Enlisted Design is seeking a Junior Industrial Designer to join our group of creative minds in our Oakland or Salt Lake studio. We are a passionate, award-winning, multidisciplinary team and thrive on highly collaborative relationships with our client partners to create next-level brands.
Under the direction of Design Directors and Senior Designers, you should expect to be working on small cross-disciplinary teams addressing a broad array of design challenges with the sole purpose of bringing products to market.
As a Junior Industrial Designer, you will bring exceptional technical skills and a passionate attitude to your design work. You will leverage your proficiencies in rendering and visualization, 3D form, structural packaging design, CMF, and prototyping to create the physical manifestations of your concepts and solutions. Above all else, you will contribute to building and maintaining a vibrant in-house design culture with no egos and high standards.
Core responsibilities and capabilities:
A proactive attitude and team-oriented approach to client projects and studio culture.
Support multiple projects based on direction from Design Directors and Senior Designers.
Produce high-volume, high-quality iterative design options in support of various design directions.
Excellent visualization skills (sketching and rendering).
Strong 3D abilities (digital CAD, physical prototypes / mockups)
Experience / familiarity with structural packaging design is a plus.
Understanding of cultural trends and current events influencing the designed world
Baseline understanding of manufacturing, engineering constraints during the early stages of the design process.
Strong visual presentation skills with ability to verbally pitch, ideate and review with internal teams.
1+ years of relevant experience [internships included]
Strong 3D CAD abilities: Rhino (preferred), SolidWorks, and/or Fusion 360
Excellent rendering abilities: Keyshot, Redshift, Octane
Adobe Creative Suite
Strong sketching abilities: analog and digital
Proficiency with hands-on prototyping and model making
Packaging design experience or projects
Comfort in rapid brainstorm sessions
Excellent craftsmanship and attention to detail