Founded in the heart of Manhattan, Lifeworks Technology designs and manufactures innovative mobile accessories for a broad range of brands and markets. Our team champions human centered design as a catalyst for making everyday products better. Weâ€™re thinkers, tinkerers and dreamers who love using technology as much as we love making it.
Weâ€™re looking for an enthusiastic Industrial Designer to join our team. The ideal candidate is creative, detail oriented and not afraid of taking on a challenge. Just as technology is constantly evolving you must also be agile and eager to learn. Youâ€™re inquisitive and articulate and can clearly communicate your ideas verbally and visually to a variety of audiences. You have a keen understanding of the design process, from research and ideation to refinement and mass production.
â€¢ 4-year degree in Industrial Design or equivalent.
â€¢ 1-3 years of experience designing hard-good products.
â€¢ Excellent modeling skills in SolidWorks including surfacing is a must
â€¢ Knowledge of rendering software (Keyshot is preferable)
â€¢ Knowledge of Adobe software including Photoshop and Illustrator
â€¢ Must possess expert sketching ability and be able to show an evolved design process through drawings and renderings
â€¢ Working knowledge of hard goods construction, techniques, manufacturing, and materials.
â€¢ Ability to articulate ideas in a persuasive matter to a variety of different audiences.
â€¢ experience creating compelling story boards, trend research, and color reports to convey point of view
Nice to have:
â€¢ Experience designing electronics / mobile accessories
â€¢ Experience in soft goods
Please provide CV and Portfolio when applying
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.