Description

We are seeking a Senior Industrial Designer, with an emphasis on structural packaging. Ideal candidates will have an outstanding packaging portfolio and experience building and guiding a team of designers.

We are hiring to support a long-term partnership with a fortune 500 client who is transforming their ecosystem of products and reshaping their entire category with fuseproject. The overall program has a multi-year trajectory and spans across all studio disciplines.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Defining and leading the activities required to generate a clear, compelling, and actionable design point of view for the packaging team.
  • Primary content creator responsible for all design deliverables on the project.
  • Collaborating with program managers and design leads to define and refine scope, brief, and approach to the project.
  • Strong hands on skill as well as solid ability to collaborate with Brand and Strategy teams to ensure 2D and 3D is aligned.
  • Strong client relation skills a must. Ability to interact independently with the client to further fuseproject’s design point of view and to support the continuity of design vision throughout the production process.
  • Mentoring Level I & II Industrial Designers and Interns.
  • Ongoing and day-to-day involvement with the client’s engineering, science/R&D, operations, and manufacturing teams.
  • International travel required.

    Qualifications

    • 5-8 years of relevant experience in Industrial/Packaging Design, packaging development, production process, consulting agency, in-house experience, or equivalent.
    • Deep knowledge of packaging materials, sustainable materials, packaging production processes
    • Deep understanding of quality control and other techniques for manufacturing
    • Familiarity with Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG)/products/manufacturing
    • Willingness to take direction and learn from others
    • Passionate thinker about consumer behavior
    • Multilingual skills are welcome
    • Sensitivity to international consumers and markets
    • Strong sketching skills, model making, Adobe Creative Suite, CAD (Rhino, Alias, or Solidworks), Keyshot, ArtiosCAD a plus.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial/Product Design

    How to Apply

    Please submit application materials and a recent portfolio via the application link

    fuseproject

    fuseproject

    1401 16th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94103

    About Us

    Founded in 1999 by Yves Béhar, fuseproject is an award-winning, integrated design agency. Taking a long-term approach to developing products, experiences and brands, fuseproject works globally and across a wide array of industries as diverse as technology, furniture, fashion, environmental design, and consumer goods.