Register | Login

Posted: November 27, 2009

Job Details

Company: Deutsche Telekom AG
Location:  Germany  – Bonn
Job Level: Mid-Level Staff
Field:  Industrial Design
Job Functions:  Design, Design Management, Project Management


As a world leading brand in telecommunications, Deutsche Telekom is continuously striving to exceed consumer demand, developing innovative products, services and business models.

2 years ago we decided to build up Design Deutsche Telekom to develop our company-wide design experience for our brand and products. Our belief and our joint mission is to simplify communication and to create a superior user experience for our customers, which is easy and fun to use, and helps the customer throughout the day.

As we strive to achieve this goal, we are searching for driven individuals who are willing to join our mission with all their passion, capabilities and beliefs in order to help take Deutsche Telekom to the next level.

As a part of our overall strategy to build up the Design area in our Headquarter in Bonn, we are specifically looking to hire:

Industrial Designer - Design Manager for Colors & Materials Department

Your task:
Implementation support for design concepts in close cooperation with management and manufacturers.
Functional coordination and constant communication between designers,
product managers and manufacturers.
Project coordination and feasibility assessments based on technical aspects.
Maintenance and expansion of a network of materials suppliers.
Creation of production-suitable material concepts for the product portfolio.
Optimization of manufacturing processes and results in terms of costs and
individual project scheduling.
Development of new and innovative manufacturing technologies and material
Creation of detailed material specifications for manufacturers.
Independent quality assurance and implementation support.

Your profile:
University degree in design with a focus on product design or similar qualification
with at least 3 to 5 years’ relevant professional experience in the area of colors & materials.
Experience in providing product implementation support from the initial concept through to final acceptance.
Very good knowledge of MS Office, in particular PowerPoint, and Adobe Creative Suite.
Good teamwork, communication and organizational skills.
Clearly goal-oriented with a keen awareness of quality issues.
A self-confident attitude and assertive nature complete your profile
A good command of written and spoken English.

Competitive salary.
Work with a talented team of experts.
Full benefits and career development.
Candidate must be legally authorized to work in the EU or have validation of eligibility to work in the EU.
This is a long term relationship as you will be part of a team serving a multinational strategic design program.


Please send your application to selection(at) marked (subject heading)
"077 - Industrial Designer - Design Manager for C&M" and be sure to include your portfolio (pdf – up to 15 pages) and your salary exspectations.

Apply Via Email

Submission Details

Please be sure to include your portfolio (pdf – up to 15 pages) and your salary exspectations.

View Recruiter Profile

Who Voted for this Story

Design(dot)fr is a place to discover and share web content about design, architecture and decorative art. Join Design(dot)fr for free to vote and publish your own discoveries. Everything here is submitted and voted by people like you.



invalid username or userid in get_avatar