- Our client Is a multinational technology company based in Seattle, Washington, which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence
Technical Designer Overview:
- A successful technical designer will be passionate, fashion-forward, and possess great technical acumen. Ideal candidates should be deadline-driven, have a keen eye for detail, and demonstrate sound knowledge of industry-related software.
Technical Designer Responsibilities:
- Collaborating with designers, manufacturers, vendors, and clients to ensure that product specifications are viable.
- Analyzing designs and determining required resources and project deadlines.
- Implementing design changes and making contingency plans as necessary.
- Supervising technical and design teams.
- Visiting manufacturing sites and reporting back to senior management.
- Handling a range of admin duties.
- Establishing quality control standards.
- Ensuring all products are high-quality and that they conform to company standards and brand values.
- Evaluating prototypes and inspecting finished products to ensure that they are free from defects.
Technical Designer Requirements:
- Associate’s degree in fashion, technical design, or a related field.
- Bachelor’s degree is preferable.
- 3+ years’ experience for junior positions or 5+ years’ experience for senior roles.
- Practical experience with software like Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and CAD.
- Knowledge and experience with patternmaking.
- The ability to justify design changes.
- Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills.
- Deadline-driven and committed to quality.