In-House Technical Designer

Irvine, Orange County California
Required Experience: 2 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 2 days ago
Job Description
Since our origins in 2000, 7DIAMONDS has been recognized as a fashion-forward lifestyle brand that upholds the highest standards of quality. Our garments go the distance, sourced from premium fabrics to guarantee our customers a comfortable, durable fit. We place a tremendous focus on sophisticated design, giving our fullest attention to even the smallest details. At 7DIAMONDS, we take great pride in our distributors—partnering with retailers who reflect our brand values of loyalty and reliability. It is our joy to offer 7DIAMONDS clothing at department stores and trendy boutiques across the nation. After nearly two decades of devotion to our craft and customers, we have evolved into the visionary brand we are today, a brand that has always strived to deliver a genuine and versatile men’s apparel experience. Into the future, we will continue to innovate our designs and methods to ensure consistent, unforgettable collections.

Expected Tasks:
Provide unique, innovative and industry leading designs with the company’s vision in mind. Keeping top of mind advanced products that meet the needs of the company’s’ customers and end users. The right candidate should be comfortable designing whole collections around coherent themes, functions, prices or demands from customers. The right candidate will be collaborative, receptive to feedback and able to balance the ever-changing priorities of the industry. Strong organizational skills are a must to keep all necessary trends, materials, and market research top of mind; to ensure a leading and successful product line.
Job Requirements
Required Experience and Skills:
• Responsible for the execution of designs in a specific collection or category.
• Works with Product Director and Designer Manager to give input on line and product direction.
• Execution of individual designs and collections based on business needs.
• Creation of high-quality design packages during design process.
• Proficient knowledge of all Adobe Suite Software and CAD
• Tracks a design schedule to ensure a timely completion following the predetermined product development calendar.
• Researches industry and product relevant channels and identify for market needs.
• Creates and communicates visual presentations.
• Partners with material sourcing to develop innovative fabrications.
• Experience in flat sketching expertise
• Hands-on experience with CAD software and a deep understanding of industry specific functions.
• Experience in creation of design packages and execution of product designs.
• A proven track record in designing products that are well received by the market.
• Experience in research and analysis of design cycles and production timelines.
• Deep understanding of formulating color palettes and contrast colors.
• High proficiency understanding apparel construction and production.
• Excellent communications skills, including the ability to present concepts to product teams and review boards in a persuasive manner.
• Strong knowledge of aesthetic form and the ability to design for different consumers and end uses.
• Knowledge of textile and material construction and properties and costs of raw materials.
Perks
• Dental, Vision and Medical
• Paid Sick Time
• Paid Vacation
• Employee Discount
• 401K