Onze overtuiging

We zijn gepassioneerde technologieliefhebbers die geloven dat de mensheid zich nog maar net begint te ontwikkelen. We worden gedreven door de behoefte om de wereld om ons heen te verbeteren, door producten te ontwikkelen die ons leven plezierig en aangenaam maken.

We werken aan medische producten die problemen oplossen die er echt toe doen, we werken aan automotive projecten die de wereld om ons heen openen en we werken aan IoT-devices om onze omgeving slimmer te maken en ons meer tijd te geven om van het leven te genieten.

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Senior Project Manager

Amsterdam, NL

Pilotfish is a fast-growing design and innovation studio with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin and Taipei. We are a multidisciplinary team of UX & product designers, mechanical & electrical engineers and innovation & production experts from all around the globe. With our specialisation in design and development of smart electronic products (consumer, professional, medical), we support disruptive start-ups and market leading international brands such as Asus, BMW, Heineken, Medtronic or Siemens.

For our Amsterdam office, we are looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Create, execute and manage project work plans and budgets
  • Identify resources needed and assign project teams
  • Track schedules and manage deadlines
  • Track and ensure client satisfaction
  • Control budgets and team efficiency for multiple projects
  • Track and report team hours and expenses
  • Prepare engagement reviews
  • Carefully balance client expectation, design quality and efficiency
  • Report to the board of directors

Skills:

  • Master’s degree in design
  • Profound knowledge of the creative product development process
  • Track record in the field of IoT, electronic products and wearables (consumer, professional and medical)
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills in fluent English
  • Proficiency in MS Project (or similar project management software)
  • Ideally also some knowledge of Dutch

Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in project management, team management and industrial design

This is a unique opportunity to excel in one of the Netherland’s most agile product design agencies!

Sounds like your call?! Then we are excited to receive your application including your resume and introduction letter to jobs.nl@pilotfish.eu.

Senior Industrial Designer

Amsterdam, NL

At PILOTFISH, we love people who can inspire us with their knowledge, skills and passion. Who are able to make a difference by pushing the boundaries of design and innovation. We are shaping the future by frolicking with it. Driven by our mission of humanizing technology for a connected world, we offer turnkey product innovation services, from sketch to production, that make our client’s business future-proof.

As a Senior Industrial Designer in our AMS office, you will collaborate with both our ID & UX team. You will work with promising start-ups, scale-ups and small and medium enterprises in the Healthcare, Industrial, Logistics and Wellbeing domains. Become part of our multicultural and multidisciplinary team, and help us shape the future.

You are

  • A brilliant senior Product/Service Designer with proven track record in the field of product design and development, with 5+ years’ experience in the field; a graduate of Industrial Design or a correlated discipline.

You will be

  • Contributing to leading the AMS ID/UX design team and will assist our new business development team
  • Planning and managing mid- and large size projects
  • Defining and ideating on user experience visions, brand strategies, solution innovations and prototyping & testing strategies
  • Analyzing and defining user, market and technology requirements, while understanding the client’s business and communication goals
  • Translating design requirements into meaningful, usable and appealing product design proposals
  • Organizing and facilitating brainstorming sessions with industrial designers, developers, engineers, users and clients
  • Presenting design concepts and leading design discussions with clients
  • Creating use cases, use flows, personas, flowcharts, wireframes, visual designs and interactive user interface mock-ups that include transitions and animations
  • Preparing and executing user research and usability tests
  • Responsible for planning and monitoring projects and client account management

You have

  • An open and sharp mind and abilities to inspire and lead teams and clients
  • The capacity for wider strategic, service and design thinking
  • In-depth knowledge of iterative concept development
  • (Preferably) experience working with Lean and Agile methods, with rapid testing and improvement interactive cycles creative methodology and implementation
  • Strong visual design and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience facilitating client workshops
  • Experience with Solid Works and/or Rhino
  • Experience with Keyshot
  • Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator

This is a unique opportunity to excel in one of the Netherland’s most agile product design agencies!

Sounds like your call?! Then we are excited to receive your application including your resume and introduction letter to jobs.nl@pilotfish.eu.

Junior Industrial Designer

Amsterdam, NL

At PILOTFISH, we love people who can inspire us with their knowledge, skills and passion. Who are able to make a difference by pushing the boundaries of design and innovation. We are shaping the future by frolicking with it. Driven by our mission of humanizing technology for a connected world, we offer turnkey product innovation services, from sketch to production, that make our client’s business future-proof.

As a Junior Industrial Designer in our AMS office, you will get to contribute to both our ID & UX team. You will work with promising start-ups, scale-ups and small and medium enterprises in the Healthcare, Industrial, Logistics and Wellbeing domains. Become part of our multicultural and multidisciplinary team, and help us shape the future.

You are

  • A spirited Junior Industrial Designer with preferably 1+ years of work experience with a great appetite for evolving your skills; a graduate of Industrial Design or a correlated discipline.

You will be

  • Creating design concepts using sketching or 3D modelling as part of a project team or independently
  • Ideating on user experience visions, solution innovations and prototyping & testing strategies
  • Contributing to exploring user, market and technology requirements
  • Performing trend and user research
  • Participating at brainstorming sessions at all product levels
  • Creating use cases, use flows, personas, flowcharts, wireframes, visual designs and interactive user interface mock-ups
  • Preparing mind-blowing presentations

You have

  • Hands-on approach and strong motivation
  • Excellent sketching skills
  • Abilities for strong conceptual thinking
  • Solid aesthetic skills
  • Knowledge of a broad spectrum of prototyping tools (e.g.: Arduino, 3D printing)
  • Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience with Solid Works and/or Rhino
  • Experience with Keyshot

This is a unique opportunity to excel in one of the Netherland’s most agile product design agencies!

Sounds like your call?! Then we are excited to receive your application including your resume and introduction letter to jobs.nl@pilotfish.eu.

Industrial Design Intern

Amsterdam, NL

At Pilotfish, we believe humanity is only in its early development and it’s on us to shape the world we live in. We are technology enthusiasts from around the globe, who shape the products that surround us on a daily basis to make our life more pleasant and joyful. We are located in Amsterdam, Berlin, and Taipei to offer our customers a full-service product development portfolio. In Amsterdam, we focus on bridging the physical and digital worlds together in the fields of IoT, medical and consumer electronics. We humanize technology.

We support our customers by developing small and fragile conceptual ideas into mass-produced products. As a designer, your role will be to act as the creative lead for a project, by incubating ideas, developing a design vision and shaping the products from the ground up. In the later phases of the product development, you will support our technical ID team, as well as our mechanical engineering team by aligning the product development with the original design vision.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Developing and safeguarding the design vision throughout the entire product development lifecycle (visuals, UX and ID)
  • Leading client workshops for ideation and product definition
  • Developing and presenting product visuals to communicate concepts
  • Shaping products in sketch, physical mock-ups, and CAD
  • Conduct user research & user interviews to validate product concepts
  • Identifying technical risks and developing proof of concepts to mitigate them

Your profile:

  • First and foremost, we are looking for doers. Taking initiative and responsibility must be in your DNA.
  • Starting with an abstract idea to craft concepts and shape products is your absolute comfort zone
  • Profound knowledge of the creative product development process
  • A strong 3D skillset
  • Diploma or master’s degree in a design field
  • Excellent communication skills in English

Sounds like your call?! We are excited to receive your resume along with an introduction letter to jobs.nl@pilotfish.eu.

Project Manager (m/f/d)

Pilotfish Berlin GmbH, Berlin, Germany

In Berlin, we are specialised in full service product development: from concept to mass production typically for innovative products related to IoT, medical and consumer electronics. We deliver our services to corporate ventures, funded start-ups and SMEs in need of innovation and realisation.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Manage client projects together with our multicultural team of designers, engineers and production engineers in Berlin and Taipei
  • Develop long-term client relationships and manage accounts
  • Push the business and grow of the Berlin based team
  • Work hand in hand with the CEO and Founder of Pilotfish

Your profile:

  • First and foremost, we are looking for doers with a pragmatic problem-solving mindset. Taking initiative and responsibility must be in your DNA
  • Diploma or master’s degree in industrial design, engineering or an MBA with a minimum of 3-5 years work experience
  • Profound knowledge of the creative product development process
  • A track record in electronic product development (consumer, professional and medical)
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills in fluent English. Ideally also some knowledge in German and/or Chinese
This is a unique opportunity to take the lead position in the strongest growing unit in one of Germany’s most dynamic design and product development company.
Sounds like your call?! We are excited to receive your resume along with an introduction letter to nina.nagel@pilotfish.eu.
Denk je dat je een goede match zou zijn met Pilotfish? We horen graag van je. Stuur je portfolio, cv en motivatiebrief naar jobs@pilotfish.eu