Senior Industrial designer

  • Location:

    Shanghai, China

  • Sector:

    Product & Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + + package

  • Contact:

    Lucy Kennelly

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Senior Designer

Based Shanghai, China, this is an exciting opportunity to join a pioneering Global firm where good design and sustainability work hand-in-hand.

We are seeking a creative individual who can:

* Create and develop innovative, thoughtful and culturally sensitive design solutions on both roadmap and advanced concept projects.

* Research into design, social and technological trends as well as consumer segments, and market competitors to inspire the organisation and guide your design directions

* Create outstanding presentation deliverables that may include research summaries, sketches, user scenarios, high-quality renderings, and appearance models

* Build CAD models of intended design directions for the creation of prototypes or to communicate design intent to engineering teams

* Collaborate and lead fellow designers, engineers, and manufacturing partners to identify opportunities, solve design issues, and preserve design intent throughout the projects

* Provide support in the development of internal skills and tools to help the team stay at the forefront of the design field

* Develop and mentor junior staff

The ideal would be to have:

* A Bachelor's degree or Diploma in Industrial Design

* 6-8 years' experience of designing products from concepts all the way to tooling and production

* Excellent skills in ideation, concept visualization, form development, CAD, model making and rapid prototyping

* The ability to rapidly explore a wide variety of styling options: forms, colours, finishes, materials

* A flexibility and adaptability of approach, focused on finding a workable solution to every problem

* An extensive knowledge of materials, manufacturing, and engineering processes

* Strong sketching skills, both hand-drawn and Digital proficiency in the use of 2D and 3D tools such as the Adobe Creative Suite, SolidWorks, Rhinoceros and Keyshot

* Ability to fluently speak and write English. Other Asian languages (especially Mandarin) are a benefit

If you are able to relocate to, or currently live in Shanghai (China) and have the design background above, please send us your Cv and portfolio today!