ISLE Surf & SUP
Date Posted: 5/17/2017

Product Designer

  • Company: ISLE Surf & SUP
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: National City, CA
  • Required Exp: 3 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

ISLE Surf & SUP is in search of a Product Designer to join the team in National City, CA.

OVERVIEW //
ISLE Surf & SUP, one of the nation’s fastest growing stand up paddle board companies, is looking for a highly-motivated Product Designer who is responsible for overseeing product design and development for ISLE. This will include the designing of our core paddles which are paddle boards and surfboards, but will also include all related accessories and new lifestyle products that will help push ISLE forward as the industry leader.

RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Design and develop stand-up paddle boards, surfboards, and all accessories.
• Brainstorm and propose new product ideas and designs.
• Stay current with industry trends and continue to push the industry with new designs and unique ancillary products.
• Work with the graphic design team to ensure all products are visually pleasing and performance-oriented.
• Take products from conception to prototype to production.
• Work closely with overseas factories to manage products throughout product cycle ensuring quality control along the way.
• Travel to international factories to work with our production managers to set up product lines and QC standards.
• Continually develop and test new materials and production techniques to keep ISLE on the forefront of design.
• Build prototypes domestic to prove concepts, materials, and functionality of all products
• Develop and implement the quality assurance schedules so that factories, QC agents and sales teams understands the standards
• Be a field tester of the products to validate the design concepts.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS //
• 3+ years’ experience in consumer products design and development preferred
• Product design, technical specification, and product development experience
• Knowledge of composite materials (fiberglass, carbon, epoxy, etc) and processes is a must
• Experience with plastics (injection molding, roto molding) and fabrics (nylon, PVC, etc) and the associated production processes
• 3D CAD Experience (Solidworks,etc) a major plus
• Experience with CNC Machining for tools and prototypes a major plus
• Experience working with web designers to facilitate the appropriate communication of a product via the web
• Ability to translate product idea through collaboration with Creative and Video teams
• Ability and willingness to travel internationally
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and Indesign) is preferred
• Strong interpersonal skills for interdepartmental and customer communication
• Live an active lifestyle and have a love for the ocean
• Strong work ethic and the ability to gets things done in an efficient manner

TO APPLY // Please submit your brief cover letter and resume through Malakye.

Perks

Health Care, Vacation + Paid Time Off

Date Posted: 5/17/2017

Product Designer

  • Company: ISLE Surf & SUP
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:National City, CA
  • Required Exp:3 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

ISLE Surf & SUP is in search of a Product Designer to join the team in National City, CA.

OVERVIEW //
ISLE Surf & SUP, one of the nation’s fastest growing stand up paddle board companies, is looking for a highly-motivated Product Designer who is responsible for overseeing product design and development for ISLE. This will include the designing of our core paddles which are paddle boards and surfboards, but will also include all related accessories and new lifestyle products that will help push ISLE forward as the industry leader.

RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Design and develop stand-up paddle boards, surfboards, and all accessories.
• Brainstorm and propose new product ideas and designs.
• Stay current with industry trends and continue to push the industry with new designs and unique ancillary products.
• Work with the graphic design team to ensure all products are visually pleasing and performance-oriented.
• Take products from conception to prototype to production.
• Work closely with overseas factories to manage products throughout product cycle ensuring quality control along the way.
• Travel to international factories to work with our production managers to set up product lines and QC standards.
• Continually develop and test new materials and production techniques to keep ISLE on the forefront of design.
• Build prototypes domestic to prove concepts, materials, and functionality of all products
• Develop and implement the quality assurance schedules so that factories, QC agents and sales teams understands the standards
• Be a field tester of the products to validate the design concepts.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS //
• 3+ years’ experience in consumer products design and development preferred
• Product design, technical specification, and product development experience
• Knowledge of composite materials (fiberglass, carbon, epoxy, etc) and processes is a must
• Experience with plastics (injection molding, roto molding) and fabrics (nylon, PVC, etc) and the associated production processes
• 3D CAD Experience (Solidworks,etc) a major plus
• Experience with CNC Machining for tools and prototypes a major plus
• Experience working with web designers to facilitate the appropriate communication of a product via the web
• Ability to translate product idea through collaboration with Creative and Video teams
• Ability and willingness to travel internationally
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and Indesign) is preferred
• Strong interpersonal skills for interdepartmental and customer communication
• Live an active lifestyle and have a love for the ocean
• Strong work ethic and the ability to gets things done in an efficient manner

TO APPLY // Please submit your brief cover letter and resume through Malakye.

Perks

Health Care, Vacation + Paid Time Off

Date Posted: 5/17/2017

Product Designer

  • Company: ISLE Surf & SUP
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:National City, CA
  • Required Exp:3 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available