Senior Footwear Product Designer

Xero Shoes - Broomfield, CO

Full-time

Want to be a part of a fast-growing company making a real difference in people's lives? Come work with Xero Shoes!

As our Senior Footwear Product Designer, you will be the primary designer for a rapidly growing and unique footwear company: Xero Shoes. Not a cog in the wheel of a large corporation, you will take the lead in designing exciting new models that will inspire key consumers and lead our business forward.

You will work under the direction of the Chief Product Officer and be responsible for seasonal product brainstorming, initial designs, final designs, tech packs and working with and supporting the development team.

You will respect, build on and innovate the brand equity, performance deliverables, product DNA, and Red Line of the Xero Shoes product. You will communicate creative strategies, product concepts and consumer insights to internal and external audiences and proactively follow the execution of all product details, including construction, color, form, style detail, fit performance and cost/value requirements. You will review all samples with the internal team and clearly communicate changes required.

You will formulate seasonal material and color stories for the line, as well as trend information and communicate them at brainstorm sessions. You will travel to Asia to work with our team there, attend select trade shows and meetings with key retailers.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design or Product Design

8 years Footwear Design experience

Proficient in digital design soft wear such as AI and In Design

Knowledge and experience in technical footwear manufacturing processes, rapid prototyping and 3-D model making processes

Outgoing and professional team player

Managerial and business planning skills are a plus

Free hand sketching and artistic flair are appreciated

How to Apply

Interested persons should send their Resume/CV and cover letter indicating their salary requirements to our HR consultant handling this search on behalf of Xero Shoes. All interested applicants should send their applications to Mark Genkinger, HR Consultant.

To learn more about Xero Shoes, please visit our website at: www.xeroshoes.com.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $80,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Product Design: 8 years (Preferred)
  • Designing: 8 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)