My name is Jost and I'm an industrial designer. But also a tinkerer, maker, bicyclist & motorcyclist, photographer, workshop-nerd and much more.
Currently I am looking for a challenging and exciting full time position as part of a multi-disciplinary team in the greater Copenhagen/Malmö area.
MFA Advanced Product Design // Umeå Institute of Design
2013 - June 2016
BFA Industrial Design // Munich University of Applied Sciences
IDEO // Industrial Design Internship
As part of a multi-disciplinary team, I worked on a several projects (medical, mobility, consumer goods) in all phases from user-research, ideation, prototyping, extensive user-testing, CAD-modelling to creating presentation material.
September 2016 - March 2017 // Palo Alto, United States
°MEQU // Responsible Product Designer
As part of a small medical start-up we developed the world‘s smallest and most powerful portable infusion fluid warmer to prevent hypothermia in trauma patients.
September 2014 - February 2015 // Copenhagen, Denmark
Atlas Copco // Industrial Design Internship
Strategic product portfolio map (several thousand products).
Also, personal 50h project with main focus on improvement of visualization skills.
June - August 2014 // Örebro, Sweden
Various // Freelance Industrial Designer
Transportation, household, consumer electronics, industry, visualizations.
November 2012 - August 2013 // Munich, Germany
Raw Edges // Industrial Design Internship
Furniture design, model making, research, exhibitions, material experiments, pattern making.
April - September 2010 // London, UK
BMW Group DesIgn // Working Student
Research and visualizations.
January - October 2009 // Munich, Germany
Previous work experience
Some of the work I have done prior or during my industrial design bachelor education:
Snowboard instructor in Austria, snowboard retail assistant in Munich, ski technician in New Zealand, cabinetmaker trainee, product photography trainee in Hamburg, fruit picker (NZ), several factory summer jobs during high school and many more.
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Alias, Rhino, Keyshot, Solidworks, Fusion 360, T-Splines, Grasshopper.
Extensive physical workshop skills
(Currently learning:, After Effects, Arduino)