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TTP plc. Full-time 2019-11-19

Product Designer

  • Location
    Cambridge, United Kingdom

Description

TTP creates innovative products and breakthrough technologies for its clients. Teams of scientists, engineers and designers collaborate closely to solve complex and challenging problems to realise our clients’ most ambitious visions.

We are seeking a versatile and dynamic product designer to help us develop next generation medical devices. This role offers the opportunity to make an impact by taking a leading role in the design of a broad range of innovative solutions for our clients’ products that are safe and easy to use.

Your passion to create better human experiences through product and interaction design will be key to success and you will also be passionate about prototyping, testing and resolving detailed technical challenges.

You will have the drive to succeed, champion the product design, develop new skills and take increasing responsibility.

Requirements

The essential requirements for this role are:

  • Relevant product design experience in a high technology industry
  • A portfolio showing the significant impact you have made on the development of new products from concept to production
  • A strong academic background in Industrial/Product Design or a related discipline

The following attributes are highly desirable

  • Strong creative and analytical-thinking skills, based on a broad understanding of product design, usability, mechanical engineering and physical principles
  • The ability to devise clever mechanical solutions for complex problems
  • User-centred design mindset and an understanding of human factors research techniques
  • Comfortable working with high-level tangible user requirements and able to translate these requirements into products designed for usability
  • Advanced skills in CAD including design for plastic injection moulding
  • Ability to present and communicate ideas through sketches, animations, photorealistic renderings, graphics and user experience design (Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe XD)
  • The enthusiasm to initiate, facilitate and participate in creative thinking sessions
  • Ambition to design products that exceed users’ needs

To apply for the role, please complete the questions on the application form and upload your portfolio under 'additional upload'.

Benefits

TTP is an employee-owned business operating from pleasant surroundings on our own Science Park in Melbourn, South Cambridgeshire. Our working culture encourages entrepreneurship, shared ideas and technical collaboration, while providing you the freedom to do your best work. We also offer fantastic employee benefits including:

  • Employer pension contribution of 12% (+3% personal contribution)
  • Employee share scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Profit share
  • 25 days’ annual holiday plus bank holidays
  • Life insurance
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Discounts and memberships to local sports facilities and the theatre
  • A comprehensive relocation package is also available, if applicable

How to apply

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