Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Amsterdam


Position Description:PAGE-BREAKThe Technical Developer will work within the Tommy Hilfiger Menswear division on Mens Outerwear. As a Senior you will technically support and work closely with designers and product developers to realize seasonal collections.PAGE-BREAK\nPAGE-BREAK\nThe role:PAGE-BREAK\n\nBuild and establish block libraries to ensure fit consistency and a fast approval process.PAGE-BREAK\nMaintain and update existing block patterns ensuring these are up to date and accurate.PAGE-BREAK\nOwn the fit process from proto to bulk production whilst ensuring quality standards are maintained throughout.PAGE-BREAK\nCreate seasonal style specs/1st patterns as needed for handover to vendors within set deadlines.PAGE-BREAK\nMaintain sizing standards and grading and approve these in PLM.PAGE-BREAK\nPrepare and relay fit comments to factories and ensure these are accurately executed.PAGE-BREAK\nArrange and lead fit sessions.PAGE-BREAK\nStandardize and align best practices to boost speed and simplify processes.PAGE-BREAK\nFocus on garment engineering to drive improvement of product margins.PAGE-BREAK\nAdvise design & product development teams on blocks to use and cultivate a culture of block adherence.PAGE-BREAK\nSupport factories on site when needed to ensure quality standards are maintained during production.PAGE-BREAK\nRiskassess and flag any production or quality issues throughout a styles development and work together with relevant teams to find appropriate solutions.PAGE-BREAK\nTake regular factory visits to oversee proto, sampling and production stages.PAGE-BREAK\n\nPAGE-BREAK\nPAGE-BREAKPAGE-BREAKThe CandidatePAGE-BREAKPAGE-BREAK\n\nMinimum 710 years experience as a Technical Developer within the industry with a focus on Menswear.PAGE-BREAK\nA good understanding and knowledge of pattern making as well as construction methods is essential.PAGE-BREAK\nIs comfortable working independently and is a decision maker.PAGE-BREAK\nShould be capable of working under pressure to tight deadlines, is proactive and a strong team player willing to share knowledge.PAGE-BREAK\nComfortable working closely with divisional heads, designers and product developers on new ideas and interpretations.PAGE-BREAK\nShould have a keen eye for detail and quality with good communication and organizational skills.PAGE-BREAK\nCandidate should enjoy problem solving and have a passion for getting things done.PAGE-BREAK\nExperience dealing with offshore factories/suppliers is beneficial.PAGE-BREAK\nFlexible to travel at least 4 times a year to Asia and Europe.PAGE-BREAK\nPLM or CAD experience is beneficial (Gerber) however, training will be provided.PAGE-BREAK\n\nPAGE-BREAKPAGE-BREAK"

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