Global sports & apparel brand looking for a technical designer for a 4-month contract!
The nature of the work is focused on research and development of products from conception to retail to meet the needs of accounts and consumers. Responsible for producing 2-dimensional graded patterns from concepts provided by the design and development organizations which accurately reflect design intent and achieve correct fit. Provides technical recommendations to design and develop staff to create consistency of construction and to ensure that all details are commercially viable with the factories and are the most cost effective. Assists in the development of fit standards for a category or product group. Assists with development documentation for assigned styles. Assists in the creation of tech packs. Skills: Knowledge of textile manufacturing and materials development. Must have working knowledge in on or more areas of pattern making, grading, marking, construct, and fit. Typical Office: This is a typical office job, with no special physical requirements or unusual work environment. Education: Typically requires a Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of 0-1 years directly relevant work experience Note: One of the following alternatives may be accepted: PhD or Law + 1 yr; Masters + 0-3 yrs; Associates degree + 1-3 yrs; High School + 3-5 yrs.