VW IS HIRING - Intermediate Color and Trim Designers are assigned to a design project from the initial research and concept phase through production. He/she contributes to the project development and strategy on a specific project/project phase. He/she provides hands-on creative output.

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Your tasks

In the studio in Potsdam near Berlin, we develop mobility concepts, brand identities, brand positioning and technical platforms for the Volkswagen Group. Our sometimes very complex projects are cross-brand and reach far into the future.

  • Research, creation, design and implementation of material concepts
  • Development of innovative material concepts and sustainable materials
  • Independent exchange with project partners
  • Generates design concepts for assigned projects
  • Contributes design talents of automotive projects (production/concepts) within the parameters of the individual design processes
  • Collaborates with Internal designers and specialists in other departments (Exterior, Interior, Fabrication, Modeling)
  • Provides solutions to existing tasks
  • Participates in production design presentations with a high level of creative input
  • Develops new concepts, product ideas and strategies for VW based on market and competitor analysis
  • Applies knowledge of consumer design trends and forecasting

Your qualifications

  • several years of experience in the field of colour and material design
  • Knowledge of the automotive sector would be an advantage
  • Existing knowledge of innovative materials, technologies & design trends
  • Knowledge of technical textiles and surfaces with integrated functions (smart materials)
  • Knowledge of sustainable materials and their development
  • Business fluent English skills
  • Enthusiasm for the development of colour and material designs in the automotive industry

Your application

Do you have an eye for detail and love to be creative? Our Design Trends department looks forward to receiving your informative and complete application (cover letter/CV/certificates/portfolio)


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