Product Designer / 80% - 100%

Open Position in Kägiswil, Switzerland

Leister Technologies AG has its headquarters in central Switzerland. Leister is a leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of innovative premium products and customer-oriented solutions for industrial process heating as well as for plastics processing. The successful Swiss technology company has been growing continuously for decades and is part of the globally active Leister Group. More than 900 employees in 8 countries and 130 sales partners ensure local presence around the world. Improving people's quality of life is the goal of the Leister Group – with innovative products, services, and new technologies. For more than 70 years.

Product Designer

To strengthen our product design team, we are looking for an independent and innovative personality who will design our high-quality Leister products of tomorrow from an ergonomic and design point of view.


Your Tasks

  • Design, visualization and elaboration of products according to aesthetic, ergonomic and economic considerations
  • Conception of solutions for products using analog and digital tools, including sketches, mood boards, rapid prototyping (model making, clay modeling, 3D printing)
  • Collaboration in project teams and the product design team
  • Product development projects from ideation to elaboration following innovation process.
  • Identifying specific market needs of new products in terms of functional and user-oriented aspects
  • Recognizable implementation of Leister brand values in product design


Your Profile

  • Professional experience in the field of product development and design (1-3 years desirable)
  • Practical skills in sketching, clay modeling and model making
  • Mastery of Adobe programs, rendering (Keyshot)
  • Good CAD skills with focus on surface modeling (SolidEdge)
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, especially in the field of plastics for small and medium-sized series production
  • Very good German and good English knowledge in word and writing


What you can Expect

  • Exciting job in a market leading, international company
  • Cooperative and helpful interaction with a cultivated "Du" culture
  • Versatile tasks in an innovative and dynamic technology environment
  • Detailed and professional introduction for an optimal start
  • Attractive opportunities for further training
  • Reduced price for meals at the Kägiswil location


Carina Bausinger is looking forward to receiving your complete application documents