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Design Engineer

Select Design k

Burlington, VT

May 30
Job Description

You will be part of a small team of designers that create a variety of consumer and promotional products, retail packaging and displays. Will work closely with the product and manufacturing teams to ensure designs meet customer requirements. You will participate in research and concept development for generating new product ideas. Designers need to be able to present ideas in sketch format and understand manufacturing processes. Extremely strong sketching and mechanical design skills are a necessity for this role.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

– Excellent sketching & ideation skills, with superior visual communication and presentation abilities
– Proficient knowledge of manufacturing processes for metals, composites, plastics and more (including machining, forging, molding for composites, injection molding, 3d printing, etc.)
– In-depth knowledge of 3D CAD software (Solid Works and AutoCAD), with manufacturing related technologies a plus
– Proficiency with 2d & 3d rendering software to quickly create photo realistic imagery (Photoshop, Illustrator, Autodesk Fusion 360)
– Proficiency creating production ready technical specifications
– Strong prototyping and model making skills with the ability to quickly mock-up concepts
– Ability to design and develop point-of-sale / display products for Fortune 500 companies
– Aware of emerging trends in design, materials and technologies
– Construct prototypes and confirm designs with the product team
– Self-motivated, with strong problem-solving skills, a keen design sensibility, and a high attention to detail
– Ability to deliver top quality work in a fast-paced, open team environment, while working on multiple projects in varying levels of development
– Have the ability to work within constraints, but can tap into unstructured thinking
– Able to work on projects that may change scope or parameters and still meet deadlines
– Strong communication (both written and oral)

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
– BFA or BSID from accredited Industrial Design program
– 3+ years’ experience in product development and/or Industrial Design-related field; specific work in point-of-sale / display / retail environments a plus
– Exceptional Portfolio, demonstrating examples of products created from concept to production, and with successful introduction to market
– Extremely detail oriented, passionate designer with elevated design sensibilities

Application Details

Please send resume, cover letter and portfolio to careers4@selectdesign.com

Select Design
208 Flynn Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401

(802) 864-9075

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

Select Design

Select is a full-service brand development partner to some of the world’s most innovative brands. Since 1988, we’ve built a unique toolkit to connect our brand partners to their consumers in meaningful ways.