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Industrial Designer - San Francisco

Industrial Designer
4-5 years
San Francisco
  • Lead industrial design and prototyping projects, guide the design process and deliverables, track challenges and identify solutions, and ensure our work exceeds expectations.
  • Develop strategically positioned concepts from design principles and constraints using visualization, CAD modeling, rendering, and prototyping.
  • Collaborate with engineers to fabricate aesthetic and functional prototypes that can be brought to life through manufacturing.
  • Collaborate with strategists to synthesize and communicate research findings, identify areas of opportunity, and conceptualize ideas.
  • Craft compelling user experiences, and visualize them through user journeys, service blueprints, and presentations that communicate design details and rationale.
  • Maintain positive relationships with our existing clients and identify opportunities to upsell or cross-sell new projects.
  • Assist in building proposals for ID projects and estimate scope, timelines, and resource needs.
  • Last – but most important – have fun and find ways to make the work enjoyable for you, our team, and our clients!
  • Degree in industrial design, product design, or a related field.
  • 4 to 5 years of professional industrial design experience. 2 or more years at a design consultancy is preferred.
  • Experience leading design teams, managing projects, and interfacing directly with clients.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong visualization, CAD modeling, prototyping and fabrication capabilities.
  • Experience with design for manufacturing (DFM) and knowledge of common manufacturing methods.
  • The desire to continue learning new skills, improve your craft, and grow as a designer and leader within our team.

Propelland is a global strategy, design, and engineering firm helping companies transform and grow. We bring to life products, services, and experiences that add value to people’s lives.

We are a diverse group of makers, hackers, and life-long learners tackling complex problems to improve the lives of people. As a talented and multidisciplinary team with studios in San Francisco, Madrid, Mexico City, Bogotá, and Shanghai, we have the privilege to work with Fortune 500 companies across industries around the world. Small by design, we prefer to fly while others walk.

Our studios work across 11 industries, transforming our clients and growing their business. We exist at the intersection of physical and digital, examining systems to deliver products, services, and experiences. We help clients find answers to big challenges like reimagining the future of connected environments, eliminating waste through sustainable practices, transforming banking for good, and personalizing services for health and wellness.


What can we create together?