Apparel Technical Designer 1/10/22
As a Technical Designer, you will serve as the in-house expert of your designated
brands. You will have ownership of the fit and construction of all styles
in those brands from tech pack creation to the TOP sample. Because the Product
Development Department is a multiple team network, you will also be
instrumental in facilitating communication between your Design, Sourcing, and
overseas partners to ensure that all fit & construction details are clearly
technical specification packages using WebPDM with accurate construction and
measurements for costing and sampling.
the life cycle of all styles in your category from creation to production,
including processing all PP and TOP samples.
and maintain a library of specs, patterns, and technical drawings for core
check construction and prepare FIT samples for fittings
in fit sessions with the pattern maker and Designer to ensure styling intent
and fit is being executed accurately.
all sample’s patterns and make some revisions to basic patterns using Gerber
all fit and construction changes clearly to internal partners and overseas
all TNA calendar requirements and work "outside of the box" with
manager/ pattern maker to resolve any fit or construction issues that could
affect the approved timelines.
in store visits to learn more about our guests and ensure quality garments are
on the selling floor.
the market for sizing, quality, and construction techniques to assist with
competitive fit analyses for your designated brands.
your workload independently and pivot as the demands of the business change.
in Fashion Design or equivalent work experience
years of technical design experience in the apparel industry
of garment construction and stitch types
in pattern making, specifically using Gerber computerized pattern design.
written and verbal communication skills, fluent in English.
in Word, Excel, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, WebPDM/ PLM.