Industrial Design - Hawthorne, CA

Hawthorne, California
Nov 16, 2023
Dec 01, 2023
Engineering, Industrial
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
New Journey AI/Genesis10 is actively seeking a resource for a 11 month Contract position with potential for extension or conversion.

Looking for an Industrial Design Contractor to focus on the development of industrial design and CMF (Color, Materials, and Finish) of our clients doorbell camera and security devices and accessories. You will deliver design solutions that reflect an understanding of the customer's needs while balancing the underlying complexity or technical constraints. You must be proficient in a broad range of industrial design approaches such as 2D sketches, quick prototypes, advanced 3D models with class-A surfacing, and photo-realistic renderings. You will help solve hardware-related design & engineering problems, applying appropriate materials, technologies, and best practices. You will effectively partner with peers, suppliers, and manufacturers to build and validate your designs. You must understand the product development process and know how to design for manufacturability. Our ideal candidate must be self-motivated, adaptable, flexible, and able to manage multiple projects independently.

Key job responsibilities:
  • Develop technically viable and compelling design solutions through 2D sketches, 3D CAD models, and quick handmade/3D printed prototypes, and deliver photo-realistic renderings for presentations.
  • Collaborate with engineers on front-end designs and DFM/DFA reviews, and achieve best production quality in terms of craftsmanship, cost, and engineering.
  • Work with CMF design team on CMF documentation & technical graphics, and deliver a unified vision for the color, materials, and finish design.
  • Sync up with other designers, engineers, and program managers across different time zones with an expected early morning and/or evening time online
    meetings weekly.
Basic qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Industrial Design.
  • 5+ years in Industrial Design Contractor
  • Excellent 2D and 3D visualization skills with attention to details.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to interface with internal design, cross-functional product development teams and suppliers.
  • An exceptional design portfolio with successful products in the market.
  • Proven ability to create and maintain cross-functional working relationships, communicate design concepts, and to deliver successful designs under tight deadlines.
  • A comprehensive set of prototyping skills from quick foam models to fabricating more complex functional learning prototypes.
  • A proven track record of collaborating successfully with engineering and product marketing teams to develop designs and bring successful products to market.
  • Experience with consumer electronics design and/or camera device design is a plus.
  • Only candidates available and ready to work directly as NJAI/Genesis10 employees will be considered for this position.

Compensation: $40.00 per hour

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

About New Journey/Genesis10:

New Journey, a Genesis10 company, is a leader in staffing, providing opportunities in light industrial, finance/accounting, financial services, human resources, data, administrative, autonomous vehicles, business operations, and legal, amongst others. These opportunities provide professional growth with direct-hire, contract, & contract-to-hire roles at Fortune 1000 and mid-market companies.

Benefits of working with New Journey include:
  • Weekly pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Behavioral Health Platform
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
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New Journey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.