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Technical Designer, Men's

New York, NY

Company Description

Marc Jacobs International

Job Description

Translates design concepts into finished product.  Ensures that product is developed in a manner consistent with established fit, quality, standards, manufacturer capabilities & cost specifications.

 

  • Update and organize sketches from design and initial specifications.
  • Confirms correctness of sketch with technical requirements of style.
  • Creates technical specification packages that include: illustration, flat sketch with measurements, construction details, sewing instructions, trim sheet.
  • Attends fittings involving design prototypes
  • Works closely with Design, Production team & factories on developing & evaluating samples.
  • Maintains specs & style history.
  • Organizes records of all programs by season.
  • Coordinates & tracks fit schedules.
  • Ensures all prototypes are available for product presentation & finalization.
  • Tracks & monitors sampling process.
  • Ensures that design integrity & original concept is met throughout the entire product development process.
  • Evaluates processes & recommends improvements.

 

Qualifications

 

Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design, Technical Design, Industrial Design, or related field
 
Strong working knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, specification measurement & manufacturing techniques.
 
Experience in writing of product technical specifications.
 
Ability to sketch by hand and computer – mechanical specs & freeform sketches.
 
Ability to think three dimensionally.
 
Strong written & verbal communication skills.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.