The Senior Industrial Designer will be part of a passionate design and innovation team that helps world-class brands by pairing the right technology with thoughtful design.
You will lead the creative idea generation & execution on a wide range experiences spanning from consumer lifestyle products to technology driven medical products to name a few.
This role is a key player in translating consumer insights and business requirements into physical product experiences that align with brand guidelines and user expectations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Guide design intent from initial concept through production
Translate abstract ideas, research findings, analytics data, and business requirements into meaningful and tangible designs
Collaborate with a wide range of disciplines such as Research, Strategy, Engineering, UX / UI, and technical leads to define constraints and explore solutions that providing new and improved value to our customers
Lead brainstorming sessions to gather innovative ideas with various groups and stakeholders
Lead the definition and ideation of product designs and physical interactions using sketching, hand built physical mock-ups, 3D CAD renderings, and 3D prints
Bring a holistic understanding of how different factors (aesthetics, user state, performance, materials, color, etc.) impact the product experience.
Investigate CMF (color, materials, and finishes) using samples and renderings
Execute against VBL and brand strategies at a product and category level while constantly ensuring brand and product guidelines are being met.
Coordinate with suppliers and vendors to produce 3D printed parts, material samples, and prototypes
Assists with defining digital experience interactions that insect with the physical product experience.
Create design documentations that are intended for production
Give presentations and lead clients in key project milestones
Clearly articulate design choices and considerations
Assists with the establishment and maintenance of design department standards
May perform other duties and responsibilities as needed
JOB QUALIFICATIONS KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS
Displays process, innovation and incredible visual communication.
Strong ability to communicate ideas both verbally and visually.
Great eye for amazing graphic / communication design and presentation layouts.
Communicate ideas both verbally and visually.
Great hand / digital sketching skills
Adobe Creative Suite proficiency
Experience with UX / UI design is beneficial but not required.
Strong 3D modeling / rendering proficiency in Solid Works / Rhino.
3D rendering proficiency : Keyshot, blender or Cinema 4D
Highly Motivated and Takes Initiative
High standards in Project work and Interpersonal Skills
Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
Ability to see the big picture when meeting customer needs
Excels at motivating others
Ability to resolve conflict