Assistant Product Developer-

国・地域: Canada

都道府県/州・省: British Columbia

市区町村: Vancouver

ビジネスユニット: Store Support Centre (SSC)


Who we are: 
lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical product company up to big things. The practice and philosophy of yoga informs our overall purpose to elevate the world through the power of practice. We are proud to be a growing 
global company with locations all around the world, from Vancouver to Shanghai, and places in between. We 
owe our success to our innovative product, our emphasis on our stores, our commitment to our people, and 
the incredible connections we get to make in every community we are in. 
About this team: 
From concept through to pre-production stage, Product Development is the front-line regarding communication with the finished goods vendor base, launching sketches, requesting sampling, fitting product, and keeping an accurate data library of the life cycle of a product. Product Development is a truly cross functional working group that pivot to partners such as Design, Concept, Global Fit, Technical Development, Quality, Merchandising, Finished Goods Sourcing, Raw Materials, and Go to Market operations to deliver a commercially ready product to our buying teams. 
They are strong communicators who value and develop their cross functional relationships. This is a team of 
high performers who are constantly striving to develop personally and professionally, practicing open feedback 
in a trusting space. This team knows how to bring fun into their everyday, prioritizing team connection and 
enjoying creative sessions together. 
A day in the life: 
The Assistant Product Developer supports the Product Development organization, under the mentorship & 
partnership of more senior Developers, to drive the commercialization of best-in-class product in partnership. 
• Responsible for sample management, style number, & colorway creation 
• Maintain data integrity in Flex PLM and other relevant systems 
• Support daily workflow that adheres to GTM deliverables & development timelines 
• Set up and oversee the style or group of carryover styles through to production readiness 
• Complete and manage identified style BOM initiation, fabric, trims, and technical components 
• Assist in the preparation of fittings and presentations as required 
• Facilitate the organization of samples for the product development team as required 
• Take clear and concise notes for key meetings and communicate to relevant internal team members as 
needed • Facilitate the ordering of wear testing samples with vendors and cross functional partners 
• Takes a proactive approach to advancing technical and product management knowledge through mentorship 
and training from senior technical and senior product development team members 
• Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional experience; focused training in Technical Design, Product Management, Product Development or relevant experience preferred 
• 0 - 2 years professional experience in relevant industry an asset 
• Proficiency in MS office (Excel/Word/Outlook), Adobe Design Suite (Illustrator and Photoshop) 
• Understanding of Flex PLM or similar PLM software is an asset 
Must haves: 
• Attention to detail, initiative, organization, strong verbal & written communication skils 
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and competing priorities 
• Self-motivated, strong sense of urgency, and a collaborative mindset  
• Ability to work and thrive in a fast paced, cross-functional team environment  
• Excel ent time management and proactive problem-solving skills  
• Curiosity for change & learning, capable of managing ambiguity 
• Familiarity or proficiency with Gerber Pattern Making and/or 3D software (CLO, Browzwear) is an asset 
• Ability to lift 10kg as needed