T - shirt / Apparel Designer

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Tamira Imondi

Job Description:

We are hiring a T-shirt apparel designer with high-end or luxury apparel experience for a fortune 500 retail brand Headquarted in San Diego. Must have an on-line portfolio with your t-shirt designs to be considered along with 3 + years experience. 

Briefly describe this role 
Answer - Design profitable graphics for apparel line using storytelling, craft, and excellent art and design that compliments our brand aesthetic. Working closely with design management, to ensure brand guardrails and deadlines and budgets are adhered to. 

Question - What tasks will this position perform? 
Answer - - Create original art, illustrations, graphics for t-shirts. - Responsible for detailing art for sampling and production by preparing tech packs for manufacture 

Question - What are the required skills for this role? 
Answer - - Possess an extensive working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator. - Must be able to design within brand guardrails. - Knowledge of printing techniques, illustration, typography and current industry trends. - Must be good with color, fabrics and trims with and eye for current graphic trends - Must be highly proficient in Mac/Apple Platform - Strong verbal and written communication skills required 

Question - What are the preferred skills for this role? 
Answer - - 3 years of experience designing for fashion brand. - Experience designing print and pattern repeats. 

Question - Additional Comments 
Answer - - A "young men's or gender neutral" hand will be a better fit for this role.