Associate Technical Designer, Women's

Michael Kors
New York, NY, USA
Posted 21 hours ago
Full timeRetail Apparel and Fashion

Who You Are:

You are energetic, collaborative, and have strong communication skills. You thrive in a rapidly changing environment, are curious and have the vision to help develop and grow within the technical design team. You are an individual with a strong fashion sense, trend awareness, and garment knowledge. You will work on an array of menswear production, including tech pack building, fitting with live models, garment construction, and sewing specifications.

What You’ll Do:

  • Work with Designer, Production & Technical designer on product development
  • Follow up with Designers on a daily basis on design details & garment construction
  • Collaborate with Production on fit sample issues and production T&A.
  • Support a specified product category/categories
  • Measure proto, fit samples, preproduction samples, prepare technical document for production fitting
  • Attend fit sessions, take fit notes & assist technical designers to evaluate fit samples at all stages.
  • Create specs & issues technical comments to suppliers for sample making & Bulk production.
  • Support Tech Team with
  • tracking of Fit and PPS samples
  • Shipping samples back to suppliers
  • Booking fit model & manage fit time
  • Attend production meeting & update production status.
  • Communicate with suppliers on a daily basis.

You’ll Need to Have:

· Minimum of an Associated Degree in fashion, technical design

· Minimum of 2-3 year’s experience in technical design.

Understanding of general specs & grading, construction & basic fit issues, and flat sketching/technical drawing skills.

· Basic knowledge of pattern making.

· Strong computer skills including Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator

· Familiarity with PDM/ PLM systems a plus

· Receipt of the COVID-19 vaccine is a requirement for this position, subject to applicable exemptions

MK Perks:

  • Generous Holiday Schedule and Vacation Days
  • Summer Fridays
  • Internal mobility across Capri Brands (Michael Kors, Jimmy Choo, Versace)
  • Cross-brand Discount
  • Exclusive Employee Sales
  • Fav 5 Cards (MK Discount for friends and family)
  • 401k Match
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Thrive Wellness Program (seasonal in-office massages and more!)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Gym Discounts

At Capri, we are all responsible for creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We try to inspire change and growth within each other and believe success is a result that comes from our differences. Capri is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusivity regardless of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. M/D/F/V

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