Who We Are

BlackHägen Design (BH) is a research and development firm in Dunedin, FL, serving start-ups through Fortune 50 companies in the medical device development. We drive innovation in device development by applying user-centric processes. Our culture is based on providing world-class services, balanced with living the coastal lifestyle on a flexible schedule. Our consultancy will give you the unique experience to work with a range of products and solve problems that are constantly changing. You will have the unique opportunity to forge an inspirational and educational career path with highly satisfying accomplishments in the healthcare industry. At BH, we invest in you with opportunities through continuing education and professional development programs.


What You'll Do

  • The ideal candidate is personable, enjoys a relaxed studio environment, has outstanding visual, written and verbal communication skills, enjoys design research and design development equally.
  • Excels in the design process from conceptualization, mock-ups, CAD model development, mechanical layout design, design research, brainstorming and user preference studies
  • Works on interdisciplinary teams with human factors engineers and engineers to analyze and evaluate design concepts, user interfaces, generate concepts and iterate into designs.
  • Provides well-defined, and articulate visual presentations to clients.


What We're Looking For

As a mid-level Industrial Designer with 4+ years of experience, you will be enabled with resources and methods to be instrumental in developing a profound experience for users of mission-critical devices. This position will require domestic and occasional international travel.


Work experience of 4-8 years in the following areas of excellence, preferably in a consultant environment:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • High proficiency in sketching, storyboarding and model-making
  • High proficiency with SolidWorks (including surface modeling), Adobe Suite, Keyshot and Sketchbook Pro
  • Experience with design research, Ethnography/Contextual Inquiry (especially in the healthcare space) is a plus
  • Competency in Microsoft Office
  • A strong familiarity with manufacturing materials and processes
  • Medical device design experience is preferred


Benefits & Perks

  • Flex time
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • 7 paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, AD&D and life insurance
  • 2 weeks’ vacation for the first four years and 3 weeks’ vacation thereafter
  • 40 hours of PTO, in addition to vacation
  • Simple IRA investment plan matched up to 3% of salary per year
  • Fitness membership


This position is on-site in beautiful Dunedin Florida with beaches, boating, cafes and breweries. No remote work applications will be considered.

US Resident Applicants only

We are a FL Drug Free Workplace, all candidates must be able to pass a criminal background & drug check.

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