Technical Designer Tea Living
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Department: Technical Design
Incumbent: Isabelle Le
FLSA Status: Exempt
Expectations for All Employees:
Supports the organization's mission, vision, and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and
competence, collaboration, innovation, respect, personalization, commitment to our community, and
accountability and ownership.
Manage brand integrity throughout the product development process to ensure garments meet company?s
function and fit requirements to continually elevate the quality of the product.
? Sole ownership for two or more product categories.
? Create and execute spec packs from concept to production (inclusive of written comments on fit,
construction, and trims, digital photos and any other necessary information). Accuracy is essential.
? Analyze fit on a live model and mannequin to properly evaluate garment fit, construction and trim details
according to standards while maintaining consistency.
? Communicate on a daily basis with vendors, design, merchandising and product development as it relates
to the execution of the product.
? Work with Technical Design Manager, design, merchandising, and product development to establish the
direction of the fit and garment details.
? Manageupdates of Master specs/grade for responsible category (ies) to help ensure consistency in fit.
? Establish Block library of sketches/patterns for responsible category (ies) to help facilitate multi-sourcing
strategy and improve efficiency.
? Analyze and propose recommendations for improvements in both process and creative direction for the
? Respond to sales and market product feedback with research and analysis and propose recommendations
to address concerns.
? Assist in special projects such as Quality Control, Photo shoots and/or Sample sale events, Remote storage
? Bachelor of Fine Arts, or equivalent advanced knowledge through work experience and intellectual
? 3-5 years of Technical design experience, preferably in Children?s and/or relevant product category (ies).
? Self motivation, creativity and ability to solve problems and operate independently with minimal
? Strong pattern-drafting skills and ability to analyze garment specifications & grades.
? Complete understanding of fit, balance and garment construction; knowledge of fabrics and finishes as
related to the fit of the product.
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and ability to persuasively present recommendations.
? Excellent time management skills, and exceptional attention to detail.
||One Arkansas Street |
San Francisco, CA 94107
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