Senior Industrial Designer

ASTRO Studios k

San Francisco, CA

Oct 11
Job Description

At ASTRO we look for senior talent who can present a strong point of view via killer visual and verbal skills and set the pace on multiple programs. Send us your strong and diverse portfolio that shows us you address design problems by creating things both beautiful and functional. These are the qualifications we are searching for:

• 6+ years of experience in hardware product design and development
• Experience leading industrial design of projects from concept phase to manufacturing
• Excellent sketching and 3D craftsmanship; experience with 3D modeling packages
(Rhino/SolidWorks), 2D packages (Photoshop and Illustrator), and 3D Rendering (Keyshot)
• Ability to present product vision through sketches, renderings, 3D prints, and models; and the
ability to determine what fidelity is appropriate for a given audience
• Skill in physical design and communication of functionality and usability through form
• Iterative approach to user-centered design
• Experience implementing insights derived from user research
• Experience collaborating with technical teams
• Understanding of different materials, manufacturing processes, and industry standards
• Model making experience
• Demonstration of excellent teamwork ability
• Excellent communication and listening skills (written, verbal, visual)
• Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design or related field of study
• Passion for delivering high-touch solutions across the entire user experience

Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S. to apply. ASTRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

ASTRO Studios

ASTRO lives in San Francisco, on the fringe of Silicon Valley, where we embrace a design approach that blends lifestyle and technology into relevant, high-performance results. We create brands, products, experiences. ASTRO is a passionate, creative, vital and integrated studio and as a team We Fight Gravity.