BlackHägen Design (BH) is a research and development firm in Dunedin, FL, serving start-ups through Fortune 50 companies. At our core, user-centric processes drive innovative device development. As a result, most of our clients are medical device companies. Our culture is based on providing world-class services, balanced with living the coastal lifestyle enabled by a flex-time policy. Moreover, as a consultant, the types of products and problems we solve change constantly, resulting in an inspirational and educational career path with highly satisfying accomplishments in the healthcare industry. At BH, we invest in you with opportunities through continuing education and professional development programs.
We are looking for a mid-level Industrial Designer with 4-8 years of experience to join BH. The new team member will be enabled with resources and methods to be instrumental in developing a profound experience for users of mission critical devices. This position will require domestic and occasional international travel. Medical device design experience is preferred.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The ideal candidate is personable, enjoys a relaxed studio environment, has outstanding visual, written and verbal communication skills, enjoys design research and design development equally.
Excels in the design process from conceptualization, mockups, CAD model development, mechanical layout design, design research, brainstorming and user preference studies
Works on interdisciplinary teams with human factors engineers and engineers to analyze and evaluate design concepts, user interfaces, generate concepts and iterate into designs.
Provides well-defined, and articulate visual presentations to clients.
Work experience of 4-8 years in the following areas of excellence, preferably in a consultant environment:
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
High proficiency in sketching, storyboarding and model-making.
High proficiency with SolidWorks (including surface modeling), Adobe Suite, Keyshot and Sketchbook Pro
Experience with design research, Ethnography/Contextual Inquiry (especially in the healthcare space) is a plus
Competency in Microsoft Office
A strong familiarity with manufacturing materials and process is preferred
Compensation and Benefits
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
7 paid holidays
Health, dental, vision AD&D and life insurance
2 weeks vacation for the first four years and 3 weeks thereafter
40 hours of PTO, in addition to vacation
Simple IRA investment plan matched up to 3% of salary per year
Please submit your resume and portfolio to: email@example.com
This position is on-site in beautiful Dunedin Florida with beaches, boating, cafes and breweries. No remote work applications will be considered.
US Applicants ONLY
Background Check and Drug Test Required