If you love adventure, great gear, and have a passion for the outdoors, you're in good company at Osprey. We’re looking for a Product Designer to join our Design Team at our Headquarters in Cortez, Colorado.
Our Purpose & Core Values
We relentlessly innovate to ease your journey and inspire adventure
•INNOVATION: We have no patience for those who say "impossible"
•INTEGRITY: We choose candor, humility, and honesty. The path we seek always points positive
•QUALITY: Our promise is built on a bedrock of quality. We believe loyalty is continuously earned and we stand behind what we do
•RESPECT: Our community is open and inclusive to all. Our differences fuel our strengths
•STEWARDSHIP: We have a duty of care for the people, places, and things we touch; we are steadfast in our resolve to leave our world better than we found it
What You'll Do
The Product Designer’s focus is to deliver innovative seasonal gear carrying solutions and special designs, ranging from packs to wheeled travel, accessories, and hydration. The Product Designer is responsible for delivering all aspects of the design from concept to pre-production via prototyping, testing, sourcing, color/fabric/trims processes, and specification documentation.
•Successfully deliver innovative Seasonal Designs and Special Projects
•Conduct research on industry trends and current product function, analyze how design can innovate and introduce NVI’s
•Conceptualize innovative solutions for future pack designs, pack features, components and accessories
•Work with the Sample Room to understand sewing and construction capabilities in order to translate designs into aesthetically pleasing, manufactural products
•Prototype, test and review design concepts in order to develop functional, high quality solutions.
•Clearly present design thinking at product reviews via sketching, prototypes, color boards, CAD, etc.
•Interact with suppliers and developers to source appropriate materials
•Develop custom components where necessary using CAD and rapid prototyping processes
•Explore, vet, refine and specify pack color, trims and graphic details
•Research and explore material manufacturing methods
What We Are Looking For
•Education: Product or Industrial Design Degree
•Experience: 3-5 years professional product design experience
•Proficiency in software such as SolidWorks or Rhino; Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign; MS Office
•Ability to communicate via drawing and hand illustration; verbal presentation, email, conferencing and phone
•Ability to work unsupervised and towards strict timelines; Strong organization and record keeping skills
•Ability to be very flexible on the job, to move freely from one project to another
•Familiarity with outdoor gear and components; A passion for the outdoors, bicycling and traveling a plus
•Sewing and pattern making skills a plus
•Must show design portfolio in order to be considered for this position
Travel: Ability to travel as needed
Osprey Perks & Benefits
•Pay Range: The approximate hiring salary range for this role is $65,000/yr. - $80,000/yr. Final compensation may vary from posted hiring range based upon work experience, education, and/or skill level, as well as internal equity and alignment with market data
•Share in our Success: Eligible for Profit Sharing and Osprey’s Company Appreciation Plan
•Paid Time Off (PTO): 14 Days PTO to start, 9 Paid Holidays plus 2 Floating Holidays, as well as Volunteer and Outings Paid Time-off
•We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits program. Check out our website at www.osprey.com/careers for a summary
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