Company: Laerdal Medical
Location: Stavanger, Norway
Are you interested in working on cutting edge solutions that can help save lives? Are you passionate for user-centred design and great user experience? You could be our new design researcher!
As a design researcher at Laerdal, you will work in the intersection of education and healthcare, and work on integrated physical products, digital products and services. You will be involved in all stages of the design process, from early phase user and market analysis, ideation and concept development, detailed design and specification, to final product testing and validation. Everything we do happens in close loops with our users: Nurses, paramedics, doctors, medical instructors and others. You will work in an energetic and cross disciplinary team and have a solid and award-winning design group for support. The design researcher role will:
This role is within the Laerdal Patient Care business unit, working towards helping save lives by reducing medical errors. Medical errors are estimated to cause between 100.000 and 250.000 deaths annually in the US alone, thus likely several millions on a global basis. We mainly address this through simulation training, but in the future, this could be all sorts of educational products and services. These videos give you an idea of the type of training given with our offering today:
You are a motivated and experienced Design Researcher or a Service Designer. You have the design process as an integral part of everything you do, and you are able to engage others in your work methods. You have:
Laerdal Medical offers competitive and flexible working conditions. Start date: As soon as possible, no later than September 1st 2018.
If you have questions related to the position, you can contact Bram van Krieken, Senior Industrial Designer in Laerdal Patient Care business unit, by email Bram.van.Krieken@laerdal.com.
Application with CV and design project examples / portfolio should be sent to HR@laerdal.no as soon as possible. Application deadline is June 15th 2018.
Laerdal Medical is an international market leader in training and therapy solutions for emergency medicine and critical care. Our products and services are used by hospitals, ambulance services, first aid organizations, educational institutions and others, around the world. We are a dynamic and energetic organization consisting of people from a wide variety of cultures and backgrounds. By 2020, we have a goal of helping save 500,000 more lives. Every year.