Design Assistant, Textures

Region: Canada

State: British Columbia

City: Vancouver

Business Unit: Store Support Centre (SSC)

Description & Requirements

Design Assistant, Textures

WHO WE ARE

lululemon is an innovative performance apparel company for yoga, running, training, and other athletic pursuits. Setting the bar in technical fabrics and functional design, we create transformational products and experiences that support people in moving, growing, connecting, and being well. We owe our success to our innovative product, emphasis on stores, commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we make in every community we're in. As a company, we focus on creating positive change to build a healthier, thriving future. That includes creating an equitable, inclusive, and growth-focused environment for our people.

ABOUT THIS TEAM

The Design Assistant Texture role sits within the Concept Design Organization. Our goal is to elevate the Lululemon product by creating unique and original artworks for knit and jacquard.  Our team will drive excellence in performance Knits and Jacquard through the connection of design, development and merchandising.  This position has the opportunity to create with some of the most interesting and advanced knitting machines on the market with a support team of experts to advise you.   

A DAY IN THE LIFE

·       Support the textures design team in designing artworks, preparing presentations, gathering research for seasons 

·       Organize the Texture guides and work connecting departments

·       Presentation is very important. Being able to be organized, sharp and clear so the department is shown in the best way possible is crucial

·       Creating work from design into execution, including tech packing and PLM 

·       Using teams and Flex PLM to insert the artwork in the database for production and sampling 

·       Adjusting the print and incorporating feedback into the design 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 0-2 Years industry experience 
  • BA, BFA or BS in Textile design or similar 
  • Proficient use of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong interest in exploring a career as a fabric designer
  • Understanding of weaving textile constraints
  • Understanding of various print techniques, fabrics and garment construction 

MUST HAVES

Acknowledges the presence of choice in every moment and takes personal responsibility for their life.

Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovates to achieve great results.

Communicates with honesty and kindness and creates the space for others to do the same.

Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure.

Fosters connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships.

Integrates fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take themselves too seriously.