Product Designer - Hardgoods

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New York, NY

Mar 19
Job Description

•Conducts research and creates sketches for outstanding solutions for a variety of simple to complex problems with products.
•Specifying new products and creating manufacture-ready 3D CAD files.
•Collaborates with product designers to find compelling solutions.
•Works with overseas office and factories to optimize tooling and identify key cost savings.
•Works on product categories including, but not limited to: Accessories, toys, feeding, etc.
•Communicates effectively with factories and/or model-makers to develop innovative products.
•Assists with other projects as assigned.
•SolidWorks skills required; Other CAD software packages are considered.
•Excellent sketching skills required.
•Proficiency in Adobe CS.
•Clean, modern aesthetic and attention to detail.
•Must be available for international travel 2-3 times per year.
•Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.
•4-year degree in Industrial Design required.
•2+ years of full-time design experience; Toy and children’s product background preferred.
•Experience designing for injection-molding and general DFM.
•Experience working with factories based in Asia preferred.

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Carter's, Inc. is the largest branded marketer in North America of apparel exclusively for babies and young children. The Company owns the Carter's and OshKosh B'gosh brands, two of the most recognized brands in the marketplace. These brands are sold in leading department stores, national chains, and specialty retailers domestically and internationally. They are also sold through more than 1,000 Company-operated stores in the United States, Canada, and Mexico and online at www.carters.com, www.oshkoshbgosh.com, and www.cartersoshkosh.ca. The Company's Just One You and Genuine Kids brands are available at Target, its Child of Mine brand is available at Walmart, and its Simple Joys brand is available on Amazon. The Company also owns Skip Hop, a global lifestyle brand for families with young children. Carter's is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Additional information may be found at www.carters.com.