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Product designer at Design2Gather

The Opportunity

We are looking for a mid level Product designer to join our team in Shanghai.

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-centred 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

As a Product Designer within our design team you will be creatively challenged with keeping the design vision in tact while still making the necessary design concessions for mass production. 

You will be the one with crazy solutions that makes total sense and makes others ponder why they have not yet thought of it. 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.
  • Experienced with translating design idea’s into concepts designs in terms of 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.
  • Basic arduino and coding skills is not a must but definitely an advantage.

Location

Shanghai, China

Email subject: "leManoosh - Product designer"

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