A Research Platform for Singapore

Digital Designer (Graphic/UI/UX)

Posted Date:28 July 2021
Closing Date:Open until filled
Hours:Full Time
Duration:Fixed term



TUMCREATE is a research platform for the improvement of Singapore's public transportation, including the deployment of electric and autonomous mobility. Researchers from Technical University Munich and Nanyang Technological University join forces and are funded by Singapore’s National Research Foundation as part of the Campus for Research Excellence And Technological Enterprise (CREATE).


In TUMCREATE, over 100 scientists, researchers and engineers work together, led by Professors from the Technical University of Munich and Nanyang Technological University. The Mission of TUMCREATE is to seek the ultimate public transport system for the people of Singapore. Our innovative road transport solutions will provide high comfort and a positive travel experience, best protection of the environment and maximum benefit to the society and the economy.

More information about TUMCREATE can be found on our web pages at www.tum-create.edu.sg.


Job Description

We have an open position for a (Junior/Senior) Digital Designer at TUMCREATE in Singapore. We are a multi-cultural research and development team based at the Create Tower in University Town (Dover/Queenstown). At TUMCREATE, we have been developing CityMoS, a high-performance mobility simulator to solve the challenges of today’s and tomorrow’s intelligent transportation systems. In CityMoS, users can evaluate private, public, and commercial transport on a city scale.


We are looking for a talented Digital Designer with a strong background in Graphic Design and UI/UX. You will play a key role in shaping the look and feel of CityMoS and related software tools, creating a “Brand/Product Identity”. One of the key challenges is to design the user interfaces of CityMoS in a way so the simulator is accessible for all users without a significant compromise in functionality. This task will require a UX approach to make CityMoS a powerful tool in the hands of a variety of users. Additionally, you will help us create web content, key notes, marketing material, etc. You will experience a certain degree of creative freedom while working with the engineering team to better understand the requirements and internals of our software.


What we expect from you

  • A portfolio that showcases your skills and previous works in Graphic/Visual Design, Branding, as well as UI and UX
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field.
  • Knowledge in graphical editing, video editing, 3D modelling is a plus.
  • Ability to understand technical limitations and requirements.
  • Experience in wireframing, customer journey maps, and storyboarding environments.
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.


What we offer you

  • A modern, positive, and relaxed working environment where you can interact with interesting and smart people from all around the world.
  • Respect for work-life balance.
  • Extensive health insurance.
  • Generous amount of leave days.
  • A competitive salary.
  • A vibrant campus location with a vast variety of food courts and restaurants.
  • In-building perks including gym, game room, spacious outside terrace, coffee room etc.


How to apply

Please email your CV and a short cover letter to jobs_aida@tum-create.edu.sg.

Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents preferred. 
Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, applications from outside Singapore cannot be considered.