1 Nov 2016

Full-Time Industrial Designer/Sr. Industrial Designer 3D CAD form development in SolidWorks, Rhino 3D

Design Engine – Posted by jobsChicago, Illinois, United States

radio-flyer

Job Description

Industrial Designer/Sr. Industrial Designer form development in SolidWorks, Rhino 3D

Radio Flyer is seeking an outstanding Industrial Designer/Sr. Industrial Designer with 3D CAD form dev. SolidWorks, Rhino 3D. 2+ years of experience in toy and/or consumer product design.  This person will play a key role within the design team of a fast-paced Product Development studio located on Chicago’s northwest side.  This designer should have a proven track record of working with innovative concepts and developing them into successful new products.  2D visualization skills, a refined sense of form and rapid idea/concept generation skills are necessary. This individual should be proficient at 3D CAD form development in SolidWorks, Rhino 3D, or both.  The best candidates will have a strong understanding of manufacturing materials, processes, safety requirements, & product costing.  A positive attitude, sense of humor, and openness to give and receive constructive feedback are a must.

Solidworks Opportunity:

To be the World’s Most Loved Children’s Brand, we need the best people to join our team! Radio Flyer holds a special place in people’s hearts. This is true because Radio Flyer transports people to a happy time, to the best parts of childhood, a time when anything was possible. For over 99 years, our company has produced innovative toys that inspire active play, bring smiles and create warm memories that last a lifetime. Beyond our classic Little Red Wagon, Radio Flyer invents and designs some of the most recognizable tricycles, ride-ons, scooters and battery operated vehicles in the industry

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Participating in research for New Product Development & Advanced Concepts projects that lead to product innovation.
  • Concept generation of new Radio Flyer products across all categories
  • Developing & defining the final 3D form for multiple projects on each new product line
  • Concept generation of new Radio Flyer products across all categories
  • Assist in prototype development with our Model Shop Team
  • Work to design products that meet target costs
Required Skills
  • BA/BS or BFA in Industrial Design
  • Minimum 2 years designing toys and/or consumer products
  • Experience in translating user needs and research insights into great product concepts
  • Advanced sketching and rendering skills
  • Passion for developing children’s products
  • 3D Solid modeling experience (SolidWorks and/or Rhino preferred)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Excellent visual, verbal, and written communication skills

Above all, the individual must be committed to our values of • FUNomenal Customer Experiences • Live with Integrity • Yes I Can • Excellence in Everything • Responsible for Success!

S/he will know how to balance multiple priorities, creatively solve problems and work toward big picture objectives without losing sight of important details. Organization, planning, execution and follow-up skills are essential.

Very Important – all resumes must be accompanied by sample portfolios in PDF format or include links to online portfolios in order to be considered for this position

 

How to Apply

APPLY HERE  http://www.radioflyer.com/content/careers-homepage

Job Categories: 3D Modeling, 3D Surfacing, Design Engineer, Industrial Design, Rhino, Solidworks, and Solidworks Surfacing. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: 3D CAD jobs chicago, 3D modeling, Industrial Design, Rhino 3D, and SolidWorks. Job expires in Endless.

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