Chief Designer Exterior, Geely Design

Gothenburg, Sweden
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Geely Design is a multi-cultural global organisation with studios in Shanghai, Gothenburg, Barcelona and Los Angeles, with total staff of approximately 500. These design studios, with top class design teams and the latest tools in design development, are responsible for the creation of a unique design language for each of Geely's brands; Geely, LYNK & CO and London Taxi.

We are a fast growing team of both creative and management professionals with the task of delivering exciting global products suitable for volume production and innovative concepts. In an inspiring studio environment we build and maintain a top-class design team of multiple nationalities. With best in class processes and tools we challenge preconceptions and deliver premium car design.

In the heart of Sweden’s automotive cluster Gothenburg, we have concentrated all our efforts in the creation of the new brand in the Geely family, LYNK & CO, and all of its coming products. LYNK & CO has made its mark by sophisticated design and an appreciation of the connected world we live in. Today we are more than 200 people who work with coming LYNK & CO products..

We are currently expanding to provide the capability to deliver an ambitious portfolio of vehicles across multiple segments. Your contribution may be our key to success! The following position is currently open for application:

Chief Designer Exterior

As part of a creative and dynamic team working with an exciting range of new products you will create & develop exterior design proposals ranging from initial concept work through to final production.

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Create and develop complete exterior design proposals according to design brief and constraints in multiple projects.
  • Produce creative detailed design solutions fulfilling complex technical criteria.
  • Prepare presentation material for reviews.
  • Participate in design reviews.
  • Attend to project and engineering meetings.
  • Under creative lead work with and guide design and computer modelling teams.



  • Minimum ten years’ experience as a designer.
  • English fluent, both verbally and written.
  • Experience working with automotive within a global organization and Asian OEMs are a plus.
  • Advanced Alias user.
  • VRed skills an advantage.


Personal attributes

  • Communicative with good presentation skills both verbal and visual.
  • Independent and confident as well as a good team worker who thrives on being a part of a diverse team.
  • Structured, methodical and analytical with good planning skills.
  • Strong drive, flexible and able to work under constrained time schedules and frequently revised circumstances.


What we offer
Geely Design offers you an exciting and challenging job in a fast growing and developing company. We are a diverse company with more than 20 nationalities and we appreciate the competence and experience all our employees contribute with. We offer you an atmosphere and culture with a team spirit and a can-do-attitude to share our knowledge and together tackle and find solutions to our challenges.

If you have an open mindset to new innovative ways of working and want to be part of a global and agile team, you might be our next colleague. Welcome with your application today.


Type of employment     Permanent
Contract type     Full time
Number of positions     1
Working hours     100%
City     Gothenburg
County     Västra Götalands län
Country     Sweden
Reference number     2017/84
Contact     Simon Lamarre, VP Exterior Design, +46 731 44 16 16;  Pia Wetterberg, HR, +46 721 84 36 55
Published     01.Jun.2017
Last application date     31.Jul.2017 11:59 PM CET

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