Product designer at Design2Gather

The Opportunity

We are looking for a mid level Product designer to join our team in Shanghai with preferable experience in kitchen ware design.

About us

Located at the heart of China, Shanghai proves itself to be a hub for business and design. D2G a team comprised of Dutch designers, design and develop products for noteworthy Chinese corporations as well as international corporations from the USA and Europe. For both markets the team is focused on user-centered design, developing innovative new products and strong visual product identities. Recently we have been gaining strong demand from our clients due to our unique approach, focused on collaborating with manufacturers in an early stage to optimize products.

What to expect

Currently we have a growing demand for kitchen ware products, and we are looking for an experienced designer who is able to translate visual design languages to product ranges. Thereby making correct translations to CMF and collaborating closely with engineers and manufacturers for production ready designs. 

You will be visiting manufacturers to get more intel on their set-up and production facilities and will be able to take an advising role towards customers as well as manufacturers.


The ideal candidate:

  • A bachelor or masters graduate in industrial design, product design, or with a similar educational background.
  • Minimal of 2 years working experience.
  • Experience in the field of kitchen ware products  ( or any similar products in terms of usability and aesthetics)
  • Experienced in  embodiment design.(You can identify yourself with this value if you are a 3D print geek who prints 30 prints a day to get the correct fit of 2 parts right)
  • Experienced with translating a visual design language into a detailed concept design.
  • Excellent digital visualization skills
  • Experienced in the use of 3D software & rendering, such as Solidworks, keyshot etc..
  • Great understanding of production methods and design for assembly and how to apply this in an early stage.
  • Strong affinity with color material finishing and form.

Location

Shanghai, China

Email subject: "leManoosh - Product designer"

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