Industrial Designer

Industrial Designer


Job Description

Patent Category Corporation is looking for a dynamic industrial designer to help grow our business and build on our current successes in consumer packaged goods.

We are looking for a talented and self motivated Industrial Designer to join our technology and toy design teams located in the City of Industry, Ca. Our teams are focused on creating innovative boy, girl, pre-school, gaming and technology for all ages. As an industrial designer you will have an opportunity to work with a team of talented and experienced designers and product managers. You will be hands-on in supporting our ongoing efforts to develop new and innovative concepts and products. You will have the opportunity to work on some of the largest kids licenses currently in the marketplace today.

Essential Duties
- New product ideation
- Ability to research and react to market trends
- Work with teams to define product requirements
- Create compelling designs based upon ideation, research and product requirements
- Assist in model and prototype preparation

Knowledge and Skills
- A strong understanding of design principles and strong aesthetic sense
- Strong Communication skills and ability to present concepts to internal staff
- Understanding of manufacturing processes as it pertains to product design
- Ability to create comprehensive turnover documents to China
- Understanding of user interface design and ability to create fun play patterns
- Excellent creative problem solving skills
- Excellent sketching and visualizing skills
- Self motivated and a positive attitude
- Ability to work with teams
- Ability to multitask
- Must have strong project and time management skills
- The ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines
- Mastery of common Design tools (Illustrator, Photoshop, 3D Rendering)
- Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, etc.)

Basic Qualifications:
- BA or BS degree in Industrial Design
- At least 4 years design experience required
- Experience in toy design, a plus

Skills: design, gaming, research, rendering

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