Veryday

About Veryday

Veryday is one of the top-ranking design consultancies in the world. We have an impressive track record for design that has helped build successful business for its clients, including LG, Microsoft, GE Healthcare, 3M, Spotify, BabyBjörn and IKEA. Veryday was founded in 1969 and is part of McKinsey & Company since Nov 2016. In 2014, the company’s 45-years success story was honored with the highest distinction in the design word, the “Red Dot: Design team of the year”. Based on deep people insights, our designers are creating innovative solutions through products and services in the physical and digital worlds, to enhance quality of life.

We are now looking for a Service Designers. This position is located in Bromma, Stockholm.

 

What you will do

With your genuine curiosity for people and their daily lives, and a strong motivation to improve the world around us – you will create exciting user experiences and push the boundaries.

As Service Designer, you will work within a broad service context, developing service design solutions in both the digital and physical space. You have a collaborative approach and work in multidisciplinary teams together with Researchers, Design Strategists, Visual Designers, Digital Designers and Developers, and do design research, analysis, creative ideation and service concept development.

In your toolkit, you use key service design methodologies including ethnographic research, co-creation, journey mapping, blueprinting, experience prototyping and user testing of service solutions in both early and late stages of development.

You will as part of your work conduct generative and evaluative research; analyze, map and frame opportunities, and translate research findings into meaningful concepts and innovative service and user experience solutions. You will work with concept development, experience prototyping and user testing. 

You visualize, communicate and present findings in a compelling, clear way, often using storytelling techniques.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in service design (preferably), interaction design or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of professional experience in design consultancy or in-house designer role. You have experience of service design projects, and international experience is a merit.
  • At least 3 years’ experience of service design projects.
  • A natural self-starter that keeps project momentum going and contributes to a creative and collaborative team environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills and high analytical and creative capability
  • Thorough understanding of people driven design processes and principles, qualitative/quantitative research and contemporary design methodologies
  • Ability to clearly and confidently present a story and explain design decisions
  • Fluent in English with strong written and verbal communication, presentation and storytelling skills; additional languages spoken considered a plus. Good skills in Swedish will be considered a merit but is not a requirement.
  • Strong visual communication skills
  • Thrive with new challenges and like to explore new topics and ways of working in a dynamic, multidisciplinary team setting and a fast-paced environment
  • Flexible with ability and curiosity to travel

 

Why Veryday?

Working at Veryday you will be part of a worldclass top-ranking design consultancy where you will get the chance to grow in your profession with highly skilled and inspiring colleagues. You will get to work with a broad variety of exciting projects and clients, often in a global setting.

As thought leaders within design, we need to constantly expand our knowledge. To support your learning journey, we offer a mentorship program, a people development model and weekly knowledge sharing sessions. 

At Veryday, you’ll be part of a fun, creative and friendly culture where we care for people and want to change the world for the better. With this approach, we deliver both high value and impact for our clients and increased quality of life for users.

We often describe ourselves as humble rebels because we challenge each other and our clients to explore, think and rethink what we do and how we deliver it.  We place pride in our culture and actively look for people that share our values, but also hold a mindset that could complement us in an interesting way.

At Veryday you will also be part of a highly collaborative and diverse team – together we represent more than 30 different nations and cultures. The rationale is simply that; the greater the diversity, the greater the collective knowledge and expertise, and hence, the better the odds of creating greatness. Not only is diversity a main ingredient of our business success, it’s also a major component of our core values. 

In short, we offer:

  • Challenging and highly rewarding work in global projects
  • A never-ending learning curve
  • A friendly, creative, diverse and collaborative culture
  • Competitive benefits
  • A unique office atmosphere (we sit in an old missionary church)

How to apply

All application shall be sent in through our webpage veryday.com/join-us/.

Application deadline is 2017-12-08.

We look forward to your application. Ideally provide examples of achievements showing your role in projects and how you manage to bring value to the process and/or final results.

Please note that all applications must include (link to) portfolio.

Type of employment Probationary period
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Preliminary 2018-01-15
Salary Monthly
Number of positions 2
Working hours 100%
City Bromma
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2017/6
Published 01.Nov.2017
Last application date 08.Dec.2017 11:59 PM CET

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