Tactile is a high-touch design firm where the creative, technical, and strategic come together. We design meaningful physical and digital experiences for everyday moments and the one of a kind. We are made up of industrial designers, interaction designers, graphic designers, and engineers who create sought-after products and experiences through research and strategy.
We’re looking for senior level Industrial Designers (contract-only positions) in our Seattle studio (must be local). You will have the opportunity to collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams from idea to conception with design at its core. We work on a wide spectrum of exciting and challenging projects that allow our designers to gain new experiences, learn and advance their craft.
Both independent and team-oriented to design and develop products and experiences for a wide variety of subjects.
Able to illustrate your ideas and communicate findings effectively in presentations/meetings, adapting style and detail level to client and project needs.
Well versed in design methodologies and display excellence at all stages of the design process, including early concept development, sketching, building prototypes, CAD modeling, rendering and creating high-fidelity polished presentations.
Motivated to conduct your own informal user research, market research, and usability testing to get to the heart of the problem.
Grounded in your understanding of materials and processes and excited to push the envelope.
Great at handling multiple workstreams with design direction.
7-10 years of relevant experience working in product design
BA/BS in Industrial Design or related training
High level of proficiency with industry standard design and prototyping tools; CAD, Adobe, Keyshot, etc.
Portfolio of relevant work examples
Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills
Impeccable attention to detail
Ability to work on and complete multiple tasks in a timely fashion
Enthusiasm to adapt to diverse projects and clients, from med-tech to industrial to consumer electronics
An inclusive, open studio that runs on coffee and camaraderie. You’ll fit in great here if you’re passionate, hard-working and don’t take yourself too seriously. Learn more about us at www.tactileinc.com. If you’re interested in becoming a part of the Tactile team please send us a note, your credentials and a link to your work at [email protected]