Design, Director - Industrial Design

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Samsung is dedicated to developing innovative technologies and design processes that create new markets, enrich people's lives and continue to make Samsung a digital leader. Samsung Design America (SDA), located in San Francisco, CA, is looking for a world-class Industrial Design Leader, who shares

our “innovation through passion” philosophy and thrives in a fast-pace, results-driven environment.

  • As a Design Leader, you will lead teams that provide industrial and product design leadership to multiple different consumer electronics projects
  • You must be innovative, responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment
  • Manage cross-disciplinary teams to contribute to the conceptualization, design, and specification of innovative consumer products
  • You will drive collaborations with other Samsung organizations
  • Explore new product categories that leverage other software and hardware technologies
  • For more information on SDA: http://www.design.samsung.com/global/contents/sda/
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design or equivalent, with a Master’s degree preferred
  • Twelve or more years of professional experience as an industrial/product designer, with at least part of this being in the area of consumer electronics
  • Three or more years of experience leading teams that have done cutting edge design work while

meeting aggressive deadlines.

  • Experience collaborating with UX Designers/Researchers, Engineers and Product folks, and managing contractors and vendors.
  • Strong communication skills and experience collaborating with teams in different locations
  • Travel within the US and to South Korea will be required

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