Technical Designer - Swim

Description: 

Technical Designer for Swim – Full time position 

Position Overview:

Individual contributor responsible for the creation of commercially viable product designs across Brands. Coordinate and deliver brand-right designs that tie back to the overall concept and business strategy: encompassing style, fit and fabric for new/existing product lines.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for creating technical specification packages and specification, and working with fashion designers and production & sourcing teams at development stage and through production

Partner with our Product Development team throughout the sampling process to ensure designs are meeting aesthetic and costing goals

Measure garments accurately to identify any fit issues; execute fit comments efficiently to remain on schedule with production

Lead fit sessions, provide recommendations, note call-outs, and log critiques to accurately and efficiently address all issues with Designers

Provide grading guidelines to vendors after fit approval to ensure quality consistency; collaborate with internal and external partners

Ensure that products are developed consistent with established fit and quality standards

Responsible for managing the adherence of the time and action calendars during the pre production process

Responsible for daily communication with overseas vendors and cross functional partners

Key Qualifications:

Minimum of 5 years of experience in Intimates or Swim wear preferred

Detail-minded with strong communication skills is a must

Must be a team player

Ability to work collaborative environment

Proactive, professional and motivated attitude

Adaptive to a multi-tasked environment

Fit knowledge – on live model and on mannequin

Strong knowledge of Excel, Microsoft office and Adobe Illustrator

 

 

 

Department: 
Design
Job Type: 
Full Time
Location: 
New York NY
Job Order ID: 
6366