clear attitude for critical



You eat Design Thinking for breakfast and believe in the Power of Co-Creation. You are fluent in

generative design research & practice Participatory Design like a Scandinavian. When studying social

relations, product usage and consumption, Miller and Malinowski are your best friends. You're dying for

Glaser & Strauss' Grounded Theory when entering the ethnographic field.


With more than 6 years of experience you gained a deep knowledge in brand transformation and brand

positioning. The business model canvas is the map that guides you, when discovering new businesses in

the vastness of the Blue Ocean. When consulting our clients on how to bring their portfolio best to the

market, you can support them with minimum 'Five Forces'.


If this applies to you, please send us your application, including work samples and a portfolio showcasing

your design research proficiency. Also, please let us know for which city and level you are applying and

which languages you speak. Please note: Proficiency in German & English language is required for this role.


Come and xplore the future with us!