We are an international, family-owned company offering to our employees and sales advisors a wide variety of prospects. The successful direct sales concept, fascinating well-known brands as well as long-term perspectives form perfect conditions for dedicated people to take the opportunity to actively shape their future with us. 

Vorwerk International Strecker & Co. belongs to the German family-owned company Vorwerk that has been operating in Wuppertal for more than 130 years. From the strategic head offices in Freienbach, the Kobold and Thermomix divisions are managed.

Vorwerk Thermomix is developing a digital ecosystem around the Thermomix TM5 in order to bring customers into daily usage of their offer – making their lives easier. Designing delighting user experience across different  touchpoints which increases the usage of the Thermomix is the key responsibility of the
Manager User Experience
We are looking for a user experienced designer who is passionate about developing strategies based on insights out of research, has the ability to turn these insights into beautifully designed products and inspires the organization by showing/prototyping what is possible before it is built.

Job Responsibility:

 

Requirements:

  • Act as voice of the user community and business 
  • Maintain a solid understanding of users, the market place, the competition and of future trends
  • Engage users to co-create the ecosystem and leverage the energy of our user community
  • Lead user experience design initiatives to define, evaluate and improve the business value of new and existing features
  • Own end-to-end design process and deliverables to effectively conceptualize and communicate a design strategy
  • Guide a team consisting of internal stakeholders, users and vendors with defining requirements in a product backlog
  • Collaborate effectively with an agile, multi-disciplinary team to evaluate the feasibility of proposed designs
 
  • You bring a Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or related field required.
  • You have  5-7 years work experience in an international environment
  • You focus on simplicity: You find ways to make complicated tasks easy
  • You focus: You do not hesitate to eliminate things that aren’t valuable
  • You go beyond pixels: You do whatever it takes to make a product successful
  • You iterate: You’re experiment-driven. You rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes to facilitate decision making
  • You are able to drive user experience design initiatives which balance customer needs with business objective as well as constraints
  • You are proficient in spoken and written English
  • You are experienced in managing a multi-disciplinary team.

We offer a pleasant working environment within a motivated team, coupled with both professional and personal development. Moreover, we advocate occupational health management and the reconciliation of work and family life. We give our employees the freedom they need to creatively shape the future of the Vorwerk Group together with us. 

Are you interested in working in an international, multicultural environment then please apply online.





 
 
 

Contact:

Vorwerk International Strecker & Co.
Melissa Bikmaz
Wolleraustrasse 11A
8807 Freienbach, Switzerland
www.vorwerk.ch