Director of Tech Designer, Womens - Contemporary Brand!

Fourth Floor
Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
Posted 21 days ago
Full timeRetail Apparel and Fashion,Retail

Our client, a Contemporary Brand is looking for a talented Technical Designer to join their Womens team in NYC.

Responsibilities

  • Lead fittings and review with cross functional teams to confirm accurate sample corrections including design intent, dimensions, etc.
  • Own fit comments and pattern corrections for assigned styles
  • Communicate corrections and revisions with factories and identify opportunities for cost improvement.
  • Translate design sketches into specification tech packs. Including technical sketches, construction details, and graded measurements from development through production
  • Solve for any technical issues including pattern corrections, trims, and fabric.
  • Participate in design hand-off meeting
  • Maintain established standards for both fit and construction for repeat and core styles.
  • Manage pattern library and ensure that patterns are received from factories for all samples.

Qualifications

  • 7+ years’ experience in both men’s and women's apparel
  • Expertise in pattern making and corrections
  • Strong understanding of garment construction techniques and processes
  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong time management and organizational skills

Please submit your resume for consideration!

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