GUBI IS HIRING

Product Developer

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

GUBI is a design company that offers an eclectic selection of premium furniture, lighting, and interior objects for both residential and professional spaces. We have a strong global brand position, with a head office and showroom in Copenhagen, Denmark – and we are currently looking for a skilled Product Developer specialized in furniture to join our Team in Copenhagen.

 

As Product Developer you will own one of the most strategic roles in GUBI. You will drive, oversee, and execute the complete product development process from concept to production. At GUBI we develop new and classic designs, where expertise, creativity, and sustainability view are the main drivers of a successful launch.

 

With reference to the Head of Product & Development, you will join a very competent team that has a holistic and collaborative structure - our collective goal is to succeed while working in a dynamic way, enjoying, and sharing our passion for design and craftmanship.

ABOUT THE POSITION

As a Product Developer your primary tasks will be to handle the technical development phase for new furniture projects. You will be assigned to conceptualize the best manufacturing processes in agreement with competent international suppliers, and subsequently take ownership to provide technical support across the organization. 

Inside GUBI, all new furniture projects are overseen from the beginning by a structured multidisciplinary core team. You will own the product side, having the opportunity to demonstrate your technical skills as well as your understanding of technology, craftmanship and quality. 

You will also be part of the constant product improvement program, including sustainability product upgrades.

 

KEY RESPONSABILITIES

  • Drive a successful development of assigned projects, including project management 
  • Determine product specifications, including technology, technical drawings, quality, and product data 
  • Be part of the core team working to secure a successful, on-time product launch that meets our quality and craftmanship standards 
  • Coordinate design activities, as well as prototyping, quality standards compliance, ergonomics, and product documentation
  • Research in archives, market, technologies, design, and materials.  

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Trained in Product Design, Product Development, or the like, which gives you the necessary technical understanding and knowledge in furniture, technical drawing, craftmanship, materials and manufacturing processes
  • Proven experience of developing products from start to finish in the furniture industry
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks. Autodesk 3ds Max and ADOBE Suite is a plus.
  • Experienced in project and stakeholder management – also dealing with external partners such as suppliers and consultants

You speak and write English fluently and have previous experience from an international environment

 

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

  • Natural interest in design, craftmanship and complex technical challenges
  • Strong social competences and good at building and maintaining relations with colleagues and external partners 
  • Strong communication sills 
  • A highly organized and structured approach with excellent attention to details wile working in several projects at the same time
  • Creative and innovative thinking
  • Design and technical oriented mindset

Position: Product Developer
Terms: Full-time
Location: GUBI HQ, Nordhavn, Copenhagen
Start date: As soon as possible
Application deadline: March 13, 2022


APPLICATION:
If you see yourself in this position and would like to join GUBI, please upload your application, CV and other relevant information after selecting the job “Product Developer” on below link.

 

APPLY ONLINE NOW

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE POSITION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Héctor A. Mendoza García
Head of Product Development
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +45 3073 4033

WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU.
GUBI A/S
Klubiensvej 7-9
2150 Nordhavn, Copenhagen
Denmark
Phone +45 3332 6368