Developer I, Footwear

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 10 days ago
Job Description
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
•Support the footwear product creation process from concept through to commercialization
•Hit all key dates as outlined on the seasonal calendar and communicate any exceptions to marketing, design, planning, sourcing as well as our L.O. team members
•Prepare detailed tech packages in preparation of Pre-ILR, ILR, FLR and SMS sample stages. Tech packs to include Bill of materials, shell patterns, upper details, and when required bottom designs with assistance & learning from more Senior Developer(ie renderings, 2D and  3D) as well as construction details.  Collaborate with Design to ensure artwork accuracy
•Ensure that all projects have a Bill of Materials (BOM’s) that are properly detailed within Matrix and maintain the BOM’s from conception to commercialization
•Work closely with material and component suppliers as well as Tier 2 and 3 suppliers regarding product solutions and requirements
•Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate project details to UA personnel across HQ, LO personnel or a factory member, if direct to factory development process is in place
•Provide strong support to team ensuring target margins are being hit throughout the process
•Monitor and track prototype progress and follow style through to production
•Facilitate and support the categories fit and wear testing requirements
•Knowledge of footwear construction, basic material construction and properties, upper and bottom treatments/applications, mold making and costing.
•Excellent communication skills both oral and written
•Good computer skills
•Passion and dedication
•Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
•Bachelor’s Degree (in Footwear/Textile Design, Technology, Merchandising, Engineering, Industrial/ Mechanical/or Chemical Engineering or a related field preferred)
•2-3 years of experience
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.