Experience Requirements BA Degree in Graphic Design (or equivalent).
2-5 years 3D rendering/graphic design industry experience.
Portfolio demonstrating creativity and skill relative to experience.
Job Skills & Traits Proficient with software: Zbrush, Maya, Keyshot, or like 3D rendering program. InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
Proficient in 3D product rendering. plush, toys, point of sale Displays.
Knowledge of materials, plastic, fabrics, that would be used in manufacturing of toys and plush animals.
Ability to hand or digitally render product concepts
Excellent conceptual sketcher.
Design and produce presentations and assets for new client pitches.
Strong organization, communication, time management skills required; project/personnel management experience.
Flexible; works well with change in a face-paced environment.
Ability to work closely and effectively with other members of design group and clients.
Requires moderate supervision; works under the direction of Manager/Director; works effectively within Creative Services.
Proficient with standard Mac hardware systems (scanners, color printers, electronic communication/methods of transfer).
Knowledge of the Basic Browser Practices and Standards.
Maintain exceptional attendance and punctuality.
Maintain a high level of professionalism when interacting with BDA employees, outside vendors and clients.
Effectively demonstrates ability to both lead and take direction.
Exhibits high level of customer service to ensure smooth operations and satisfied customers/clients
Basic Function Designs innovative Plush and hard good products that align with the brand standards of our clients.
Produce sketches, renderings, specifications and documentation that effectively communicate design intent.
Participate in the all stages of product development to ensure that product can be 1) manufactured and 2) within cost
Creative Responsibilities Work closely with Creative Services Director and Senior Design Manager to ensure overall creative vision and standards are consistent with the goals
Responsible for ensuring execution of all phases of design project needed for project completion (developing comps, art direction of photo shoots, securing illustrations, press checks, etc.).
Provide creative direction of projects to design team so that client objectives are successfully met.
Develop design solutions that demonstrate creative excellence for all phases of the design process (from concept to final execution).