Director – Industrial Design
Posted on 3/25/2024
SharkNinja

1,001-5,000 employees

Vacuum & kitchen appliances
Company Overview
At SharkNinja, their purpose is to positively impact people's lives every day in every home around the world. They work very hard to provide their consumers with high quality, exciting 5-star products that make life easier.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$558.6M

Founded

1994

Headquarters

Needham, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

25%

2 year growth

41%
Locations
Needham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
Communications
Adobe Creative Suite
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
CategoriesNew
Brand Design
Industrial Design
Product & UX/UI Design
UI/UX & Design
Requirements
  • BS in Industrial Design or a related field.
  • 7+ years of experience in industrial design or a related role.
  • 2+ years of management and leadership experience.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) along with good sound interpersonal skills.
  • Highly skilled in relevant CAD programs (Solidworks, Rhino, Creo), Keyshot and Adobe suite.
  • Experience in AI driven design (desirable).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision or guidance.
  • Solid analytical skills with a strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and react rapidly to new information.
Responsibilities
  • Lead a dynamic team of designers and collaborate with our Color, Material and Finish team.
  • Collaborate with leadership to establish and maintain principles, methods, and techniques to ensure the implementation of operational strategy.
  • Analyzes and identifies areas of improvement for the existing design department.
  • Monitors and supervises from conception to implementation of product development and ensures the product design development process and product execution objectives are achieved.
  • Works with departments to ensure the designs, features, and end-to-end consumer experience are maintained throughout the product development implementation.
  • Sets clear objectives, provides ongoing performance feedback, and evaluates potential to lead, develop, and manage cross-functional global teams.