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Senior Product Designer (R&D)

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CONAIR is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of nationally branded personal, health & beauty product, kitchen and electronic appliances, its founding since 1959, with its Far East Headquarter in Kwun Tong (Near Ngau Tau Kok MTR Station). 

We have over 20 global commercial brands includes many category leaders, such as, Conair®, Cuisinart®, Babyliss®, Vidal Sassoon®, Revlon® and Scunci ®. We are proud of our success and optimistic about the future. Across the board, our products stand for performance, quality and innovation.

We are looking to expand our exciting and fast paced Industrial Design team.  We would like to invite caliber applicants for the following position:

Job Description

If you are a talented and self-motivated product designer and want to make a difference, this may be a challenging opportunity for you. The right person should bear deep curiosity about how things work and a strong desire to make things better.  Able to work closely with product management, engineering and innovation teams.  The main responsibility is to generate concept solutions to meet consumer needs and solve the problems within commercial and technical constraints, and develop successful designs into fully resolved ID models.

We want you to be passionate and ambitious, enjoy challenges and grow with added responsibilities.  You are creative and full of ideas.  You love a fast paced environment and work efficiently.  You are able to gather insights, synthesis information, think strategically and deliver results.  You can work independently as well as a great team player who enjoy working closely together with multi-discipline teams and end users, and view success as a team effort.

Main Roles & Responsibilities:

  • This position must meet multiple deadlines and goals in regard to analyzing research and designing products for presentation to customers, new product development and research projects
  • Project management: taking responsibility for project development from concepts to working prototypes
  • Provide creative ideas and turn abstract concepts into solid designs that are functional and stylish within commercial and technical constraints
  • Lead and guide junior designers and work together with engineers independently under tight schedules
  • Work with different departments and vendors to develop new product concept
  • Conduct workshops and brainstorming sessions and ideation activities
  • Conduct research, organize and perform user studies and interviews to learn about user needs and behavior
  • Track trends and apply the information toward new product designs
  • Punctual work delivery and strong sense of responsibility
  • Travel to PRC is required on request

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree holder in Product/Industrial Design with minimum 8 years working experience in design agency or related area with product/industrial design knowledge and a proven understanding of the development process of new products.  Work experience in electrical appliances for global market is an advantage.
  • Highly developed conceptual, creative and analytical skills
  • High color acuity and with good experience in product finishing and color proposals
  • Strong commercial design sense, entrepreneurial, multi-tasking and able to work independently under tight schedules
  • Strong communication, visual and oral presentation skills, good at storytelling
  • Proficiency in 3D and 2D software such as 3D: Creo, Solidworks and KeyShot; 2D: Adobe Photoshop,  Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Office
  • Good at hand sketching is a definite advantage
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua

 

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We now invite high caliber talents with progressive career prospects to join us as follows.

  • Strong interest on product innovation
  • Creative, energetic, independent and able to work under pressure.
  • Much aggressive with strong curiosity, can interactive with the team members
  • Strong project management skill
  • Analytical mind, good in problem solving, result orientated
  • Sensitive on technologies update and global trends

Key Responsibilities:

  • Product development from conceptual design to production
  • Market research / Patents search / New component & material research
  • Engineering test / Benchmark samples analysis
  • New ideation (Brainstorming / concept sketch)
  • Technical problem solving /Product construction design
  • Preparing 3D design drawings / Prototype evaluation
  • Need to manage multi-projects to meet deadlines
  • Reporting to the team manager, responsible to collaborating with designers, different department and vendors in support of new product development

Job Requirements:

  • Higher Diploma / Degree / Master in Mechanical/Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering/Product innovation or related disciplines
  • Minimum 4 years working experience of product development in electrical appliances or related industry
  • Proficiency in 2D & 3D modelling software: Creo, Solidworks, AutoCAD
  • Good in Microsoft Office for preparing product presentation/research PPT, test report, analysis document/excel file
  • Knowledge on product manufacturing, plastic molding, electrical & electronic component, electrical safety standard
  • Strong communication, visual and oral presentation skills
  • Product rendering skill (e.g. Keyshot) & video editing skill (e.g. Power director, iMovie)  are an advantage
  • Good spoken and written English and Chinese (An added advantage in Mandarin)
  • Travel to China office is required for 1-2 days per week
  • Oversea applicant is also welcome
  • Less experience may consider as junior position engineer or trainee

 

 

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