Ideas need initiative.


Körber Digital shapes and drives the Körber Group’s digital advancement. The Business Area is a nucleus for digital innovation and new digital business models and as such a trusted go-to unit for all topics around the Group’s digitization.

Located in the German start-up hotspot Berlin, Körber Digital matches the speedy entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up with the long-term strategic focus of the Körber Group. Striving for progressive disruption, Körber Digital is at the forefront of the digital revolution of the industry.


The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

For our location in Berlin we are looking for

Strategic UX Designer - Smart Factory Marketplace (m/f/d)

Tasks:

Discovery Research:

In order to reduce project risk and clarify the problem we're addressing, you would help undertake various research and synthesis tasks to create reliable basis for product development strategy; understanding and communicating within the team:

  • for whom the SFM should be built

  • what usecases should be build and when

  • the current status of digital maturity is across the group

  • what support is needed in the implementation stage

  • how digital change makers make decisions around tool choice

  • be present at the customer during first trial / implementations of a use case as an impartial observer to extract lessons learned

 

Website Development:

In the area of product design, you will help us create a world class information resource and exchange hub by supporting the product team with the following tasks:

  • Help undertake BA/User discovery research to understand what features needs to build in order to best serve the objectives of SFM

  • Test and gather feedback on emergent versions of the Online Resource

  • Prioritise iterative changes to the product based on synthesised research

  • Wireframe emergent concepts and test with users

  • Execute changes to content and design

 

Use Case Market Research & Requirements Engineering

Support the product fit consultation process:

  • investigate the general needs and current process related to the usacase

  • Research the solution landscape for a usecase and map the product features

  • Identify the space leaders, demo the solutions and normalize the offerings

  • Gather functional and nonfunctional requirements objectively from customer

  • Map needs to benefits to features

  • Document the scoring process for solution / customer fit

  • Liaise with customer, discuss results and make recommendation

     

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in conducting user behaviour research, delivering product concepts and building products

  • Bachelors or preferably Master’s degree in Design, Business, Psychology, Strategy, Marketing  or equivalent area

  • Experience in user research and user-centric design processes, divergent exploration and conceptual development

  • The ability to synthesise research into concrete recommendations and communicate them to business audiences

  • Entrepreneurial self-starter who is self-motivated, but also a team player with a professional presence

  • A portfolio of work demonstrating strong human-centred design capabilities across a diverse range of projects

  • Graphical and visual design skills, including use of a diverse set of software such as Adobe suite, OmniGraffle, Balsamiq, Azure, or other tools for graphic design, visual design

  • English required, German also beneficial