Boon is looking for a designer/engineer who fits our company culture. We consider ourselves to be a group of fun, friendly, solution driven people and strive to create products that echo these attributes.
We have fun with each product- the development phase is playtime at Boon. We don’t limit ourselves- our product line is extensive and you will not get bored here! We work with many types of materials, and frequently do what hasn’t been done before. Our goal is to create brilliant products with the most simple, clean forms. Less is more at Boon!
Our thing is problem solving and ingenuity, and simple yet effective design is our passion. Boon is a leading innovator, designer and manufacturer of infant and toddler products. We are driven by a strong desire to create modern products that help simplify parent’s lives while retaining their personal style.
+ This position will include ideating, prototyping, SolidWorks surfacing and solid modeling
+ Communicating on a regular basis with our international manufacturing partners
+ Multi task, multi manage in a team environment
+ Bring fresh and innovative ideas to each phase of the design process
+ Be able to communicate with other disciplines within the Boon brand and other business groups within TOMY for appropriate execution of the projects
+ Manage the design process around time and cost restraints
+ Create, or drive the creation of CAD files to communicate concepts, mechanisms and solutions
+ Managing design and manufacturing to meet intellectual property requirements and safety regulations
+ Ability to design and engineer with a modern aesthetic
+ Ability to design and engineer within a given set of features and cost parameters
+ Broad knowledge of materials, especially plastics, silicones-- experience with electronics is a plus
+ Broad mechanical ability – can create mechanisms, linkages, and assemblies
+ BA or BS Industrial Design or Mechanical Engineering
+ Serious SolidWorks surfacing knowledge— ability to build complex parts, assemblies, and forms
+ Strong spatial and mechanical understanding
+ 5-8 years of product design experience