p9: Industrial Designer (New York City)
Posted: Dec 6, 2017
Job Functions: Industrial Design, 3D Modeling & CAD, Product Development
Freelance/contract/FT Industrial design position in the consumer product field. The prospective employee will work closely with clients, marketers and engineers to conceptualize and refine winning products. The projects range from items such as kitchen tools, medical devices, consumer electronics and home environment products.
Ideal candidates will have great sketching skills and ability to creatively generate lots of
different and viable concepts that meet the project goals and requirements quickly.
Extreme sensitivity to form and the ability to translate that form into manufacture-able
products is key to success in this position. The candidate should understand historical
formal trends as they relate to current design embodiment. A deep interest in User
Insight Research and ability to apply brilliantly within scope of project will be necessary
to succeed in this position
Our office is a fun and relaxed atmosphere, however it can be fast paced so it is
important to be versatile and organized. The right person is resourceful, self-starter with
ability to take direction. Strong communication skills with the ability to multi-task and
manage their own projects. As with any design position, the ability to work under
pressure of tight deadlines while maintaining sense of humor is important.
The position is full time and onsite in our Edgewater office, located minutes away from
New York City via car, ferry or bus.
We require applicants to have a minimum of 2 years previous work experience.
Proficient with Modo and/or Bunkspeed, Pro or Visualize. Must have strong knowledge
of Solidworks and Rhino. Also, proficiency with Adobe suite of products. Some
knowledge manufacturing and injection molding will also be a great asset.
Please send resume and portfolio and/or online portfolio along with rate requirements