KONE Design is a global multi-expertise team designing next generation services, game-changing physical and digital products to inspire our customers and end users with engaging experiences. Our design team is at the heart of customer experience, be it service, UX/UI or product design. Customer behavior is changing all the time and we see KONE design as a competitive advantage for us.
We are looking for a Senior Design Specialist, Senior UX Designer to join our award winning design team in China, Shanghai.
This role is an exciting opportunity to be a part of creating a completely new team and working culture at KONE. You will be in essential role of establishing and strengthening KONE UX/UI design practices and methodology. We are looking for a person who has a strong know-how on design thinking, co-creation and with a fearless challenger attitude. We hope to see a strong portfolio that reflects a range of projects and demonstrating high-quality UX/UI design outcomes. You will be operating in quick learning cycles via experiments; seeking problems that are worth solving and co-creating solutions that are worth building. You will also have a chance to be part of building new ways of working in KONE globally. Welcome to the team!
We expect you to have Passion for solving problems Dedication for user interface to delight our end-users and customers Drive to ensure world-class user experience and ability to form simple and user-friendly solutions to complex problems and usability issues Ability to define and drive UI design in KONE Design Passion for innovations to create new concepts and new thinking Strong experience in UI design in various user experience roles A proactive and systematic way of working, active role in projects to ensure end-user view involvement Ways to communicate your designs by using wireframes, mockups and quick functional prototypes Skills to organize information to come up with holistic information architecture Willingness to constantly iterate and improve the design by utilizing end-user behavior insights Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in UI Design or relevant field Up to date knowledge on the latest design tools and techniques and willingness to learn new skills Willingness to maximise learning by sharing your experience and expertise within the team members Previous experience in working in agile multidisciplinary team Interest in both market and human behavior Willingness to travel-optional Communication skills in Chinese and English, both written and verbal Team player mentality, fearless challenger attitude and ability to work in an ambiguous and dynamic environment Devops environment and matix in both devops and design team
We offer Fun, passionate and highly experienced teammates Possibility to strengthen your skills and learn new things Significant personal impact on the services we’re building Opportunities to impact innovative services and solutions in a top-level company of this industry.
KONE provides innovative elevator and escalator solutions and comprehensive maintenance and modernization services. We believe in improving performance through inspiring, engaging and developing our people. Personal growth is strongly supported and there are versatile opportunities for career development. In 2011, KONE had annual net sales of EUR 5.2 billion and on average 35,000 employees in 50 countries.