Industrial Design Manager at
SharkNinja

The Opportunity

We are looking for motivated and talented Industrial Designers to join our growing award-winning design team at SharkNinja. As an Industrial Design Manager, you will lead design activities from concept development to product realization and collaborate with a team of designers, engineers and marketeers to create and deliver innovative, human-centered product experiences for the home that delight consumers and drive business results.

Ninja Design is a team of Industrial Designers, UI and CMF Designers working on products across the Ninja brand.

Please provide a copy of your resume and portfolio.

 

Responsibilities:

Practice user-centered design approach to translate consumer insights into meaningful product solutions that will delight consumers both on an emotional/experiential and functional level

Develop and refine design for consumer products from concept to production

Conceptualize and visualize concepts through high quality sketches, illustration and renderings

Generate high quality and suitable materials for presentation

Deliver clean, well-built CAD packages to Engineering and Manufacturing

Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team to innovate design solutions

Solve complex problems creatively

Understand SharkNinja\'s brands and help define the company’s future product development strategies

Drive innovative approaches through emerging product trends or new technologies

Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Demonstrate a high level of knowledge on full product development cycle with ability to navigate through technical and business constraints for achieving the best possible quality outcomes

Lead ID development tasks across multiple projects

Coach designers and set clear expectations

Shape strategic approaches in product development processes

Prioritize and define design tasks based on project needs and timeline

Facilitate design reviews and identify areas for refinement throughout product development cycle

 

Qualifications & Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design or similar discipline

7+ years of experience working as a designer in small appliances, consumer electronics, medical, or a related field

2D skills via sketching, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.

Proficiency with CAD – Solidworks or Rhino required

Proficiency with 3D rendering programs such as Keyshot

Strong detail orientation with ability to work quickly without compromising quality

Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment

Ability to plan and manage multiple projects

Proven track record for delivering products through production

Ability to work independently, own the entire development process with minimal supervision or guidance

Strong understanding of mechanical engineering and part design

Strong analytical thinking that leads to creative solutions and innovative ideas

Ability to critique and evolve every aspect of the design

Ability to act as innovation catalyst in ambiguity and move projects towards objective driven outcomes

Excellent communication skills

Strong team player

 

 

At SharkNinja, our purpose is to positively impact people’s lives every day in every home around the world! We work very hard to provide our consumers with high quality, exciting 5-star products that make life easier. We thrive on passion and innovation, and are looking for great people, with great ideas, who want to build the next big thing and develop while they do. At SharkNinja, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is vital to our global success. Valuing each unique voice and blending all of our diverse skills strengthens SharkNinja’s innovation every day. We support ALL of our associates in bringing their authentic selves to work, making an impact, and having the opportunity for career acceleration. With help from our leadership, associates, and our community, we aim to have equity be a key component of the SharkNinja DNA.

 

Location

Needham, MA, USA google maps

Email subject: "leManoosh - Industrial Design Manager"

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