Director of Product Strategy & Design for Dawn Health

Do you wish to make difference within digital health? Can you guide cross-functional teams, and do you want to participate in setting the strategic direction in a digital health company? Then you might be the Director of Product Strategy & Design we are looking for.

betterpeople A/S is searching for a Director of Product Strategy & Design for Dawn Health.

Working at Dawn Health 
Dawn Health is a digital health company specializing in development of software as medical device and other regulated healthcare solutions. They deliver both strategic consulting and development of innovative digital health therapies, targeting patients on a global scale. Working at Dawn Health is more than just a job. They are not looking for new employees. They are searching high and low for deeply passionate souls, gifted minds, innovators, team players, designers, entrepreneurs and people who believe they can change the world. Dawn Health loves to build things, change the status quo and drive a new digital health agenda that will impact a minimum of 1 million patients by 2030. 

Since 2016 Dawn Health has grown organically and expanded its presence in the digital health industry with more than 40 innovation projects. In 2021 they expect triple digit growth, both in number of people and in the top line financial results.

Dawn Health’s design DNA
In 2021, Dawn Health wants to take their design processes to the next level. This means embedding the international standard IEC 62366-1 into their quality management system. This human factor usability engineering process will allow Dawn Health to access and mitigate risks associated with use of regulated software as medical device. Digital products that can save lives!

Director of Product Strategy & Design
In the role as Director of Product Strategy and Design at Dawn Health, you will be a part of the Management team in the company, oversee solutions across more than 15 chronic disease areas and help Dawn Health redefine high-quality design in healthcare. Dawn Health’s design team is a mix of about 8 fantastic researchers, designers and strategists – people who are shaping and building products in collaboration with the biggest players in the life science industry.

For the right person, Dawn Health offers partnership through a warranty program after the first year and an attractive salary.

Your profile
Dawn Health is looking for a people person who can guide and mentor their team of strategists and designers to develop world-class healthcare products. Strong experience within human-centred design practices like user research, facilitation, service design, product design and a sound understanding of global cultures are required. You have a natural appetite to learn and if you have experience with digital health or the life science industry, that is a big plus. Most importantly, you are a deeply passionate soul, driven by an entrepreneurial desire to walk that extra mile, to do more and to change the status quo!

Your responsibilities

  • Manage, coach and lead a cross-functional team of strategic designers, visual product designers and researchers
  • Participate in setting the strategic direction of the company and optimizing collaboration across teams together with the rest of the Dawn Health management team
  • Evangelize strategic design and good design practice in general – both in Dawn Health and in the Life Science industry
  • Lead client engagements and ensure quality of Dawn Health’s design processes in the project portfolio
  • Support the business development team on pitching projects and writing proposals

Code to Save Lives
Working at Dawn Health is a purpose driven job. You will spend your time improving the lives of people with life-threatening diseases and complications. The value Dawn Health’s products bring to patients globally means everything and they make the world a better place.

Dawn Health started primarily as a company with deep roots in engineering. Since 2019, they have been extending their capabilities to also cover Product Strategy and Design. The impact of disciplines such as extensive research, end-user validation and intuitive product design has been a phenomenal driver for quality and success. Now, Dawn Health is ready to take this to the next step and become a world-leading digital health product design office targeting the life science industry. 

The recruitment is handled by betterpeople A/S
The position is to be filled as soon as possible, but we are willing to wait for the right candidate. betterpeople A/S is recruiting on behalf of Dawn Health and if you have any questions, please contact CEO & Partner, Claus Bak at or tel. +45 5383 4994. All applications are handled confidentially and with discretion. With reference to the GDPR rules, applications are ONLY received through a link on our website. If you can't upload your application through this link, please contact us.

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Director of Product Strategy & Design for Dawn Health

Director of Product Strategy & Design for Dawn Health

Dawn Health



Claus Bak

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Claus Bak

+45 5383 4994