CAD Designer, Women's Active Apparel

New York, NY
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Meghan Bennett

Job Description:

CAD Designer, Women's Active Apparel Start Date: ASAP Contract Length: 6 Months (with opportunity to extend) Location: New York, NY ** A FORTUNE 500 FASHION COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL CAD DESIGNER FOR THEIR WOMEN’S ACTIVE TEAM ** RESPONSIBILITIES: • Inputting and coloring patterns, manipulating art and layouts, putting patterns in repeat, putting together boards • Create, manipulate, and color all artwork which is needed for product design (graphics, prints, plaids, stripes, logos, screens, appliques, embroideries) • Prioritize and organize creative product work requests based on the seasonal calendar to meet established deadlines • Maintains in-house library of print/pattern /applied art designs for use by design • Stays current on new and developing art and trends to create art concepts • Work closely with designers to create and implement design concepts consistent with private brand strategies • Assists with special projects and responsibilities in CAD (Printer maintenance, updating, filing, updating forms, etc) REQUIREMENTS: • Bachelor’s Degree in Design or equivalent design experience • Working experience in print oriented CAD system, ideally Ned Graphics • Good working knowledge of all software and design tools available in the system • Good eye for design • Proven ability to create fashion right saleable print/pattern • Strong color sense and ability to create coordinate collections of print / pattern work • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills • Ability to support dual teams of CAD and Design

Client Description:

WE WELCOME REFERRALS! CHECK OUT OUR REFERRAL POLICY HERE: $$$$ http://aquent.com/rewards/ WORKING WITH AQUENT Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things: - You're paid weekly - Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk) - Access to Fidelity 401(k) - Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.) - Direct deposit for your paycheck - Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!) - Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ - Access to free online courses via Lynda.com - Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)