Technical Designer - Offline Sports Bras And Seamless

AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS
New York, NY, USA
Posted 11 days ago
Full time

Job description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Responsible for examining and measuring proto, fit and production samples to ensure accurate execution of requested measurements, quality, and construction and overall fit of garments. Aid Designers in achieving desired point of view of garments when creating technical packages and evaluating overall fit and construction. While working in a fast paced team centric setting that is solution oriented.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Represent the Company interest of universal and consistent fit and proper construction
  • Liaise with Design and Production to communicate company point of view to vendors
  • Able to identify construction issues and quality concerns and recommend solutions to solve
  • Lead / facilitate fit sessions
  • Possess strong technical knowledge and pattern making skills to act as a point person within the department
  • Communicate development and fit information, from initial concept through TOP samples, through written reports, phone conversations, and sketches and/or pattern corrections, in a timely manner
  • Maintain fit standards, written reports, records and samples
  • Ability to present to Cross Functional Teams as well as in front of large groups
  • Create and maintain tracking reports of sample status
  • Able to support the process to onboard a new vendor
  • Ability to work in a hybrid environment, which will require working in person/in-office for a portion or all of a week based on the needs of the business
  • In person/in-office collaboration will be required for work centralized around product development, milestone meetings, fittings, and approvals
  • Perform other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience and education
  • 5-8+ years related experience; pattern skills required
  • Pattern grading experience
  • Bra sizing, extended sizing and grading experience
  • Intimates construction and terminology experience
  • Pad and Wire development experience would be a plus
  • Innovation knowledge
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • Ability to partner between many departments / internal business partners
  • Strong Microsoft Suite skills specifically Excel
  • PLM Experience
  • Must be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks at once
  • Sports bra fitting experience
  • Seamless fitting and grading experience
PAY/BENEFITS INFORMATION:

  • Actual starting pay is determined by various factors, including but not limited to relevant experience and location
  • Subject to eligibility requirements, associates may receive health care benefits (including medical, vision, and dental); wellness benefits; 401(k) retirement benefits; life and disability insurance; employee stock purchase program; paid time off; paid sick leave; public health emergency leave; parental leave and benefits
  • AEO may also provide discretionary bonuses and other incentives at its discretion

American Eagle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Additional Information

  • Anticipated Pay Range: $75,000 - $110,000

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