Product Designer

Tempe Arizona
Required Experience: 3 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
We are looking for a detail oriented individual with a good Industrial Design or Engineering background that has good creative product design and documentation experience within SolidWorks and the Adobe Creative Suite.

This person will be an integral member of the Design/Engineering team and will contribute to the creation of nearly all Pivot products. The primary responsibilities of the position will be to work with the design team to successfully bring new projects to production as well as to maintain production of current products through a heavily reviewed creative process involving conceptualization, 3D design, and production documentation.

This position is directly involved in bicycle frame design, it will require the creation and modification of 3D models and detailed assemblies, 2D drawings, BOMs, as well as assembly and QC documentation. The position will require a good understanding of bicycle assembly components and related constraints. The candidate will need to have the patience and detailed mindset needed to properly design within all requirements in a team environment.

The ideal candidate will:
- Exhibit a good talent for exceptional aesthetic 3D design that is also functional
- Have excellent project management and project scheduling skills
- Be able to proficiently keep track of a multitude of projects at one time
- Competently work within the Adobe Creative Suite to create documents
- Be able to competently create production drawings with tolerances within SolidWorks
- Be available to travel for work including an occasional trip to Asia
- Have general mechanical bicycle knowledge and be a cycling enthusiast

Responsibilities:
- Design complete production-ready bicycle frames and assemblies in 3D
- Design vendor-ready graphics packages for bicycle frames and components
- Create Production and production support documentation and presentations
- Effectively manage production timelines and vendor schedules
- Work with Engineering, Design, Proto-typing and Manufacturing to take future Pivot Cycles products from idea to reality
Job Requirements
- Degree in Industrial Design or Design Engineering is preferred
- 3+ years experience in product design
- Two years minimum of bicycle frame design experience
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
- High proficiency in SolidWorks with the ability to model complex surfaces and assemblies.
- Proficiency with Microsoft office suite of products – Power Point, Excel, Word and Outlook
- Excellent teamwork and communication skills
- Organized and self-motivated individual
- Detail oriented

Please submit your resume, design portfolio, and cover letter through Malakye, or via email to: jobs@pivotcycles.com with the subject line “Designer”. We look forward to hearing from you!
Perks
Top-notch health care package, company-matched 401k, paid time off, and a killer employee purchase program.