It's an exciting time at Bed Bath and Beyond….. we have ambitious plans to expand our Owned Brand (private label) offering over the next 1-3 years. We are looking for talented individuals in design and product development in a range of home products – come join us!
Please included your resume and portfolio samples when you apply.
The Industrial Designer for Kitchen is responsible for developing all design strategies for Cook & Bakeware, Kitchen Utensils and Kitchen Knives categories. This Industrial Designer is also responsible for ensuring that brand right, on-trend product is presented to the merchant team in a timely and profitable manner, while also developing growth business and product strategy.
Developing and iterating designs through sketches, prototypes, renderings as outlined by Hard Home Design Director
Developing products from concept to factory production while keeping within budgets and timelines
Understanding the design idioms, briefs and categories & producing designs for designated BBB Owned Brands
Use CAD software to refine designs and create virtual models of products
Utilize 3D printing to create product prototypes that are both non-functional and working in order to evaluate their practicality
Utilize computer-aided industrial design (CAID) software to instruct manufacturing equipment how to build the finalized product design and present to manufacturing department
Independent thinker and worker who can easily adapt to a team approach
Job Skills & Qualifications Required:
Robust CAD design knowledge and experience
An analytical thinker who is energized by solving problems through design
Knowledge of engineering for Cook & Bakeware, Kitchen Utensils, Kitchen Knives
Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office, as well as industry-specific programs like SolidWorks
Baccalaureate degree in industrial design Preferred:
Experience with domestic or international cookware, bakeware, kitchen prep manufacturer
Overseas factory experience
Work from home via TEAMS or ZOOM meetings until quarantine is lifted.
Possible meetings at Union, NJ office when quarantine is lifted
Engage collaboratively with all members of the Design Team