GE Appliances, a Haier company Senior Designer - 1B Innovation in Shanghai, China

Job Location

CHN, Shanghai, Shanghai

Job Posting Title

Senior Designer - 1B Innovation

The Challenge

GE Appliances’ FirstBuild is a global co-creation community that harnesses the brainpower of the maker movement to change the way major home appliances are conceived, designed and manufactured. A physical state-of-the-art microfactory and online forum, FirstBuild speeds products from mind to market and enables customization through small batch production, without the costs and risks of traditional mass manufacturing. The Senior Program Manager will work within a committed, energized, multi-disciplined team while leading key NPI efforts at FirstBuild.

What you will Do

  • According to the design requirements, accurately interpret the customer or consumer needs, carry out product industrial design and independent proposal;

  • Responsible for drawing design: 3D model drawings, product appearance, etc.;

  • Corporate with mechanical and electronic design engineers to determine design feasibility and follow the implementation of the design;

  • Responsible for tracking the realization and adjustment of product appearance during the development process to ensure the market acceptance of the final product appearance;

  • Responsible for company promotional documents, graphic design;

  • Track and research Industrial Design (ID) and Color Material Finishing (CMF) technology development trend, generate design suggestions for new product line;

  • Pre-study the appearance of products with market competitiveness and form product design database;

What you need to Succeed

  • Bachelor degree or above in industrial design, art design and other related majors;

  • 5 -10 years’ experiences in finished good product design; familiar with appliances as well as IOT product design, development and production process;

  • Excellent modeling ability to effectively convey design ideas through hand-drawn or use Sketch, 3D models, rendering, and quick models;

  • Professional knowledge and skills in 2D drawing SW such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator or Autodesk Sketchbook etc., can independently complete 3D renderings with KeyShot and 3D modeling with SolidWorks, Rhino or Autodesk Alias etc.;

  • Familiar with materials processing technology, processing methods, the structure of the appliances products, materials, manufacturing processes etc.;

  • Deep understanding of the brand, can be well reflected it in product design;

  • Keen insight and innovative in design;

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.