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User Researcher, Digital Transformation, Bagsværd

Pioneer a brighter future

At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make a sustainable impact. We use science to advance industries. As part of Digital Transformation, you will help empower people, enable decision making and create the agility that will strengthen Novozymes' competitive edge and extend the reach of our biological answers.

User Researcher, Digital Transformation, Bagsværd

We are a newly formed digitalization unit, reporting to our CEO, on a big transformational journey for Novozymes. As part of that journey - combining the virtues of biotechnology with digital - we are looking for a User Researcher.

Reporting to the Head of Product Management and Design, you will be part of a team of people designing and developing prototypes to test out new ideas with our colleagues and with our customers. You will be driving the User Research activities related to our Digital products. This will entail the engagement in the different phases from the ideation phase to the growth phase of the product. We are looking for someone that can help us create the best understanding of our users and can turn insights into valuable digital products that will delight our customers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Driving the user research activities in all phases of the product lifecycle
  • Mapping the User Journey and the key pains and gains of our customers with tools like Journey Maps, Persona catalogues
  • Conducting user interviews and product key insights that can help the prioritization of features
  • Discovering new insights and customer pains and jobs to be done with exploratory research techniques
  • Driving the user testing activities during the discovery and delivery phases
  • Helping ideation phases of our initiatives by conducting and participating to design workshops with customers and stakeholders
  • Working closely with our Product Owners in all phases of the product Lifecycle to design the product Interaction
  • Contributing to our collective understanding of User research by educating stakeholders in the digital product design processes.

In this position, you need to:

  • Have a high level of literacy with regards to user research
  • Be curious about people and their behavior
  • Enjoy solving user problems and put the user at the center of the development phase
  • Be capable to discuss and explain the user research techniques to stakeholders and product managers
  • Drive and execute the user research activities to achieve the required business outcome
  • Have minimum 3 years of experience in a similar role working in a startup, a product design agency, or a large corporation
  • Master the process of rapid ideation, prototyping, and product design
  • Have a great understanding of Agile Practices and Design Thinking approaches
  • Be able to work in a cross-functional team
  • Have the relevant academic background. 

Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let's realize your potential together.

About Novozymes

Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Ranked #3 in Science magazine’s global Top Employers Survey 2018.


For more information please contact Giacomo Parato on +45 3077 3694. Application deadline: 30 June 2019. Please send your application online as soon as possible, as we will evaluate applications on an ongoing basis. Please attach a copy of your diploma(s) when you apply for the position.

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