Footwear Designer Performance
At a Glance:
We are excited to offer the position of Performance Footwear Designer within our Design team. You will work in a very fast-moving environment where you will be involved in the full design process of footwear creation starting from concept research to product briefings for production.
It’s our purpose to disrupt the footwear market with innovative, highly functional designs. Understanding the consumer’s needs, we translate them into efficient and successful products that are both functional and design-driven. We deliver performance without compromising on style, working at the intersection of design, innovation, product management, development and testing.
- You will be an integral part of the Performance Footwear team
- You own your projects from design concepts up tofinal delivery
- You will work on developing concepts, mock-ups, visuals, 2D and 3D files for new projects
- You will collaborate with our Zurich based development team and our Vietnam based development team on creating functional and performance-driven products
- You hold a bachelor or master’s degree in product/industrial design and/or design engineering
- You have 1-3 years of experience in performance footwear design or footwear design engineering with a major footwear brand
- You have a strong interest and first experience with performance footwear, athletes data as well as a connection to sports which will help you to create new products
- You have a basic knowledge of innovative footwear materials and manufacturing processes
- 2D software skills(Adobe CS) and 3D software skills(Modo, Cinema 4D) are a plus
- You have good sketching and mock-up skills
- You have an innovative mind with a strong drive to push the boundaries offootwear design
- You have excellent communication and presentation skills
- You are able to work in a fast-moving environment and handling several projectsand seasons at the same time
- You have a strong interest in working with cross-functional teams – materials, product managers, designers
- You are fluent in English both written and spoken
What we offer:
We offer a dynamic, challenging and sportive environment that has been ranked as the‘fastest growing sports company’ of its time. With offices across the globe, we are an international team who is hungry to innovate and build something incredible. We foster an active environment where each individual thrives for excellence and can achieve their full potential. This is where your work matters, you’re hands-on and your team members are amongst the very best in their respective disciplines and fields.
If you are driven to bring On to the next level, curious about the opportunity and want to be part of our growing team send us your application, and join the ONiverse!