SENIOR INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER-CORE Belkin Corporation
What you?ll do
As a Senior Industrial Designer, you will be working side-by-side with other industrial designers, engineers and product managers to develop innovative products from concept to reality. This will challenge you to bring your experience with form, materials and manufacturing, and a passion to create innovative solutions that are functional, tell great stories, and are in touch with today?s trends. You will oversee your products? design and development process, from initial research through production, ensuring that Belkin products continue to be recognized for quality, innovation and great stories around the globe.
How you?ll do it
Lead design projects to collaborate and develop convincing products with solid stories and great user experience
Maintain a continued understanding of the marketplace, competition, industry, methods, and relevant trends.
Active interest and proactive approach to gain a solid fundamental understanding of the company?s objectives.
Ability to carefully maintain and evolve Belkin?s brand design language in collaboration with the cross-functional team and design leadership
Ensure that product development objectives and schedules are met.
Drive communication of the product?s design intent to engineering staff and manufacturers.
Seek mentorship of less experienced design staff, and proactive communication with the senior team.
What you?ll need
Solid, proven understanding of manufacturing and engineering processes involved in consumer electronics development. Extensive insight and knowledge of production methods and materials.
Proven ability to develop products through conceptual sketching, prototypes, model studies, 2D and 3D computer software
Proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and related tools/programs and 3D software (Solidworks prefered) is required.
Experience in both consulting & corporate design environments is a plus.
Ability to work closely and directly with mechanical engineering teams.
Must be willing to travel abroad up to 2-3 times per year.
What you?ve done
BS/BA degree in Industrial Design.
Six years related work experience in industrial design and product development.
What you?re getting into
We?ve got big collaborative spaces for your big ideas, so bring an open mind and leave your suit in the closet. We all are committed to creating unique and rewarding consumer experiences. Everyone is interested in succeeding ? for the team, for themselves and for the business. Cross-functionally and across the company, everyone has common goals and aspires to be their best.
You will learn something new or at least look at things differently every day. There are so many smart and creative people around that you?ll be motivated to pursue the ideal.
Team spirit is infectious. Belkin is an extremely open workplace, where communication is essential. Not every idea will be accepted, but you?ll be asked for your point of view. Innovation thrives on multiple and varied levels. At Belkin we challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to accept that something cannot be done.
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