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Senior Industrial Designer

SRAM, LLC k

Chicago, IL

Aug 9
Job Description

JOB PURPOSE:
SRAM is seeking a creative and motivated Senior Industrial Designer who will play a key role on the road drivetrain design team located at SRAM’s HQ office in the Fulton Market district of Chicago.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Work cross functionally with the SRAM Road Team to provide industrial design problem-solving, concepts, CAD models and design for manufacturing.
• Create compelling new products by tapping into the end user’s needs
• Work with Design engineers directly on CAD models to configure/package engineering concepts into the most compelling products in the industry.
• Follow through with 3D CAD design and delivery for on time solutions for our product development timelines
• Deliver solid and rational ergonomics for best physical performance.
• Build compelling stories to communicate design direction with your design team members and the larger product development team.
• Coordinate with design team partners to meet defined requirements.
• Support Marcom and PM product launches and presentations with applicable materials.
• Help to further refine ID workflow processes to enhance the product development process.

EDUCATION /
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent from an accredited University.
• Seven years of relevant experience working in cross-functional product development teams.
• 2D visualization skills, a refined sense of form, a working understanding of human factors, and rapid idea/concept generation skills are required.
• Strong understanding of design for manufacturing.
• Positive attitude and openness to give and receive constructive feedback required.
• Proficient at 3D CAD (Pro-E preferred)
• Ability to travel domestically and internationally to work with a global team. Approximately 15% travel.

SRAM, LLC

SRAM LLC is one of the world's largest suppliers of components to the bike industry. Established in Chicago in 1987, SRAM continues to promote cycling through its products, its advocacy, and its employees who are dedicated to improving the cycling experience. Today, SRAM employs more than 3,800+ people in 15+ locations across 15+ countries. SRAM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.