Arts/Graphic Design

Principal Industrial Designer

Full Time Permanent

London Jobs Board

We are working with a world-renowned company producing top-end consumer electronics. They have a requirement for a Lead Industrial Designer in their London office.

The successful person will join a central cross-functional Design team based in London. Being responsible for the creation and development of exciting new and innovative products and guardian of the company's premium brand values. You will be based in the London Design studio and will work in collaboration with Marketing / Insights / NPD and NPI teams internationally, to ensure product design intent is upheld throughout the product development process.

JOB ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Concept design & development:- Attend user research studies, generating ideas fed from user and market insights. Active participant in brainstorming / co-creation sessions with key stakeholders. Work alongside the Design and Technical teams in the creation of early concept ideas to help generate initial prototypes for evaluation. Uphold and develop the visual brand language through sculptural product form and premium CMF choices.

New product development process:- Work with NPD team to balance form and function through the development process. Attend regular project meetings. Consider manufacturing processes and technical constraints when developing concepts. Liaise with manufacturing partners to ensure designs are achievable and cost appropriate. Evaluate prototypes and product builds to ensure perceived quality and aesthetic standards are maintained.

KEY SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

We are looking for a minimum of 8 years of industry experience, with a Degree educated and a proven track record working in a Design consultancy and/or consumer electronics company. An expert user of industry-recognised 3D CAD software. Solidworks / Creo PTC. Proven ability to interpret briefs and communicate ideas with fluent/confident hand sketching skills. UX / UI experience. Confident using Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop / Illustrator etc. Ability to create high-quality 3D visualisation – Keyshot. Excellent time management working across multiple projects. Team player, self-motivated, with a positive and proactive approach and a passion for design detail.

Role: Lead Industrial Designer

Location: London

Type:- Permanent Full Time

Salary:- c£65,000 plus good benefits package

To apply please send your resume and portfolio with a covering email detailing your availability for a call and current employment situation

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