Design Lead

Oslo

Would you like to spearhead design in Oslo’s newest and most future-capable consultancy?

Would you like to work in a startup-like environment while still being part of a bigger community of 500+ colleagues around Europe?

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As our Design Lead, you are ambitious and eager to show companies in Oslo ways to leverage design broadly in capturing and delivering value to their end-customers.

If you have senior-level experience from service design, UX or product design, and are looking to drive design work as part of a multidisciplinary growth team, where your contribution matters and you will greatly impact in the direction for Oslo business, then this position may be for you!

In this role, you will be hands-on in client projects, facilitating and delivering from start to end, while coaching other designers and our clients on design.


What we offer

At Futurice, we create digital services that people love. Together with our clients, we co-create transformational businesses and services to redefine the way humans and technology interact. We design customer experiences. We code. We help shape the future-capable company cultures. We show the direction and create future digital businesses.

Our growing Oslo office is a group of easy-going, easily exciting doers getting stuff out and not afraid to iterate as we learn. You will impact also the business direction our Oslo office will take, and be part of a friendly community of over 500 colleagues around Europe. In the long run, you have a possibility to also work in other Futurice offices abroad for shorter or longer stints. In addition, you'll get excellent tools, family-friendly work benefits, a social contribution program to take pride in and number of possibilities for continuous learning and professional growth. We are proud of our autonomous, flat organization and distinctive, inclusive organizational culture – one that has been selected as the best place to work in Europe, twice.


What we’re looking for

  • Fluent in Norwegian and English
  • Enough experience in service, UX, interaction or product design including both abstract thinking and hands-on deliveries to plan and lead multidisciplinary projects
  • Hungry to proactively make a difference in Norwegian companies through awesome design and customer-centricity
  • Ambitious self-starter with desire to be part of a workplace with an autonomous, lean and flat structure, built on a foundation of Nordic straightforwardness.
  • Passion for innovation and a strong digital focus in the world that moves beyond digital
  • Active and curious contributor in design communities
  • Expertise in collaborating with other designers, developers, and advisors.

We are excited to see your portfolio as part of your application, including examples of products, services or results that demonstrate strategic, conceptual and creative thinking, reflecting your understanding of the design process.

What next

If you feel like this is the right role for you, go ahead and apply below. We look forward to hearing from you.


About Futurice Oslo

As a growing self-driven team, we aim to drive new ways of working and create innovative services in the Norwegian market, by focusing on emerging technology and building sustainable solutions for our clients. We work with organisations like Vipps, Escio, OBF & Fintech Factory. We often work at the client site but have HQ in the heart of Oslo, at a cosy MESH community. We look forward to adding more wonderfully enthusiastic and talented people to our team, and make a positive impact in Norway!

About Oslo

In a small startup team, we help Norwegian clients raise their innovation game to the next level. We do this by helping them build a culture of experimentation, coaching them in ways of working for rapid service development from ideas into validated first launches, co-creating innovation structures for speed and agility, as well as designing and building new services - side by side with our clients. We're on this journey together.

About Futurice

Futurice is a new breed of innovation consultancy that has digital values at its core. We inject life into digital solutions by designing innovative mobile apps and online software – all with a focus on user experience and interaction. We believe that the winning recipe for digital projects is happy people, happy customers, and happy users. Our customers span financial services, media, automotive and energy, amongst others.

Founded in 2000 we are over 550-strong and growing. A Finnish company, our HQ is in Helsinki and we have offices in Tampere, Stockholm, Oslo, London, Berlin, Munich and Stuttgart. For more information, visit www.futurice.com.

More questions?

Juho Kinnunen
Culture Lead / Senior Business Designer, Oslo

+47 468 00 968
juho.kinnunen@futurice.com
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