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SUMMARY

 

Our team is looking for a curious, creative, and hardworking industrial designer to join our small and fast paced Strategic Innovation team. As an industrial designer on our team, you will cross-collaborate and lead human centered design activities within a variety of areas in our business. You will enjoy this role if you love tracking and implementing the most recent design trends, designing highly desirable products for a wide range of markets, and inspiring and leading teams to quickly visualize conceptual products.  If you have this drive and innovative skill set, we’re looking for you.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

The work carried out by the Industrial Design varies and may include some of the following:

  • Using human centered design methodology to observe and understand how products are used by our customers
  • Ability to digitally create sketches that display iterative form development, CMF designs, storyboarding for research, and more.
  • Ability to proficiently create CAD models for concept development, renderings, and animations
  • Ability to evaluate design ideas based on factors such as appearance, ergonomics, design-function relationships, and materials to determine if a design meets consumer/customer specifications
  • Ability to present and communicate your process of concept exploration, innovative and divergent solutions, a clear process, and visually appealing presentations
  • Ability to create prototypes by hand and leveraging machines such as 3D printers, CNC’s, laser cutters, and more
  • Experience managing multiple concurrent projects successfully, while also meeting deadlines
  • Experience collaborating with external partners to achieve business objectives

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

5+ years working as industrial designer

 

COMPUTER SKILLS

3D modeling skills - Solid Edge and SolidWorks (preferred) or any other equivalent

Rendering skills – Keyshot preferred.

Proficient in Sketchbook Pro, Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

Excel for data and dimensional analysis

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS  

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to effectively communicate and present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

 

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

 

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

None required.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS  

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT  

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but loud when in the factory.

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