Senior Technical Designer (Activewear)
My client is one of the largest lifestyle retailer with buying office in Hong Kong, they are looking for a Senior Technical Designer work closely with the Design and PD team for the garment technical design.
Job Duties :
Responsible for executing the technical design process from development to final fit.
Responsible for ensuring that products are developed in a manner consistent with established fits, quality standard, manufacturer capabilities and cost specifications for Men's, Women's and Boys' apparel.
Work closely with Design and Development team of patterns, samples and garment specifications to complete and update Design Tech Pack.
Handle both live model and dummy fitting, provide corrections and suggestion on proto samples and patterns regrading to garment specifications, fit, construction and workmanship.
Develop and maintain pattern libraries (E-patterns) and keep track all sample process and approvals till delivery.
Travel to factories for any technical fitting issues, provide training to suppliers and internal design and development team.
Diploma or above in Clothing or Textile related disciplines
Minimum 5 years of Technical Design / Pattern making field experience
Experience in handling action sports and casual wear is a plus
Extensive experience in multiple product categories (general apparel, footwear and accessories)
Well versed in garment sewing construction
Pattern making, grading and fit adjustment knowledge
Working knowledge of apparel specification computer system such as AI photo shop, Geber, WebPLM, Lectra, equivalent. Knowledge of Pattern Making PDS computer system (including, Gerber, Lectra, Tukatech) is a plus.
Detailed oriented and adapted to fast-paced environment
Good command of written and spoken English and Mandarin