UX/UI Designer

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you a Design Thinker, an outlier with a drive to make a difference helping patients live better lives through user-centric digital services? By utilising your creative mind, passion for user-centric design and knowledge about the latest digital technologies you can help challenge the status quo and design digital solutions with the aim of solving complex business challenges and deliver value to the company and our +29.000.000 patients globally. Apply now!


The position 
In this position you will be on the front-line, gaining knowledge about the user’s needs, and helping to translate this into digital products fit for purpose. You will be part of shaping a new patient support solution for people living with obesity, and will be working with a small team of UX-minded colleagues, scoping and iterating until we get it right. 


Overall, you will drive the process from early UX research such as doing UX reviews, drawing wireframes, creating mock-ups and conducting usability tests on early prototypes and standard IT systems. It is an advantage if you are familiar with working agile and that you have good collaboration skills, as you will be working in a cross-functional, multidisciplinary team.


As we are pioneering the digital transformation of Novo Nordisk, we expect you to challenge and inspire the organisation as well as take part in establishing a strong internal community to share knowledge and learnings.


Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Designing workflows and wireframes based on insights and best practice
  • Prototyping design solutions and collaborating around UX concepts with relevant stakeholders
  • Iterate concepts actively with prototypes at multiple levels of design fidelity
  • Develop new features and take learnings from existing ones
  • Drive and facilitate workshops to understand and scope the features


The ideal candidate has:

  • Master’s degree in Digital Design, Business, IT or another relevant field and 5+ years experience with solid knowledge of design thinking principles  
  • Experience as an interaction oriented Senior UX designer (Product designer), who is stronger in the structuring of the user experience (workflow and wireframes) along with experience in working with product teams (UX research, PO, dev, test and operations) 
  • Demonstrated track record of driving UX design in teams that have shipped quality software across web and mobile to several products while driving the design of innovative solutions that solves the requirements and guides the users
  • Strong communication and can frame strong rationales for design decisions in the business, technical and user context that persuade peers and executives
  • Experience in working with design systems


About the department
The Digital Accelerator is the home of the Outliers - a team of people who are wired differently. We are anchored in the Digital Incubator & Innovation unit in Global IT. Our purpose is to a drive cultural change through partnering with the business to accelerate digital innovation.  


We offer a modern working environment with flexible working hours, free flow of coffee and tea, fruit, canteens serving world cuisine, take-out dinner options, access to internal fitness centres at our sites, bike repair at work, electric car charge stations, health insurance, social clubs, team outings and so much more! 


Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive it. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. From research and development, through to manufacturing, marketing and sales – we’re all working to move the needle on changing the lives of people living with diabetes and other chronic diseases.


For further information, please contact recruitment partner Susanne Plykker at USNP@novonordisk.com.


15th August 2022. 


Interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences about why you are applying in your CV. To ensure an efficient and fair recruitment process, please refrain from adding a photo in your CV.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.