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Circular Knitting Technical Product Developer

Circular Knitting Technical Product Developer

Job ID 
2018-2421
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-GA-Atlanta
Posted Date 
3/20/2018
Category 
Product Development

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Overview

Spanx is a brand for women, by women.  We obsess comfort, deliver results and ensure you look as good as you feel.  We think forward, and give back.  We believe that we are stronger together.  And together, we will make the world a better place…one butt at a time.

Responsibilities

  • Manage development of numerous styles across multiple seasons within all product categories
  • Determine yarn selection and knit structures based on Design direction and quality requirements
  • Communicate clearly and confidently with vendors regarding knitting techniques, yarns and chemical applications of sample garments
  • Lead garment fittings and determine necessary fit corrections, maintaining deadlines and working with cross-functional partners throughout development
  • Create and maintain technical packages in PLM from conception to production of garments: bill of materials, images, fit comments, specification sheets, label and pack pages.
  • Communicate yarn, knitting and fit corrections with domestic and international vendors
  • Measure and analyze garment samples, documenting measurements and quality in PLM system
  • Schedule fit models and organize fittings with corresponding team members
  • Report out status and updates daily with cross-functional partners

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Bachelors of Science in textiles preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience in technical development for non-woven garments. Circular knitting experience preferred
  • Ability to build collaborative cross functional relationships
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to make informed decisions
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced office environment and meet deadlines
  • Organizational skills to prioritize workload and motivation to advance Circular Knitting Team objectivesAbility to problem solve, gather and analyze information skillfully, develop alternate solutions Proficiency in Outlook, Microsoft, Adobe Applications, and PLM. Experience in circular knit program software a plus