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Senior Lingerie & Swim Technologist

Job Title: Senior Lingerie & Swim Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 067ec615-8aab-4fe2-9662-fce64fb9808f
Job Published: January 25, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Job Description

Deliver clear specifications on Design Tech packs to include fit, construction and quality being cognisant or target prices

  • Lead fit sessions ensuring fit, sizing, construction and quality consistency is achieved in line with standards
  • Work with design to ensure that relevant blocks and patterns are in place (2D and 3D)
  • Develop or update existing Technical Literature and SOPs as and when required
  • Leverage Technical Knowledge to conduct wearer testing through development and post production
  • Evaluate garments to determine compliance of specs, construction, quality and fit intent versus the agreed standard
  • Track and manage workflow and workload for own product or team
  • Travel to factories to work with technical teams to advance fit approval timeline (Pending Covid-19 travel restrictions and government guidance)
  • Root cause analysis and customer data deep dives in line with strategy/defect escalations
  • Lead technical conversations with Vendors, including quality and fit issue escalations Help deliver business Sustainability goals in conjunction with Design and Product Developers

Candidate Description

detail oriented, with the ability to apply and communicate solid and relevant Technical knowledge to multiple stakeholders globally. They will also need to be comfortable deep diving size and fit related data from multiple global regions in order to refine and innovate the product, process and Customer experience. Experience in a similar role is essential along with a desire to work as a specialist.

You would be perfect for this role if you are:

  • An expert in the field of lingerie, intimate and swim technology including pattern development, manufacturing, fit, construction, fabric/ raw materials across standard and DD+ size ranges

  • Strong written and verbal communication to internal and external stakeholders globally

  • Able to manage Blue Sky thinking for newness and project delivery of innovation on product, process and customer experience related to Technical Development

  • Multi tasked orientated working to tight deadlines while maintaining entrepreneurialism

  • Comfortable analysing data to shape future departmental strategy

  • Experienced in briefing and specifying direct design sourced product, working with Design and Product Developers to create Tech Packs

  • Ability to manage departmental data and leverage systems to enable strategic reporting

  • Can demonstrating sound Technical judgment: Be able to support your opinions with sound reasoning grounded in the business and data, Relevant Bachelor's Degree

  • At least 8 years working in a similar role

  • In-depth knowledge and experience of lingerie, intimates and swim patterns, construction and fitting

  • Knowledge of moulded cup development and lingerie fabric appreciation

  • Excel and Office proficiency, ideal candidate is passionate and detail oriented, with the ability to apply and communicate solid and relevant Technical knowledge to multiple stakeholders globally. They will also need to be comfortable deep diving size and fit related data from multiple global regions in order to refine and innovate the product, process and Customer experience. Experience in a similar role is essential along with a desire to work as a specialist.

    You would be perfect for this role if you are:

  • An expert in the field of lingerie, intimate and swim technology including pattern development, manufacturing, fit, construction, fabric/ raw materials across standard and DD+ size ranges

  • Strong written and verbal communication to internal and external stakeholders globally

  • Able to manage Blue Sky thinking for newness and project delivery of innovation on product, process and customer experience related to Technical Development

  • Multi tasked orientated working to tight deadlines while maintaining entrepreneurialism

  • Comfortable analysing data to shape future departmental strategy

  • Experienced in briefing and specifying direct design sourced product, working with Design and Product Developers to create Tech Packs

  • Ability to manage departmental data and leverage systems to enable strategic reporting

  • Can demonstrating sound Technical judgment: Be able to support your opinions with sound reasoning grounded in the business and data

Employer Description

If you are excited about being part of a fast growing business that needs to drive global fit excellence and consistency as it gains momentum, then this role might be a great fit for you. Amazon is looking for a talented, smart, and enthusiastic Lingerie & Swimwear Technologist to drive best in class fit and quality across direct development product. The mission of our Global Technical Design Team is to delight customers of all shapes and sizes around the world with products that fit perfectly. We have recently merged regional Technical Design teams in to a single Global org, and this individual will be responsible for the technical development of all Women's Lingerie, Intimates and Swimwear product. This includes being at the forefront of using technology where available (e.g. 3D fit tools) to make processes faster, more accurate and less costly combined with internal Global Customer size and fit data to continually refine the accuracy of our fit. The ideal candidate is passionate and, If you are excited about being part of a fast growing business that needs to drive global fit excellence and consistency as it gains momentum, then this role might be a great fit for you. Amazon is looking for a talented, smart, and enthusiastic Lingerie & Swimwear Technologist to drive best in class fit and quality across direct development product. The mission of our Global Technical Design Team is to delight customers of all shapes and sizes around the world with products that fit perfectly. We have recently merged regional Technical Design teams in to a single Global org, and this individual will be responsible for the technical development of all Women's Lingerie, Intimates and Swimwear product. This includes being at the forefront of using technology where available (e.g. 3D fit tools) to make processes faster, more accurate and less costly combined with internal Global Customer size and fit data to continually refine the accuracy of our fit. The