Designer II
Mazda North America - Irvine, CA

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Develops creative, innovative, and complex automotive design solutions for concept and production projects, both exterior and interior. Participates in projects under general direction and oversees small assigned projects. Produces sketches, renderings, presentations, full scale illustrations. Assists in model design development process. Has a excellent understanding and broad knowledge of the automotive design process. Demonstrates creative design leadership and rational thought processes. Should demonstrate strong creative and design leadership in the studio.

Essential Duties:
  • Develop and present conceptual ideas and sketches
  • Initiates new concept development and supports production programs under direction
  • Develops market analysis and PPT presentations
  • Supports clinics and assigned design projects
  • Creates and maintains a creative and professional atmosphere
  • Developing 3d clay models and work with digital and clay modelers
Qualifications:

Education:

Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent)

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Sketching and Computer rendering
  • High level knowledge of Photoshop and 3d Software tools
  • Thorough understanding of the creative and design process
  • Excellent Understanding of 3d surface development
  • Demonstrated leadership ability within a team environment
  • Ability to work on advanced programs as well as more disciplined production work
  • Ability to communicate design ideas to modeling group with sketches and verbal direction