Senior Industrial Designer at
Breville Pty Ltd

The Opportunity

About Breville

Over the past 90+ years Breville has grown to become an iconic global brand, delivering kitchen products to over 70 countries around the globe. Breville enhances people\'s lives through the delivery of brilliant innovation and thoughtful design based on deep consumer insights, empowering people to do things more impressively or easily than they\'d thought possible in their own home and ultimately allowing them to \"Master Every Moment\".

A career at Breville is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. It\'s more than working for a global leader; it\'s an opportunity to be a part of something that impacts people all over the world.

New Product Development Team

Breville values the diverse perspectives of its team members which help create award winning, innovative small domestic appliances time and time again. Our world-renowned, multi-disciplinary New Product Development Team is based in Sydney and comprises of highly experienced researchers, food specialists, industrial designers, UX designers, mechanical design engineers, electrical engineers, software engineers and quality engineers.

We\\\'re very motivated in translating new ideas into engaging user experiences. We take the time to understand food science and user research, we talk to the industry experts, we investigate new technologies, and we stretch our manufacturers\' capabilities.

About the role

As a Senior Industrial Designer, you will be responsible for driving the development of innovative products, from concept to production, while working closely with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver best-in-class small domestic appliances to our global markets.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop products in terms of proposed schedules and cost targets.
  • Identify and delegate work to other members of the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Contribute to project research phases pertaining managing aspects of required activities.
  • Contribute to appropriate product/component detailing during the development and industrialization phases of product development.
  • Develop form sympathetic to Breville\'s brand language and in line with Breville\'s Design Direction Philosophy.
  • Develop novel solutions and recognize opportunities with strategic value to Breville and work with the IP team to navigate the IP landscape.
  • Challenge assumptions and create imaginative and innovative solutions with a humble attitude and a food thinking approach
  • Consider different point of views, business values and needs to effectively build arguments and negotiate across parties while fostering autonomy, trust and accountability.
  • Communicate and collaborate with members of multi-disciplinary teams and other stakeholders within Breville\'s matrix organizational structure to successfully develop and launch projects.
  • Communicate and collaborate with stakeholders outside of Breville (suppliers etc.) to successfully develop and launch projects.

We\\\'re Interested In Hearing From People Who Have:

  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications in Industrial Design
  • Minimum of 7 years of proven experience in developing products from concept to production
  • Conceptual design skills (comfortable with uncertainty, lateral approach, value analysis, intuitive, brain storming).
  • Highly skilled in 3D CAD applications (NX, Solidworks, Rhino, etc).
  • High level of Detail design skills (component design, design for manufacture/reliability).
  • Proficient in Hand model making (concept models, visual models).
  • Prototyping (sketch models, form studies, RP).
  • Excellent communicator with outstanding visualization and storytelling skills (hand sketching, and/or 2D drawing and/or rendering)
  • Demonstrated experience of appropriate mass production manufacturing techniques and materials selection.

What we offer you:

  • Sponsorship
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Competitive compensation package
  • A fun and rewarding team environment
  • Opportunity to work for an Australian Stock Exchange listed company
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid parental leave policy
  • Employee discounts of up to 50% on all our electrical products
  • Corporate and wellness benefits such as gym discounts, yoga classes, fruit, and more

To apply 
Please submit your CV accompanied by your portfolio to [email protected]


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