Are you looking for the next step in your career in which you can take the lead of a highly skilled team? Do you want to design a customer centric and market leading user experience? Would you describe yourself to be a pioneer in simplicity and coherency? Are you able to influence Kamstrup´s highly digital solutions with state of the art UI design?
Become a part of our Technology Software team in Kamstrup
Kamstrup is a Danish technology company and one of the world’s leading manufacturer of intelligent metering solutions. We experience significant demand for our products and focus massively on development and production of intelligent metering equipment and systems for energy and water consumption. We are currently looking for a dedicated and ambitious person to lead our highly skilled UX Design department.
With direct reference to our Senior Vice President of Technology Software you will lead our highly skilled UX Design department consisting of 6 people and hereby become a part of the management team in Technology Software. You will be a part of a company where we invest massively in innovation and where more than 20% of all employees work in R&D. Together we are supporting our three business areas with smart metering and digital solutions, and we want to strengthen our focus even further on experimenting, developing and commercializing data-enabled services helping utilities to optimize the production and distribution of energy and water.
Head of UX Design & User Interface with focus on creating advance solutions simple to navigate
As our new Head of UX Design & User Interface, you will have a key position in innovation in Kamstrup and work closely together with colleagues across departments and functions. It is expected that you deliver on our ambition by providing a industry leading user experience where our user interface are easy to use.
More specific your responsibilities and tasks will be to:
• Develop a deep understanding of our customers’ needs, our users capabilities and the way users interact with our solutions
• Understand our value adding service strategy and implement into executable actions - and lead the design of a simple, modern, intuitive and uniform user interface across platforms to our customers
• Be a change agent and multiplier who drives and energizes Kamstrup´s journey towards data enabled services
• Connect with people around the organization to raise awareness of user experience, design and user interfaces
• Further develop our design and implement a design system that set a clear direction for the industry leading UI
• Ensure that user behavior statistics are analyzed and used as insights to further improvements in collaboration with peers
• Handel the budget responsibility for the department
In the job, you can expect around 20 travel days per year.
As a person you are curious, ambitious and have a desire to impact the green agenda with design. We expect you are curious and updated on global digital design trends while keeping focus on the churn rate in our solutions by tracking navigation through our solutions. It comes naturally for you to have a commercial mind-set with customers’ needs firmly in mind and you thrive in an outgoing position with focus on collaboration and sparring to find better solutions.
You hold a relevant Master’s degree and have at least 3 years of professional experience from a similar position within UX design at a strategic level. We are looking for a person who is passionate about leading and developing the team. It is not a requirement that you have extensive leadership experience, however, you should have demonstrated the ability to lead, empower and coach people.
In addition, it is a requirement that you master English on a high level and have excellent communication skills both orally and in writing.
We offer more than just a job
You become part of an international company that strives every day to ensure the momentum and optimization of the world's water and energy resources. We offer a great working environment where sparing and development of your competences is a natural part of every day.
We offer flexible working hours and numerous employee benefits, counting a healthy canteen, free fruit, fitness facilities, in-house dental clinic, hairdresser and a free health clinic. Moreover, we have an active employee association.
Do you want to be a part of Kamstrup?
Please submit your application by using the link below. Applications are reviewed on a continuous basis, and you can expect a response within six weeks.
Kamstrup develops, produces and sells smart energy and water meters, relating reading systems, data analysis tools and services to utilities and other users over the entire world. Through our leadership, expertise and passion for partnership, we always think forward in pursuit of a brighter energy future; one that advances the performance of every customer, whilst creating lasting value for the communities they serve. We take responsibility for the way we act and we are committed to reduce waste with the purpose of securing clean water and energy to a maximum number of people.
Kamstrup has over 1.500 employees in more than 20 countries with headquarters in Denmark. Kamstrup has a healthy economy, growth rates and a strong focus on development of technology and staff. You can read more about Kamstrup on our website and see our annual report here. You can also follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook, to be updated on latest news and vacant positions.