Mid-Senior Technical Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 03 March 2018
Twitter: @studioxag
Job Listing Added: 01 February 2018

StudioXAG are looking for a Middleweight to Senior Technical Designer to join our team in East London.

StudioXAG specialise in art direction, design and fabrication for retail environments. Our projects range from global window roll-outs to pop-up shops & show stopping bespoke displays, we take pride in executing all of our work to the highest standard.

You would be joining a small team in a challenging, exciting and creative environment and you will have the opportunity to work with great brands on interesting projects, and see your work 'go live' within a very short space of time.

The role will involve:

  • Overseeing/advising on all design work at StudioXAG, from a technical perspective
  • Bridging the gap between creative design and production
  • Producing technical drawings, CAD files for CNC/Laser cutting etc.
  • Solving technical problems and advising all designers on technical issues, throughout all projects
  • Helping to deliver fully resolved designs to both our in-house construction team and outsourced contractors
  • Managing junior designers
  • Working closely with project managers on budgets and costings for entire project to make sure technical and creative integrity is maintained
  • Lead design on more complicated technical projects
  • Client facing duties when required
  • Managing internal and external fabrication processes
  • Liaising with suppliers, clients and project managers to ensure projects are well communicated and on-track

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 3 years technical design experience within the retail display/shop-fitting industry
  • An expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, 2D and 3D CAD software
  • An active interest in all areas of design, with experience and knowledge in a variety of different design practices
  • The ability to produce quick, high quality work
  • An excellent understanding of fabrication, materials and assembly processes
  • Good attention to detail

How to Apply

This is a full-time position with immediate start, based at our studios in East London.
If you think this role would suit you, please send a portfolio, cover letter and CV to [email protected]