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Service Designer 

Philips research

9053550 | EINDHOVEN - AMSTERDAM | Detachering | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

Your challenge 
Do you want to work on new service models for Philips’ Beauty Business? As a Service Designer, you represent the voice of the consumer throughout the development process, to ensure that our services make a meaningful difference to consumers’ lives. You will working closely together with Marketing and Development. 

Your responsibilities 
• Support the development of new service models for our Beauty products which enable women to experience. 
• Support in defining and executing experiments for our services 
• You reach out to women in our service and collect feedback directly, or indirectly, via the right analytic tools and surveys to prove hypotheses and make tangible suggestions to improve the service. 
• You develop new ways to provide consumer service for our Beauty propositions (e.g. Lumea), like chatbots etc. You test and improve this service as we launch. 


Who we are looking for 
We are looking for an eager, self-driving Service Designer/Researcher. The ideal candidate has a great sense of empathy for the journey of our customers, both before and after purchase. Our challenges in our project are very diverse and therefore we need a person with a broad skill set. Comfortable to pro-actively reach out to women to talk about their needs and wishes and can put those learnings into actionable experiments or service improvements. You are data driven and rely on both qualitative insights, as well as analytics and statistics, to continuously improve our new services. We like to keep our experiments and iterations short but sweet – working in small steps to continuously improve along the way. 
Ideally you have a Master degree in Service Design, Human Technology Interaction, User Experience Design, Industrial Design Engineering or other engineering discipline AND relevant experience in Consumer Research and / or Marketing. You have applied a range of UX / UI / consumer research / Service design methods, tools and processes and know the ins and outs of each. You are digital savvy. 

You are: 
• Passionate and driven to fully serve the customer and always outperform competition. Always looking for perfection with attention for details. 
• Passionate about creating services that truly address consumer needs and delight our consumers. 
• Conceptual, data driven, analytically strong and at the same time pragmatic and hands-on. 
• A strong team player. You are an excellent communicator and motivator, skilled in managing interpersonal processes. 
• Courageous and smart thinker, able to continuously challenge the status quo, with a strong desire to improve organizational effectiveness structurally. 
Your team 
Philips Personal Health delivers lifestyle solutions for personal well-being. Our brand promise is Innovation & You. We aim to develop innovations that make a meaningful difference to people’s lives. The sector builds on a deep understanding of people’s needs and aspirations to create innovations that help consumers achieve their lifestyle ambitions. 
Innovation Site Eindhoven is part of Innovation & Development (I&D) of Personal Health. It focuses on the development of medical and non-medical lifestyle products and services in the areas of Mother & Child Care, Beauty and Home Monitoring. The site is responsible for the development and realization of new propositions. Innovation Site Eindhoven is looking at a very challenging growth task to bring more new ideas, and increasingly digital innovations and services, to the global market. At Innovation Site Eindhoven, improving well-being is our passion, creating awesome consumer experiences through real-life solutions, bringing value to Philips. We are an honest and inspirational team, daring to be different. 
A key department in this site is Product Research and Consumer Care. This function represents the Voice of the Consumer in our Innovation & Development activities. It drives the translation of powerful insights into products and services that delight customers better than competition and live up to Philips’ brand promise of Innovation & You. The influence of the department spans from insight generation, value proposition creation, solution development to market launch and forms a main link between I&D and the business. You will work in a team of UX Researchers, Product Researchers and Consumer Care experts. 

The project team and activities are divided across Amsterdam and Eindhoven, requiring to be present 1-2 days per week in Amsterdam and 1-2 days per week in Eindhoven.


Philips is driven by their mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day they move closer to achieving their goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to their employees who share their passion for improving lives, they are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care. They enable their employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programs. 


At YACHT we will offer you a competitive benefits package in line with the seniority of the position.

You will become a member of a strong professional network who shares your education, ambitions and competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues and become a member of the YACHT network, which stretches the Life Sciences industry.

You will be challenged by your peers and will be able to follow courses and training via our Yacht Academy and keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date: boosting your career through personal and scientific growth.Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals.

Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects. Our Brainport region is considered to be the smartest region in the world! We cooperate with high tech companies that work on the cutting edge of technology. To give you an example of our portfolio: ASML, Philips Healthcare, Philips Lighting, Philips Research, TNO, FEI company, DAF, VDL ETG, Océ and many others.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Bram Geerets via telefoonnummer 06-13888330

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