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Location: Locarno, Ticino, Switzerland 
Job ID: 59807 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with a proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


Schindler is one of the world's leading suppliers of elevators, escalators and moving walkways. We employ talented individuals in over 100 countries worldwide to design, develop, install, maintain and modernise the mobility systems that keep the world's urban population on the move. We offer a dynamic, forward-looking work environment that enables our employees to innovate and excel in their chosen fields.


Join us as a

Industrial Designer (m/f/d)


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities


  • Build concepts and test them along the way, plan and execute innovation projects in an agile way
  • Explore and develop ideas and concepts with 3D CAD, and 3D prints
  • Coordinate prototype suppliers in the appearance model realization
  • Build virtual and physical prototypes to simulate the experience with the product, how it looks and feels, its interaction, and how it might be manufactured or assembled
  • Refine concept designs into 3D parametric CAD, including definition of part break-up considering manufacturing and assembly

We Elevate... Your Best Self


  • Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent
  • At least 2 years experience in CAD CREO parametric and in manufacturing and assembly / process (plastic, glass, sheetmetal in combination with electronic  components)
  • At least 2 years experience in ideation, concept visualization, form development, CAD, model making, and rapid prototyping
  • Excellent communication skills, entrepreneurial mindset and integrative thinking
  • Strong portfolio of cutting-edge design
  • Fluent English and Italian (spoken and written)

We Elevate... You


Can You Elevate Us?

Be part of a highly driven organisation where high performance connects people and is a vital part of achieving strong business results. Send us your application.




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