Senior Carpet Designer position
Suzanne Tick Inc.
Full time product development position for major carpet and resilient flooring manufacturing client. Working hand in hand with design principal and staff to develop creative vision and new products from concept to launch. Five or more years of job experience in contract or residential carpet design.
The Senior Carpet Designer at Suzanne Tick Inc. is responsible fordeveloping pattern designs for quarterly meetings including research, prototype development, pattern repeats, color palettes, finalization of product development and hand-off to mills. Job duties include travel for sample or production trials as necessary, maintaining calendar and reporting systems to track product and project schedules, build and maintain client/mill relationships and provide status updates for internal meetings. Individual should exhibit strategic planning and implementation to build new products and develop a deep understanding of studio aesthetic determined by Suzanne and as perceived by the marketplace
-work well in a team environment
-excellent organizational and time management skills
-excellent communication skills as a Liaison between mills(s) and team
-four year college degree and/or advanced degree
-Know software that interfaces with machinery including Nedgraphics Texcelle, Tuft
-Knowledge of True Coloring and AVA a plus
-Must have excellent design aesthetic and working knowledge of yarn and carpet constructions
-2-3 years experience minimum with 5-10 years job experience preferred
Job details: salary, full time position
Primary Location: ideally the job would be located in NYC, but working remotely could be a possibility as well for well-qualified applicants