Crocs: Product Developer
Posted on 3/22/2023
Broomfield, CO, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Industrial Design, Marketing, Business, or a related field is required
  • Two (2+) years of experience in product creation or similar role is required. Education, beyond requirements, in a related field may substitute for professional experience requirement on a year for year basis
  • Expanded conceptual understanding of the product development and manufacturing process
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to help establish or improve process
  • Shown verbal and written communication skills with an ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives
  • Be a problem solver, who can work independently, and deal with ambiguity using experience and precedent
  • Able to develop situational responses for unique process exceptions
  • Detail oriented, self-motivated with strong decision-making capabilities
  • Effective collaborator adept at working efficiently within a team and cross-functionally
  • Informal leadership and mentorship abilities
  • Some domestic and international travel may be required
  • Demonstrate a passion for premium product and team building
  • Excellent team player attitude
  • Passionate about team culture and being surrounded by good people
  • Work with a global, cross-functional product creation team from design and development breakthroughs through commercialization to build products that go above and beyond
  • Ability to analyze design packs and prepare for factory results
  • Maintain Product Bill of Materials (BOM) and communicate costing for products in development
  • Identify potential manufacturing, efficiency and costing concerns during the product development cycle and cost targets
  • Be responsible for the sample process, including submitting clear sample request, summarize product tear-downs within the team, and document and communicate any revisions accordingly
  • Communicate opportunities to product teams for improved construction, materials, and components to improve functionality, aesthetics, duty, and fit
  • Initiate meetings with product teams during various phases of development to review, evaluate, update and ultimately drive the decision-making process that leads to on-time production confirmation and goals
  • Ability to identify process improvement opportunities
  • Ability to work independently and provide guidance to team through explanation of facts and policies
  • Ability to speak to and predict margin and duty classification
  • Assist on production quality issues when vital
  • A strong foundation of supplier capabilities, factory relations, quality issues, material pricing, and lead times
  • Understands and maintains standards for design quality and development process
  • Successfully able to navigate and prioritize results in a fast-paced working environment
  • Ability to adjust with the constantly evolving needs of the business
  • Responsible for the physical management and storage of prototypes and samples
  • Proactively maintain clear team communication regarding the product development status
  • Understand and drive timelines with our cross-functional departments, manufacturing partners, and material supply chain

5,001-10,000 employees

Casual footwear
Company Overview
Crocs' mission is to provide comfort for three key segments of local and global communities: families, animals and the environment.
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Paid time away from work
  • Financial wellness programs
  • Global company
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Paid family leave
Company Core Values
  • Delightfully democratic
  • People-purposed design
  • Inherent simplicity
  • Imaginative innovation
  • Unapologetic optimism
  • Confidently comfortable