Industry leader in Sleepwear & Intimate Apparel is seeking a Technical Designer to join our team.
Technical Designer will be responsible for the proper technical design of bras, panties and seamless development through production, including time management of the fit process.
Ability to multitask and execute on designer brands as well as private label brands simultaneously and make quality/ brand appropriate corrections while maintaining fit calendar.
Support the development of proto samples with clear direction of design aesthetic, fit intent and sewing construction according to design sew-by-sample, pattern and BOM.
Responsible for all aspects of the fit process; Evaluate fit and construction during each stage of the development cycle from concept to production.
Maintain clear and detailed Tech Packs for each style/ brand with comments, photos, flat sketches, measurement and sewing changes.
Track and manage workflow and ensure all calendar deadlines are met.
Foster open communication in a cohesive team environment with all departments involved.
Build and maintain relationship with sourcing partners.
Work closely with Designers, Sales and Tech team to ensure correct fit aesthetic.
Measure all samples prior fitting.
Adhere to and update fit T&A.
Enter grade rule into graded specs.
Fit and approve PP & TOP samples with Design.
Must attend all Line in Progress meetings for each brand you are responsible for.
5+ years of bras & panties technical design experience
Proficiency in MS Office, Photoshop, Illustrator and PLM
Knowledge of bra and panties fit process
Experience with live and form fit sessions
Ability to prepare tech packs with concise information, scans, images and details for overseas production
Excellent communication and presentation skills