JOB: Senior Design Manager in Helsinki, Finland for Nokia (Full time)

25 Jan 2008 - 3:50am
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Hannu Konttinen

There is a new full-time opening in Helsinki, Finland with Nokia:

You are responsible for creating a world-class visual UI style with a
team of graphics designers and contractors, interaction designers and
usability specialists, and planning and delivering high quality design
in static and motion graphics, layout design, icon and symbol design,
and design for transitions and animations. You can lead and motivate a
design team and ensure a high quality output with a flexible and
hands-on process. You lead the design team and manage resourcing and
budgeting. While your concepts and plans are ambitious, you are able to
reach them with a sound operational approach.

You are a recognised expert in the design of visual user interfaces with
a minimum of 10 years experience in the following:
- visual design, icon and metaphor design, layout design, font design,
information design
- visual ergonomics
- design tools
- human-centered design methods, tools, and processes
- people leadership skills
- project management and subcontracting management

Knowledge and expertise in the following fields is an additional plus:
- internationalization, localization
- software engineering methods and tools
- web design, PC GUI design
- web 2.0 technologies, widgets

You have a degree in a relevant field but more than that your portfolio
shows your innovative and high quality work. You are an open-minded and
adaptable team player, and you have a positive outlook on life. You have
a "can-do", delivery-oriented mindset. Your previous work experience
includes art direction of a team of designers and you are confident at
management, leadership and communication practices. Working under
pressure comes easily to you, and you enjoy taking the initiative and
leading your team when the opportunity arises.

The location of this position is in Finland, Helsinki area. You can find
more information of Nokia as an employer in

Please send your enquiries or CV with a link to an online portfolio to:
Hannu dot Konttinen at nokia dot com

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