- Expiry Date: 02 August 2021
We are looking for a Senior CMF Designer to work as part of varied multi-disciplinary teams, contributing to the development of innovative and engaging user-focused products. From initial storytelling ‘vision’, through concept development to range assortment strategy, product specification and material qualification, you will have exposure to the full product development journey.
Move fast. Speak up. Decide and own. Drive change. Exceed customer needs. These are some of the winning behaviors you’ll need for success at client . In this role you will:
Collaborate closely with ID / UX Designers, Marketing and Brand teams to develop CMF Strategies across multiple Business groups
Researching consumer lifestyle and design trends, cross-referencing inspiration from fashion & beauty, furniture & home accessories, automotive, Packaging, Music culture, Fine Art and Digital Media
Building CMF strategies that connect consumer lifestyle trends with material technologies and product concepts.
Create visualizations, graphics, material samples and hand-crafted prototypes that will demonstrate CMF design concepts
Work collaboratively with engineers, suppliers and manufacturers to develop material technologies suitable for mass manufacturing, ensuring all product materials are color-matched, approved and clearly documented
Create and implement CMF Design specifications for manufacturing. Support CMF Engineers to deliver excellence in execution
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:
5+ years experience in CMF Design for the consumer electronics industry
Experience delivering on all phases of the CMF design process - from trend research to product design and manufacturing execution
Excellence knowledge of moulding, forming, coating and finishing processes for plastics, metal and fabric
Willingness to contribute within dynamic multi-disciplinary teams
Excellent verbal, written, and visual communication and presentation skills
Fluent in Adobe CS and KeyShot product rendering and presentation tools
Written and verbal communication in English
In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:
A broad appreciation for global Consumer Lifestyle trends including Fashion, Sportswear, Automotive, Health & Wellbeing, Furniture, Interior Design and Travel
Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Product, Material or Textile Design, or similar field
EXCELLENT WRITTEN AND VERBAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS
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