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367287 - Swim Designer

SWIM DESIGNER

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
-Color blocking
-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!