Designer, Performance Knits - 12 Month Temp

Region: Canada

State: British Columbia

City: Vancouver

Business Unit: Store Support Centre (SSC)


Who we are

lululemon is a yoga-inspired technical apparel 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:

Performance knits designs apparel and accessories for all gender excecutions, focused on our core activities of Run, Train, and Yoga. As well as play activities of Swim and future strategic areas. Co-creating with the best suppliers in the industry. From yarn to garment we design into new knit material technologies, continually evolving iconic fabrics, and scouting the world for the next generation to fuel our growth through sustainability and industry leading innovation in knits.

A day in the life:

. Involved in all aspects of design: from ideation, sketching, and presentating designs, to fittings and problem solving to excecute towards creative vision set by our leadership.

. Responsible for hands-on exploration through ideation, sketching and making of moch-ups as well as proof of concept samples in collaboration with the broader creation and insights teams.

. Supports in colour up of the line and management of colour execution.

. Delivers complete and on-time technicals to product development team.

. Delivers precise cads for color teams.

. Coordinates information for roadmapping for seamless with manager and director.

. Coordinates wear testing of products in pre-development stage.


3+ Years in technical apparel design with experience designing for womenswear. Seamless or engineered knits experience is highly recommended. 3D design proficiency is plus.

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.

NOTE: Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Please accept our utmost appreciation for your interest. lululemon is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, creed, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state or provincial and local laws and ordinances.