Quiksilver
Date Posted: 2/3/2017

Footwear Developer

  • Company: Quiksilver
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Huntington Beach, CA
  • Required Exp: 5 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Quiksilver is in search of a Footwear Developer to join the team at headquarters in Huntington Beach, CA.

POSITION SUMMARY //
This position helps manage all stages of the development process. Their experience is relied on to resolve issues and to develop the skills of those being supervised. The role is centered in working with Design, Development, Materials, Costing, Commercialization, Fit/wear test, and Production to ensure product is developed on time.

RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Manage the product development cycle to effectively deliver world-class product at the established retail introduction periods and profit margins.
• Proactively manage the product development process according to the Product Introduction Calendar.
• Acts as the knowledge sharing hub and the key individual in product development process.
• On time delivery of all agreed upon key samples (Models, Pullovers, Development, Confirmation, Stage I)
• Achieve a minimum target margins while, at the same time, providing value for the consumer.
• Coordinates the sample making of new materials, compounds and processes that are initiated by the Materials Group for wear-testing
• Operates with a complete understanding of the development process (which includes Marketing, Design, Engineering, Pre-costing, Commercialization, Far East Development)
• Consistently manages systems, people, timelines, projects and resources in an organized, well-prioritized manner
• Involves and communicates with other departments at appropriate times to facilitate process; works pro-actively to stay ahead of timelines
• Effectively manages Running development projects: able to identify, access and utilize resources outside of direct control to facilitate development objectives
• Resolves all pre-costing issues in a complete and timely manner
• Overseas Travel to Asia required

Job Requirements

EXPERIENCE & SKILLS //
• BS Degree
• 5+ years of Footwear Development experience
• Passion and interest in action sports or fitness related activities
• A sound understanding of the human foot and associated biomechanics
• An eye for details
• Ability to anticipate potential issues at an early stage
• A sense of style

To Apply //
Please submit your resume via the link provided and be sure to let us know you found it on industry resource, Malakye!

Perks

People

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Buyer and Planner
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Eric West

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Megan Scott-Whitton

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Eric Plyler

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Trevor Gregson

NW Sales Representative
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Jenni Gerber

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Brandon Hatfield

Assistant Store Manager - Visual merchandising manager
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KC Cassily

Snow Merchandise Planner
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Lozan Tonelli

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Dayna Crawford

Business Analyst - Americas Wholesale Planning
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Rustin Guild

Key Account Manager
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Marcella Morales

Footwear Product Developer
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Brian Kulak

Sales Representative
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Andrea Escobar

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Tessa Frey

Sales Operations Coordinator (French-speaking)
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Shannon Hare

Product Line Manager-Roxy & DC Women's
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Holly Pham

Pattern maker/Technical Designer
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Martha Hong

Quiksilver SMU Product Manager
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Brice Dubourdieu

Legal/ Retail development
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Brenton Ong

Assistant Manager
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Timothy Constant

Sales Operations Coordinator
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Mika Nickel

Retail Merchandiser
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Michelle Caserma

Global Product Developer - Accessories
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Kelly Ketner

VP, Direct-To-Consumer Merchandising/Buying
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Jason Anderson

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Christina Minutillo

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Kristin Queathem Forrest

Retail Analyst - DC Shoes
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Brian Kulak

Sales Representative
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Jeff Wolf

Regional Visual Merchandising Manager
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Kelli Andersen

Key Account Inside Sales Sub Rep
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Mark Hueppelsheuser

Legal Department Clerk
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Chris Gonzalez

Global Product Line Manager
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Sadie Evans

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Lavey Garcia

Global Product Developer ROXY Swim
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David Diaz

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Spencer Barlow

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Sonia Espinoza

Pattern Maker/Technical Designer
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Paige Finlay

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Matt Raminick

Global Digital Strategist
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Kathryn Adams

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cameron henry

Staff Accountant
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Jesse Northcott

Financial Consultant
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Date Posted: 2/3/2017

Footwear Developer

  • Company: Quiksilver
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Huntington Beach, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Quiksilver is in search of a Footwear Developer to join the team at headquarters in Huntington Beach, CA.

POSITION SUMMARY //
This position helps manage all stages of the development process. Their experience is relied on to resolve issues and to develop the skills of those being supervised. The role is centered in working with Design, Development, Materials, Costing, Commercialization, Fit/wear test, and Production to ensure product is developed on time.

RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Manage the product development cycle to effectively deliver world-class product at the established retail introduction periods and profit margins.
• Proactively manage the product development process according to the Product Introduction Calendar.
• Acts as the knowledge sharing hub and the key individual in product development process.
• On time delivery of all agreed upon key samples (Models, Pullovers, Development, Confirmation, Stage I)
• Achieve a minimum target margins while, at the same time, providing value for the consumer.
• Coordinates the sample making of new materials, compounds and processes that are initiated by the Materials Group for wear-testing
• Operates with a complete understanding of the development process (which includes Marketing, Design, Engineering, Pre-costing, Commercialization, Far East Development)
• Consistently manages systems, people, timelines, projects and resources in an organized, well-prioritized manner
• Involves and communicates with other departments at appropriate times to facilitate process; works pro-actively to stay ahead of timelines
• Effectively manages Running development projects: able to identify, access and utilize resources outside of direct control to facilitate development objectives
• Resolves all pre-costing issues in a complete and timely manner
• Overseas Travel to Asia required

Job Requirements

EXPERIENCE & SKILLS //
• BS Degree
• 5+ years of Footwear Development experience
• Passion and interest in action sports or fitness related activities
• A sound understanding of the human foot and associated biomechanics
• An eye for details
• Ability to anticipate potential issues at an early stage
• A sense of style

To Apply //
Please submit your resume via the link provided and be sure to let us know you found it on industry resource, Malakye!

Perks

Date Posted: 2/3/2017

Footwear Developer

  • Company: Quiksilver
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Huntington Beach, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available