Freelance Product Designer for Pet Products (Local or Remote)

RefinedKind Pet Products

Austin, TX

Sep 25
Job Description

RefinedKind Pet Products is seeking to add a group of select freelance product designers to our design group.

For over 10 years, RefinedKind Pet Products has designed and manufactured chic pet products under the brands TheRefinedFeline.com and TheRefinedCanine.com . These include designer cat towers, litter box cabinets, cat scratchers, and dog beds. We are looking for individuals with an eye for design who can incorporate the needs of the pet with the wants of the pet enthusiast.

Freelancers would use product briefs to developing renderings of products concepts and work with head of design to refine ideas and produce CAD drawings for our overseas factory. We are looking for multi-talented designers who can create designs in a varieties of styles, materials, and price points....all while keeping a close eye on manufacturability and cost.

Ideally your skill set will include:
- Must be a team player and be able to work with a wide spectrum of talented individuals including overseas factories
- At least 5 years in consumer product design. (Furniture and home fashions preferred.)
- Must possess excellent concept ideation, computer design, rendering, and engineering CAD development skills
- Relevant experience in the development of KD / Flat Pack products and have the demonstrated ability to create CAD specifications of design concepts that are both manufacturable and cost effective.

Company culture:
- While we have been in business for over 10 year, we have a startup mentality. We give our employees the freedom to be creative and innovative, without micro-managing. We are going through a strong growth period and we're seeking those willing to expanding that growth even further.

Candidates in Austin TX are preferred, however, remote work will be strongly considered as well.

Application Details

To apply please include your resume, cover letter, and portfolio.

No phone calls please.

RefinedKind Pet Products

For over 10 years, RefinedKind Pet Products, under the brands The Refined Feline and The Refined Canine, has designed and manufactured pet products both pets and pet lovers enjoy. Stylish designs that look great in a home with all the functionality pets need. Our products have been sold throughout the world and have been featured in movies and TV shows. See our products here: TheRefinedFeline.com and TheRefinedCanine.com