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Industrial Designer

Date: Jan 6, 2019

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Vizio Inc.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and America’s #1 Sound Bar company. Our mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products and services with the latest innovations at the best value for our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart. We are currently seeking an Industrial Designer at our Irvine, CA headquarters.

 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a critical thinker, creative problem solver with a keen sense of aesthetics and the design tools to help the team bring compelling ideas to fruition.
  • Have the ability to work effectively in a constantly changing environment, and knows how to adapt to these changes gracefully.  Even with things in flux, maintains focus and has excellent follow-through skills to complete all tasks skillfully and on time.
  • Personable, easy to work with, and passionate about creating innovative products and experiences. Must be articulate, resourceful and extremely meticulous.
  • Have the ability to communicate ideas and concepts visually (as this is a hands-on position), and doing whatever it takes to get products to market on time – including sketching, CAD modeling and rendering, some partner management and production follow through. The candidate must demonstrate a balance of both creative and analytical aptitude, as well as exceptional visual talent, instinct and problem solving skills.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Synthesize information from management, marketing, engineering and development partners in addition to user/design/industry research to design and refine products solutions.
  • Excellence in 2D sketching and visualization, 3D surfacing and photo realistic rendering.
  • Follow through to sweat the details, solve challenges and enforce design intent.
  • Understand user behavior as it relates to design and have a passion for creating meaningful user experiences.
  • Team player that will be able to handle multiple different tasks to support the team.
  • Make and take constructive criticism while maintaining a sense of humor and a balanced perspective.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Design concept exploration and development (research, brainstorm, ideation, CMF exploration, 3D modeling, renderings, etc.)
  • IDME ODM interaction and detail oversight/management from concept to mass production
  • Cross-functional collaboration (Product, program, engineering, marketing, BP, legal, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum education level of: Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design
  • Years of related work experience: 1-3 years
  • Provide a portfolio link or pdf (max 5mb)
  • Proficient with: Solidworks, Keyshot, Adobe suite, and MS Office

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Consumer Electronics experience – proven experience taking multiple projects from concept to mass production

 

VIZIO, Inc. offers excellent career opportunity as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.  We are an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

 


Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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