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Reference Code:  79867

Industrial Designer

Brooklyn, NY, US

Permanent
  
  

The story of Cartier is founded on audacity and passion. For more than 170 years we have embraced a bold, pioneering spirit that continues to inspire our teams across all Métiers from our boutiques to our workshops and corporate offices. Our 9000+ colleagues of 105 nationalities are united by a shared independent spirit and commitment to excellence, striving to continuously enrich our Maison’s heritage by pushing the boundaries of creativity.

  
  

At Cartier North America, we are proud to employ talent from many different backgrounds, experiences, and identities. We believe that when diversity and inclusion are fully embraced and empowered, creativity and knowledge emerge to deliver excellence. We continue to work towards creating a workforce that represents the diversity of our clients and our communities

 

Job mission

The Retail Innovation Lab is seeking out a highly skilled industrial designer with a propensity towards physical prototyping and multidisciplinary work. You understand that every new idea must be tested and can do so in a full spectrum of fidelities, ranging from foam core and tape to 3D printing and machining. You thrive in ambiguity and exemplify the notion of “thinking through doing.” In addition, you exhibit a remarkable love of aesthetics that is founded in craft, materiality, and a deep understanding of how things work.

 

Main accountabilities/objective of the position

Key Responsibilities

  • Be a primary contributor towards the physical output of design
  • Create designs that evoke the original, pioneering spirit of Cartier
  • Work closely within the design and technology teams to create experiences that seamlessly integrate the two disciplines
  • Be able to produce designs applicable and appropriate for any strategic, non-production purpose, such as prototyping ideas and advancing the conversation
  • Be able to translate ideas and sketches into 3D CAD at a fidelity appropriate for fabrication at any level
  • Source and manage external vendors or suppliers, as needed
  • Manage and organize the lab’s model shop and materials library

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in industrial design or similar
  • 5+ years experience (preferably in the innovation space or in multidisciplinary teams)
  • Excellence in 3D CAD software (SolidWorks or Rhino preferred)
  • Proficiency in the standard assortment of Adobe, Google, and Microsoft suite of products
  • Works well with others, without ego or agenda
  • Is able to clearly articulate challenges, ideas, and designs
  • Has an understanding of and curiosity for how things are made 

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Expected base salary range: $75,000 - $110,000

Salary will be negotiated based on relevant skills and experience

 


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