Industrial Product Designer

Mission

The mission for the Industrial Designer at SLNT is to outline and define the company’s value’s, principle’s and goals through design and product evolution.

Job Summary:

We are seeking a creative and innovative Industrial Product Designer to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for transforming concepts into tangible products that meet market needs and exceed consumer expectations. You will collaborate closely with the Director of Product and manufacturing teams to design and develop new products from conception through to production.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop product concepts that are functional, aesthetically pleasing, and innovative, using sketching, modeling, and computer-aided design (CAD) tools.
  • Conduct market research and trend analysis to identify new product opportunities and ensure designs meet customer needs and preferences.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, marketing, and production, to refine product designs and ensure they are manufacturable and meet quality standards.
  • Create detailed design specifications, including materials, dimensions, and manufacturing processes.
  • Prototype and test design concepts to evaluate functionality, user experience, and adherence to industry standards.
  • Present design concepts and prototypes to stakeholders, incorporating feedback into final designs.
  • Stay informed of advancements in design technology and techniques, as well as industry trends, to maintain and improve design excellence.

Competencies

Problem-Solving

Communication

Understand the psychology of experience

Strong Empathy

Collaborative Management

Time-Management

Goal-driven

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience in industrial/product design, preferably in _soft goods and accessories industry
  • Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., SolidWorks, AutoCAD) and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Strong understanding of materials, manufacturing processes, and design for manufacturability.
  • Excellent sketching and visual communication skills, with a strong portfolio showcasing a range of products.
  • Ability to think critically and solve complex design challenges.
  • Exceptional collaboration and communication skills, capable of working effectively in cross-functional teams.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality design solutions.

Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to set priorities, multi-task, and meet deadlines.

Maintain Clear Communication between the different departments and how their different needs work together.

A quick learner who is able to problem solve and work towards a solution with an understanding of the first principle problem being solved for.

An analytical thinker who uses data to align and drive the business towards its goals and overall strategies.

Team-oriented with amazing communication skills, a positive attitude, and consistent energy.

Excellent time management and follow-up skills.

You can handle difficult situations with grace while under pressure.

*Contact info@slnt.com w/ cover letter and resume