Design Technician

Position Purpose

IDeology Design Firm is searching for a Design Technician to support our product development process with solid prototyping and machine operation skills.  At IDeology, our work is distinctive in hybridizing hard goods and soft goods, and we work across mediums, industries and categories, including wearables, VR, apparel, medical and IoT.  Our design process is optimized by iterative physical prototyping.  We’re looking for a new teammate who can excel in our studio with strong hands-on skills, breadth of machinery knowledge and a curiosity and desire to improve the human experience.

Principle Responsibilities

  • Create prototypes and iterate based on feedback

  • Studio machine operations and optimization, including 3D printers, laser cutting, commercial sewing machines, lamination presses, seam taper, etc.

  • Become a process ace and own studio optimization to support projects

  • New machine setup and refine studio layout

  • Support on client product protos and meet client timelines

Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate with technical degree, or equivalent combination of experience and education

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal and written

  • Attention to details

  • Versatility of skills and desire to learn more

  • Self-motivated

  • Excellent hands-on skills

Send resume/CV and portfolio to: gigs@ideologyfirm.com

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.