Genesis CMF Senior Designer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85350-270351
    • Job Location: Irvine, CA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: August 02, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 7 - 10 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Genesis American Design Studio is currently looking for a Color & Trim Designer for our  Studio in Irvine, CA that will:

  • Research, analyze and develop interior and exterior colors and materials appropriate for North American vehicle production programs and concept vehicles.
  • Select and develop materials (including fabric, leather, vinyl, carpet, headliner, wood grain, metal, interior and exterior colors and finishes) in keeping with overall design concept.
  • Create visual presentations for each project, incorporate innovative design trends in developing new products and follow each project from concept to production.
  • Apply knowledge of consumer design trends and forecasting.
  • Create effective communication tools to convey concept, theme, color and research ideas to send to suppliers and to present to management.
  • Perform color tuning and material mastering to ensure consistency of colors and materials prior to production and distribute mastered materials to sister organizations.
  • Proficient with Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Benchmark competitive vehicles and aid in design direction.
  • Create and present technical reports as assigned.
  • Up to 30% travel (domestic and international).

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 7 years’ experience in automotive color and trim design

Candidates applying for positions with Hyundai Kia must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

HATCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disabled and Veteran. VEVRAA Federal contractor