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Freelance technical Designer

Job title: Freelance technical Designer
Contract type: Freelance
Location: New York
Industry: Fashion
Remote: No
Salary: $38/hr - $45/hr
Reference: 462921
Contact name: Sarah Stanley

Job description

Freelance Technical Designer, Womens/Missy Sportswear 

Overview - Highly motivated, detailed oriented technical designer who will partner with tech and design teams to create and maintain technical packages for both sampling and production.

  • Work with design team & technical design team on product development. Follow up with designers on a daily basis on design details & garment construction.
  • Collaborate with production on fit sample issues
  • Complete technical packages with data entry, sketches and details using Excel, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Assist with measuring fit samples, pre-production samples, and buyer samples.
  • Prepare technical documents for production fitting.
  • Participate in fittings taking notes and photos and assist senior technical designer.
  • Issue fit comments to overseas with senior tech designer supervision.
  • Understand general specs & grading, construction & basic fit issues.
  • Comfortable with reviewing vendor patterns and collaborate on making fit adjustments to accommodate different fabrics and constructions.
  • Assist in booking fit model & manage fit time.
  • Work with agents/vendors and factories regarding contents of tech pack, corrections to samples and patterns.

Job requirement:
  • Advance user skills in Excel, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Understanding of creative design process.
  • Pattern making and garment construction knowledge
  • Ability to proactively troubleshoot and problem solve.
  • Ability to work in high volume department and interact with multiple cross functions.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of knit and woven construction and fabric/trim.
  • Extreme attention to detail and well organized.
  • 5+ years of experience is an asset/preferred
  • Ideally BA in Fashion Design, Technical design or Product Development or similar training
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