UX/UI Designer

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Hillerød, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


UX/UI Designer in the Novo Nordisk Digital Accelerator PS
We're looking for a Design Thinker who knows the value of excellent UX, can design the UI and is able to inspire Novo Nordisk to become more user-centric.   
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.


The position

  • In this position you will be on the front-line, gaining knowledge about the users' needs, and helping to translate this into digital products fit for purpose. You will be working with key business challenges in Novo Nordisk's business areas and will be exposed to stakeholders across the organisation. 
  • You will help the Product Owner to set the strategic direction for the product ensuring it matches user needs and have real business impact. Strong stakeholder management skills are therefore required. Through the insights gathered, you will be helping to ensure that the products developed make a difference to the users, as well as being instrumental in iterating with a diverse user community from idea to MVP and beyond. 
  • You will drive the process from early UX research to final design implementation taking full responsibility for all phases. In practise, this means that you will be conducting interviews, facilitating workshops, and analysing data to understand the business context and identify problems and opportunities for making a difference. 
  • 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. 



  • You have a master's degree in Digital Design, Business, IT or another relevant field or you have worked within this space for an extended period and have an impressive track record to show. 
  • You have a proven track-record of working with different types of customers and users, and have been involved in all stages of understanding the user experience journey, from problem definition to personas and user-stories, all the way to creating wire-frames and mock-ups to illustrate your findings. 
  • You have experience working with tools such as Figma and are always eager to add new tools and frameworks to your skillset. 
  • Comfortable with sketching and facilitating ideation sessions and workshops and you thrive working in a Scrum team in an agile setting. 
  • Passionate about agile ways of working, and are eager to deliver values with your unique skillset. It's an advantage if you have experience from a large enterprise setup, working with internal on-boarding and adoption of new software. 
  • Fluency in English is a prerequisite.  


About the department
The Digital Accelerator is where we do thing different - a team of people who challenge the traditional ways of working, and 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 aim to do this by providing passionate people, new ways of working, and the technical foundation to help solve Novo Nordisk business challenges. In order to add the most value, our people are 100% dedicated and co-located together with the business.

We see our workplace as a space for learning and experimentation, and make sure to leave room for trying out new ideas and having fun while we drive meaningful change.

We offer a modern working environment; 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!


For further information, please contact James Harris at HJMH@novonordisk.com.

8th November 2022.


You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few lines about your motivation in your resume or CV. In addition, please avoid the use of photos in your CV. This makes for a better and more fair process.

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 patient care.

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.