Nestle Research, Lausanne
Permanent Contract, 100% act. Rate
Master Degree in Industrial Design
Ability to interact with scientific / technical experts
In this role, you will drive the visualization of concepts and prototypes for Nestlé Research. As part of our Technology Department, you will provide support to ideation, concept and prototype generation, and maintain functional connection with key stakeholders of our innovation process.
You will also support innovation activities in close collaboration with business and technical and act as the link between Nestlé Research and businesses, agencies etc.
to provide solutions to our consumers’ needs to drive innovation.
A day in the life of a R&D Designer
Active involvement in major Innovation & renovation projects and suggest creative solutions using Nestlé design tools
Propose and drive new ideas, projects and methods and support the facilitation of the ideation and conceptualization process with innovative ideas and concepts
Leverage consumer knowledge and insights from other Nestlé entities and translate and interpret them to R&D Innovation / renovation projects
Promote design thinking awareness across the organization and propose and implement new tools for early conceptualization
Connect with & leverage the Nestlé Design network and contribute to establishing best practices and competency development
What will make you successful
Master Degree in Industrial Design or Service Design
At least 5 years experience in FMCG
Expertise in the latest design software tools and equipment (Adobe Suite, 3D CAD softwares and printing
Proven ability to interact with scientific / technical experts and commercial colleagues
Proven track record in delivering projects involving cross-functional teams
Hands on knowledge of product development processes within an R&D environment
Fluent in English, additional language skills are an asset.