You are curious and question the status quo. You bring a different perspective and are eager to share it. You have a keen interest in the future of technology and would rather help create it than wait for it. You are culturally aware and can connect trends into wants and needs. You always put the user first and design simple, intuitive and beautiful products and experiences. You aren’t afraid to make mistakes and learn from them. You enjoy collaborating with others on complex problems and thrive in a fast-paced environment. Every challenge is an opportunity.
Within 15 days, immerse yourself in the brand and existing product.
Within 30 days, participate in current projects and provide feedback.
Within 60 days, responsible for assigned projects.
What You’ll Need:
BA/BS degree in Industrial Design or equivalent practical experience.
Stellar portfolio with experience in the entire product development cycle - from brief to sketch to production
Must have experience designing consumer electronics
Ability to create relevant CMF iterations based on consumer and industry trends
Strong core design skills (proportions, colour, form, typography, presentation) and a sense of design & visual culture (graphics, functionality, fashion, ergonomics, cultural & technological trends, history).
Excellent in visualizing concepts using industry standard 2D and 3D tools such as Photoshop/Illustrator, Solidworks, Sketchbook, and Keyshot.
Excellent written, listening and oral communication skills.
Bonus points for:
Strong understanding of mechanical design, manufacturing and engineering requirements and constraints.
Good foundation on UX (physical and digital)
Knowledge and experience in user research methodologies
Feel like you can’t tick all the boxes above? If you have some of the skills and experience that we’re looking for and are willing to use your talent to learn the rest, we encourage you to apply!
Day-to-day, we challenge each other to constantly raise the bar, encourage unconventional thinking to achieve innovative breakthroughs, and are passionately committed to surpassing our goals. We advocate a healthy lifestyle and promote continuous learning in a flexible work environment. Most of all, we set visionary goals, and we’re passionate about building the best, most impactful products that people will love.
Thalmic is a hardware + software company building exciting technologies that will shape the future of human-computer interaction, backed by a world-class team of investors including Intel Capital, Spark Capital and The Amazon Alexa Fund.
We announced our first product, the Myo gesture control armband, in 2013, and pre-sold over 10,000 units in the first 48 hours. Myo is now shipping worldwide and has gone on to win numerous awards, including Digital Trends’ “Best of CES 2014” Award for Cool Tech.