QALO Product Designer

Win Brands Group
Santa Ana, CA, USAWFH / Online
Posted 28 days ago
Full timeRetail
About QALO

Founded in 2013, we started life as pioneers of the silicone wedding ring, inspired by the belief that you should never have to choose between your own safety and comfort, and showing your commitment to the one you love. That's why we spent years creating ultra durable, 100% safe silicone rings that are also so flexible and lightweight, you'll barely realize you're wearing them.Today, we make a range of active lifestyle products, all purpose-designed to remove the barriers that get in your way, and follow you through life's adventures. Because you should never have to compromise on the things that matter most.

About The Opportunity

We are looking for a designer to join our Product team who can effectively communicate ideas through sketches and turn ideas into 3D. Someone who can balance the aesthetics of great design with functional details needed to bring items to life. The Product Designer will work closely with our teams in Product, Sourcing, Design, and Operations from concept to ideation. This role will report directly to the Director of Product at QALO, and can either work remotely or from our office in Santa Ana, CA.

What You'll Do

  • Based on product briefs, create design tech packs for innovative new products in the category and product types as assigned.
  • Conceptualize product collections based on the following criteria: brand aesthetics, design-function relationship, fashion trends, materials, retail price/cost restrictions, methods of production, and client/buyer directives
  • Communication with Design, Sourcing, and Product teams on any details that need to be updated or changed in the design
  • Prepare all technical specifications & drawings for overseas sample development.
  • Ensure that all deliverables are in-line with our Product Calendar and on-time delivery is met, including seasonal and fast-track items.

What You'll Bring

  • 2+ years related Hardgoods or Accessory Product Design or Industrial Design
  • Extensive knowledge of technical materials, construction methods, and manufacturing processes needed for hard and soft goods.
  • Advanced sketching/rendering skills, using AdobeCS, CAD, and 3D modeling.
    • A plus, if you have a working knowledge of any of the following programs: Solidworks, Rhino, Maya 3D, Fusion 360
  • The ability to effectively communicate the story and intent of the product through design
  • Experience in making independent decisions for the betterment of the team/brand when necessary.
  • Excellent time-management & organizational skills, ability to meet deadlines, and focus even under pressure.

What We Offer

  • Highly competitive salary (and bonus structure).
  • Robust healthcare, dental, and vision plans, including full healthcare coverage for your family.
  • Flexible Paid Time Off.
  • Flexible remote working environment, including a stipend to set up your home office.
  • Exciting role within a growing team and company.
  • Paid time off to vote as part of our membership to Time to Vote.
  • Diversity program including a monthly forum.
  • Monthly paid time off for volunteering.
  • Annual stipend for external Learning & Development opportunities.
  • Access resources to support your financial well-being, including a financial planner.
  • Mental wellness benefits include a subscription to Calm, and access to online sessions with therapists and psychologists.

About Us

We are committed to your success. At Win, we acquire exceptional, customer-focused companies with a proven track record, then plug in our Shared Services platform of world-class experts to take them to the next level. So, instead of trying to scale alone, every brand that joins Win becomes part of a ready-made community and instantly benefits from decades of expertise, as well as pooled resources, shared operational costs, and economies of scale.

It's a tried and trusted model that we've implemented across a broad but carefully curated portfolio spanning everything from customizable apparel and fitness accessories to home fragrances and pet products. But no matter the market, our businesses all share three things in common: an obsession with making their customers happy, a category-defining brand, and clear growth opportunities.

if you are a dynamic professional looking to have an impact on some of the most exciting brands on the market - Let's start a conversation.

Win is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of our staff and inclusive work environment. We recruit qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, or citizenship status. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please don't hesitate to reach out!

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