A Leading Swim Brand based in Orange County is currently looking for an ambitious Sr. Swim Designer to join their team!
Job Responsibilities Include:
- Create garments from project to completion
-Working closely with the Design team in creating and converting hand sketches in Illustrator
-Creating technical flats in Illustrator
-Creating accurate technical packages
-Work with cross functional teams, as well as the design department, with daily tasks to ensure the quality production of garments within strict timelines.
The ideal candidate will:
-Have 6+ years relevant design experience
-Have previous contemporary or ready-to-wear design experience
-5+ years of swim design experience
-Very strong understanding of garment construction, fabric knowledge- including stretch fabrics, patternmaking, cup construction, etc.
-Be completely fluent and very quick in Illustrator as well as working knowledge of Photoshop and Excel
-MUST having AMAZING CAD skills
-Have the ability to translate free hand sketches to illustrator files
-Have the ability to design trims
-Be able to multi-task and work on tight deadlines in a fast paced environment
-Be willing and able to help out with a variety of tasks
-Be highly motivated, hard working and eager to gain experience with a reputable brand
This is an immediate opportunity to join a well known brand so QUALIFIED applicants should promptly reply with an up to date resume and 3-5 relevant work samples!