Thule Group is a world leader in products that make it easy to bring the things you care for – easily, securely and in style – when living an active life. Under the motto Active Life, Simplified, we offer products within two segments: Outdoor (e.g. equipment for cycling-, water- and winter sports, roof boxes, bike trailers, baby joggers, laptop and camera bags, backpacks and cases for mobile handheld devices) and Specialty (pick-up truck tool boxes). Our products are sold in 139 markets globally. There are more than 2,000 of us working for Thule Group at nine production facilities and more than 35 sales locations all over the world. Net sales for 2015 amounted to 5.3 billion SEK. Thule Group is a public company listed ot Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information please visit www.thulegroup.com

Do you want to be a part of a team that is a world leader of developing products that make it easy to bring the things you care for – easily, securely and in style – when living an active life?
Are you a team player with excellent skills in graphic illustrations who thrives in an international environment with great opportunity to influence in future products and trends?
Then you should apply for this job!

Thule Group are now searching for a creative Graphic Illustrator to the Design Department in Hillerstorp, close to Värnamo.
With a steadily growing product portfolio and to maintain Thule Group in the forefront in the field of graphic design the team has to be strengthened up with a new talented member.
As a Graphic Illustrator you will be involved in the development of new products such as equipment for cycling-, water- and winter sports, roof boxes, multi-functional strollers and bags etc.
As a Graphic Illustrator you will be responsible for graphic design and design of originals, both for print and digital media. You work closely with industrial designers, other graphic designers / illustrators but you will also be a member in cross functional project teams when developing products from concept to industrializing.

The main task as a Graphic Illustrator is that you shall develop and execute technical documentation in the shape of printed fitting instructions and digital animations, visually in line with the brand guidelines and with an efficient use of the information at hand e.g. SolidWorks cad files etc.

One key challenge for this positon is to help develop methodology for a streamlined work flow and a more efficient use of product information within the organization as well as integrating the software (preferably SolidWorks Composer) in the daily work of technical documentation.

In addition to graphic design and illustration work you will be part of Thule Group's improvement efforts that contribute to improving their own work situation and work processes in relation to internal and external customers.

We believe in strong team work both within your own team but also across teams.
We strive to be an open and curious organization, sharing our knowledge and inspiring one another.
Within Thule Group you will find people who have a passion for the products we make and the outdoor company we are.
We share the same values and we like to have fun. All of our employees have a joint responsibility to maintain that spirit and contribute to it.

You will report to the Design Director, Henrik Eriksson.

Your profile:
You are a pro-active enthusiastic person with an entrepreneurial drive, a “can do attitude” and a team player.
We trust you have a structured and professional approach with flexibility in mind and consistent in delivery.
To succeed in this role we believe you are excellent in creative problem solving as well as the ability to relate to and explain technical solutions.
Former experience from graphic design/Illustration for print and animation is seen as an great advantage.
Preferably you have gained former experience in some of the following design tools; Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, SolidWorks and SolidWorks Composer.
An important requirement is that you have an Academic University degree in related fields – Engineering or Graphic design/Illustration or equivalent documented experience in graphical knowledge as well as fluency in English and Swedish.

For information:
When recruiting for this position we are working together with Dfind Science & Engineering. If you have any further questions please contact the recruiting consultant Fredrik Stigbäck, 073-340 32 23. More information and please apply via https://www.dfind.se/science-engineering

Company: Thule Group AB

Location: Hillerstorp, Jönköpings län

Employment: Full-time

Last day of application: 25 September, 2016