Exterior and interior design positions, Kia | Jobs

Join the movement and find new inspirations.

We have two exciting opportunities as:

Exterior Designer / Senior Exterior Designer (M/F/D)

In our award-winning Kia Design Center, located in the heart of Frankfurt, you can experience an urban atmosphere while working on design proposals for concept cars and future research projects as well as production projects, and their development in digital 3D and physical. models with subsequent feasibility monitoring.

Responsibilities:

  • Creation of striking exterior design proposals and design details for show cars and production projects, as well as future research and USP definition
  • Visualization and development of these design proposals in the form of sketches, renderings and 3D models, and their presentation to management
  • Guidance and direction of CAD and clay modelers during the design development phase
  • Tracking design development during the feasibility phase of a project
  • Trend research and monitoring activities

Your profile:

  • Excellent creativity
  • Great sensitivity to grasp upcoming trends and ability to translate them into striking design proposals
  • Exceptional professional drawing and presentation skills
  • Experience and knowledge of the complete automotive exterior design process
  • Understanding and experience of automotive and packaging engineering
  • Proficient knowledge of 3D design programs (i.e. Alias, VRED) is beneficial
  • A proactive global mindset, flexibility, excellent social skills and communication skills within our multinational design team
  • Self-motivated attitude and team spirit
  • Commitment and motivation to travel outside of Europe
  • English language skills

Want to know more about Kia?

Kia is a global mobility brand whose vision is to create sustainable mobility solutions for consumers, communities and societies around the world. Founded in 1944, Kia has been building motorcycles, cars and trucks for over 75 years.

Kia is spearheading the popularization of electrified and battery-electric vehicles today, developing a growing range of mobility services while encouraging millions of people to explore the best ways to get around. Our brand slogan – “A Movement that Inspires” – reflects our commitment to inspiring consumers through our products and services.

Kia Europe is the European sales and manufacturing subsidiary of Kia Corporation. From our headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, we serve 39 markets across Europe and the Caucasus, employing over 5,500 people, including approximately 3,500 blue collar workers at our state-of-the-art automotive plant in Zilina, Slovakia.

You’ll enjoy working with us if you enjoy these things:

  • A thrilling international environment as our headquarters are home to 37 different nationalities and this diversity is truly inspiring!
  • Play an active and important role in the development of Kia Europe
  • Challenging challenges you can creatively contribute to

The challenges: High – The work: Excellent.

1. Your initiative, energy and perseverance will determine your success.

2. You have the spirit that makes us successful.

If you would like to be part of our Kia team, please apply through our online portal. We look forward to meeting you.

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Interior Designer / Senior Interior Designer (M/F/D)

at Kia Europe headquarters in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.

In our award-winning Kia Design Center, located in the heart of Frankfurt, you can experience an urban atmosphere while working on design proposals for concept cars and future research projects as well as production projects, and their development in digital 3D and physical. models with subsequent feasibility monitoring.

Responsibilities:

  • Creation of striking interior design proposals and design details for show cars and production projects, as well as future research and USP definition.
  • Visualization and development of these design proposals in the form of sketches, renderings and 3D models, and their presentation to management.
  • Guidance and direction of CAD and clay modelers during the design development phase.
  • Monitoring design development during the feasibility phase of a project.
  • Trend research and monitoring activities.

Your profile:

  • Excellent creativity
  • Great sensitivity to grasp upcoming trends and ability to translate them into striking design proposals
  • Exceptional professional drawing and presentation skills
  • Experience and knowledge of the complete automotive interior design process
  • Understanding and experience of automotive and packaging engineering
  • Proficient knowledge of 3D design programs (i.e. Alias, VRED) is beneficial
  • A proactive global mindset, flexibility, excellent social skills and communication skills within our multinational design team
  • Self-motivated attitude and team spirit
  • Commitment and motivation to travel outside of Europe
  • English language skills

Want to know more about Kia?

Kia is a global mobility brand whose vision is to create sustainable mobility solutions for consumers, communities and societies around the world. Founded in 1944, Kia has been building motorcycles, cars and trucks for over 75 years.

Kia is spearheading the popularization of electrified and battery-electric vehicles today, developing a growing range of mobility services while encouraging millions of people to explore the best ways to get around. Our brand slogan – “A Movement that Inspires” – reflects our commitment to inspiring consumers through our products and services.

Kia Europe is the European sales and manufacturing subsidiary of Kia Corporation. From our headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, we serve 39 markets across Europe and the Caucasus, employing over 5,500 people, including approximately 3,500 blue collar workers at our state-of-the-art automotive plant in Zilina, Slovakia.

You’ll enjoy working with us if you enjoy these things:

  • A thrilling international environment as our headquarters are home to 37 different nationalities and this diversity is truly inspiring!
  • Play an active and important role in the development of Kia Europe
  • Challenging challenges you can creatively contribute to

The challenges: High – The work: Excellent.

1. Your initiative, energy and perseverance will determine your success.

2. You have the spirit that makes us successful.

If you would like to be part of our Kia team, please apply through our online portal. We look forward to meeting you.

APPLY NOW