Product Designer / Project Manager at Kikkerland Design Inc.

Posted on: 04/16/2021

Location: New York, NY (ON-SITE)

Glassdoor: 3.0 / 5 | Original Source

Tags: illustrator

### Job description Kikkerland is the world's leading gift brand. With renowned designer collaborations and a strong in house design team, Kikkerland creates a wide range products that make life more enjoyable. We're looking for a talented product designer to join our team. See requirements below: REQUIREMENTS • BFA in Industrial or Product Design. • 2+ years of consumer/Gift product design experience. • Knowledge of wide variety of materials and manufacturing processes, especially plastics. • Complete understanding of design for manufacturing with knowledge of capabilities and limitations. • Creative problem solving and analytical skills. • Expert knowledge of Solidworks ability to render / 3D CAD complicate organic forms. • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including Illustrator. • Superb technical drawing skills combined with a strong attention to detail. • Must be the team player and the ability to interact professionally with wide variety of people. MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES • Develop a range of innovative products in a wide range of materials including wood, plastic, metal and fabric. • Develop accurate 2D and 3D product specifications and drawings, accounting for cost, ergonomic, safety and manufacturing limitations. • Build prototypes when necessary. • Apply illustrations and graphics to products. • Review and provide comments on manufacturing drawings and overseas-made prototypes. • Communicate extensively throughout the design process with Graphics designers, Product Development and Quality control, Marketing/Sales teams.