We are creating the Product Designer role to ensure we develop and create a product range and assortment that best serves our customer – from bras to undies and beyond. The focus of the role is to identify the core product needs of our customer, develop an assortment – styles and colors – to meet those needs, and to continue innovating on our current patented technology to develop additional product categories. Specifically, the person in this role will spend time truly understanding our customers’ comfort, style, price, and general product needs. They will then translate those needs into a product assortment, working closely with the rest of the product team and under the direction of the CEO. Additionally, the Product Designer will help lead R&D efforts to continue expanding the Trusst IP portfolio.
Identify target customer needs in collaboration with the marketing team
Deliver updates on market trends, new technologies and materials that can enhance new product lines
Deliver an assortment, across all relevant categories, that meets our target customer needs
Direct the fit process to ensure our patterns meet the comfort requirements of our target customer
Assist product team in working with vendors to ensure on time delivery
Experience and Characteristics
2-3 years of successful experience as a product designer (fashion design experience a plus)
Experience and interest within the Apparel and Lingerie markets
Experience reading and analyzing patents, R&D experience and passion to create out of the box solutions
Insight and knowledge about the product development and launch process
Self-starter who has a bias for action and is driven to succeed
Organized and efficient communicator
Moves easily between leader and team member depending on situational needs
Drives decision making thru influence and action
Understands and lives by the concept of Done. Done. Done.
Must be comfortable in a fast-moving, flexible, “startup” environment.
Motivated to change the way things are done and have an impact
Experience with design software (Adobe Creative Suite), SolidWorks experience a plus
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience; mix of base pay and equity
Trusst is a brand for women by women. Our mission is simple - to empower every woman to feel beautiful and comfortable in her own skin. We have developed a patent-pending system of bra support for the fuller busted (DD+) woman. Our revolutionary technology, backed by several years of R&D, provides unparalleled support and comfort without the pain caused by traditional underwires. The brand was f...ounded in 2014, and successfully funded on Kickstarter in 2015. Our first collection of products were launched, exclusively on-line, in the Fall of 2016. Our goal is no less than building the pre-eminent lingerie brand in the rapidly growing e-commerce sector of the bra industry, filling a huge need for millions of women around the world.