Digital Product Designer - McKinsey Design
You'll join our Stockholm studio as part of McKinsey Design. The award winning studio in Stockholm is our European largest design hub, and has previously won the coveted Red Dot Team of the Year award.
McKinsey Design drives client growth by delivering breakthrough physical and digital products, customer experiences, and design-led innovation. Our approach is multi-disciplinary, combining out-of-the-box creativity with the analytical rigour of McKinsey to innovate at scale and speed across private, public and social sectors.
Our highly-skilled, cross-functional team of designers, business strategists and agile developers deliver service concepts, experiential prototypes and go-to-market products to transform clients' businesses.
Our Design team offers the breadth and experiences of 350+ world-class design talent from Lunar Design, Veryday and McKinsey's homegrown experience design practice. At McKinsey Design, we bring a diverse community of designers and innovators passionate about getting in the midst of our customers and elevating design capabilities to the forefront of business decisions, impact and results.
We help designers find their professional home in a nurturing and prestige-less studio culture–while providing access to industry leading experts, knowledge resources, driven, and talented colleagues who are committed to drive sustainable change. Our unique studio culture is casual and social, with an emphasis on knowledge building and innovation. We have the freedom to experiment, work iteratively, and are constantly learning and growing. Our community emphasizes the importance of mentorship, collaboration and propelling the value of good design.
What you’ll do:
You'll join our work in designing change that matters through your passion and expertise in best-in-class, human-centered design. In your role, you'll be a key contributor in delivering high quality human-centred solutions. Your primary focus will be on a great variety of Digital Business Building projects, helping clients to rapidly imagine, build and scale game-changing offerings from the ground up – and develop their capabilities to do it again and again.
You'll work on diverse, cross-functional teams (bringing together design, agile, engineering, business, data science, product owners and more) hand in hand with the client – and will tackle all aspects of the design and business building process, often through leading interactive workshops and concepts sprints. You'll leverage all your design capabilities to prototype and iterate on UX/UI design including sketching, information architecture, wireframes and user flows. You'll support with usability testing sessions, synthesizing findings and iteratively integrating them into design solutions. You'll think creatively and strategically, supporting dissecting business problems and using design methodologies to develop innovative outcomes that communicate the product vision.
-Bachelor's or master's degree in interaction design, interface design, human computer interaction, fine arts or service/graphic/communication design with an emphasis on UX or equivalent qualification
-Relevant industry experience designing applications, experiences, websites, products and services that balance user needs, business objectives and technological constraints
-Strong interaction and visual design skills using a diverse set of software and rapid prototyping tools such as Adobe CS, Sketch, Figma, InVision, ProtoPie, Principle
-Familiarity with Agile software development process and tools such as Jira, Confluence, Trello is a plus
-Positive attitude and motivation to deliver highest quality work•Entrepreneurial, experimental and self-driven while also being collaborative•Strong organizational and time management skills; ability to work in a constantly changing, fast paced environment
-Excellent communication skills
-Professional language skills in English, both verbally and in writing; one Scandinavian language is a plus
-Willingness to travel and spend time onsite with clients and other teams