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Senior R&D Designer / R&D Designer

Continental Conair Limited k

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Jan 24
Job Description

Job Description :
•This position must meet multiple deadlines and goals in regard to analyzing research and designing products for presentations to customers, new product development and research projects.
•The Industrial Designer must possess design skills, free hand, computer aided design, and sample making. They must have complete understanding of the new product development process and basic engineering skills in order to work with engineering to insure manufacturability of the designs created.
•This position requires great attention to detail and up-to-date knowledge of computer aided design, model making and design technique to enhance the performance of the duties.
•This position requires the ability to meet aggressive deadlines, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, customer and team-oriented work environment.
•Key Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Design Product that meets the Customer’s needs. Develop prototypes. Manage outside services. Understand the unique perspectives of Marketing, Engineering, Internal Departments & vendors. Have a thorough understanding of Engineering and Manufacturing processes.
•The ideal person for this position has the following: A strong technical background and a proven understanding with the development process of new products. Minimum 7 years of similar experience within a consumer products company. Less experience candidate would be considered as R&D Designer
•Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design Knowledge of Pro-E, or Solidworks Demonstrated Project Management skills Excellent analytical, creativity, problem solving, teamwork and communication skills Ability to stay current with trends, software and techniques of the trade.

You Demonstrate :
• An unstoppable drive to create products and services that are meaningful.
• A genuine interest in the current design trends as well as in the latest technology.
• A human-centered, insights-driven design approach.
• Strong communication skills, presentation and storytelling.
• Great analytical and strategic thinking. Good marketing trends of sense.
• A high level of creativity and holistic thinking.
• An ability to turn ideas and abstract concepts into solid designs that are functional and stylish.
• Great team player skills as well as a strong ability to work independently. Working closely with clients and end users is crucial. Well of team works management.
• Strong visual design sensibility.

Responsibilities :
• Project management; taking responsibility for projects from the start to the implementation phase.
• Execute product design and visual design as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
• Create world-class user experiences for local and international clients.
• Conduct workshops, brainstorming sessions and ideation activities internally and together with clients and users.
• Conduct research, organize and perform user studies and interviews to learn about user needs and behavior.
• Mechanically inclined with strong aesthetic sensitivity
• Highly developed conceptual, creative and analytical skills
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Demonstrated ability to work in team environments
• Working in HK office but travelling to Dongguan – China 1 to 2 days per week is needed.

Required skills :
• Design tools: Excellent CAD-skills of Creo, additional knowledge in Solid Works is also of merit, Photoshop, Keyshot, Illustrator and other common tools
• 2D Hand skills: Sketch, draw, illustrate, Adobe Suite
• English: Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Mandarin is considerable
• Function: Mechanical Design, Proof of Purpose Models, Prototyping, Usability/Human Factors
• Form: Visual Appeal, Proportion/Scale, Study models, Craftsmanship & Color/Finish/ Material.

To Apply :
We offer an attractive remuneration package and comprehensive fringe benefits to suitable candidate. Interested parties please submit a detailed resume with portfolio and personal photo including availability, present and expected salary, by e-mail to hrcc_recruit@conair.com ( all the files and documents max. not excess 10M ). Please also provide the reason why you are interested to apply this post. Your application will be treated in strict confidence and only shortlisted candidates will be notified. All personal data will be treated in strict confidence and collected for recruitment purpose only.

Continental Conair Limited

CONAIR is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of nationally branded personal, health & beauty products, kitchen and electronic appliances, its founding since 1959, with it Far East Headquarter in Kwun Tong ( Near Ngau Tau Kok MTR Station ). We have over 20 global commercial brands includes many category leaders, such as, Conair®, Cuisinart®, Babyliss®, Vidal Sassoon®, Revlon® and Scunci ®. We are proud of our success and optimistic about the future. Across the board, our products stand for performance, quality and innovation. What are we doing Conair have a history of innovation that spans over 59 years of authentic products making. Backed by this heritage we will advance our product offerings by gaining an intense understanding of our end users and delivering powerful and relevant product and system solutions. Everything a designer needs to get fueled and inspired. To continue our focus on innovation and advanced technology to develop new products which improve the everyday lives and businesses of our consumer and professional customers all over the world.