Senior Industrial Designer

Carlsbad California
Required Experience: 5 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 12 days ago

Implus Footcare, LLC is an industry-leading global consumer packaged goods company with 20+ brands in fitness, outdoor, sporting goods and footcare product categories. Implus is headquartered in Research Triangle Park in Durham, NC with locations in the United States, Australia, Canada, Europe, Hong Kong, and South Africa. Our brand family includes Sof Sole, Yaktrax, apara, airplus, Sneaker Balls, Sof Comfort, Little Hotties, Harbinger, TriggerPoint, Perfect Fitness, Balega, Penguin, DryGuy, Spenco, Force Field, FuelBelt, Stabil, SKLZ, and Rock Tape. From insoles, socks, and shoe care to fitness equipment and seasonal accessories, Implus' products are sold in over 75,000 retail locations across North America and in over 70 countries worldwide.

The Senior Industrial Designer will lead the industrial design team and help shape the design language of our brands. They will partner with product development teams and engineers on product design for the SKLZ, TriggerPoint, Harbinger and Perfect brands.

Responsibilities

⏵ Designing hard good and soft good products for SKLZ, TriggerPoint, Harbinger and Perfect.

⏵ Take ownership of product vision

⏵ Develop concepts, with clear and compelling visual communication

⏵ In cooperation with product manager, identify, define and articulate consumer targets for new product development

⏵ Identify and propose product in brand related categories

⏵ Protoype continuously, from quick mockups to refined cosmetic models.

⏵ Test design internally, with users, and athletes; translate results back into the design process.

⏵ Create robust CAD in SolidWorks to communicate design intent to engineering department

⏵ Collaborate with engineering suppliers to create manufacturable solutions

⏵ Develop technical specifications and CMF's for overseas manufacturing.

⏵ Lead ideation brainstorm sessions with cross-functinal teams.

⏵ Contributes to the success of company by assisting with or leading other projects and tasks as assigned.

⏵ Provide mentorship to fellow teammates on the Industrial Design team.

⏵ Report to the Product Team Manager.

Key Skills

⏵ Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite

⏵ Proficiency with Solidworks and KeyShot

⏵ Highly organized and process oriented

⏵ Ability to switch gears and manage multiple tasks at one time

⏵ Strong sensitivity to form detail and surfacing

⏵ Experience with different materials and manufacturing processes

⏵ Desire to innovate and challenge the status quo

⏵ Minimum of 5 years work experience as a Industrial Designer

⏵ Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial/Product Design


Implus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion/belief, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Medical insurance, Vision insurance, Dental insurance, 401(k) Paid maternity leave, Paid paternity leave, Disability insurance