We are looking for people who are enthusiastic about designing appealing, inventive, and functional bags. As a Junior Product Designer (Bag/Accessories Design), you will be a vital component of our product design team, focused on developing and designing creative and functional bag (such as waist bag, backpacks) or accessories (wallet, etc). You will be collaborating with the design team, sample makers, and other departments to create high-quality goods that satisfy the needs and expectations of our clients. If you have a passion for defining trends through your design work and wish to be part of a dynamic team, this is the place you have been searching for!
- Develop creative design concepts for bag (waist bag, backpacks, etc) or accessories (such as wallet, keychain, etc) based on in-depth understanding of the latest fashion trends and market needs.
- Utilise ergonomics, function, and aesthetics knowledge in product design to ensure optimal comfort and visually.
- Collaborate with the sample maker team to ensure the design is technically feasible and meets production specifications.
- Present design concepts to multidisciplinary teams effectively and evaluate the feedbacks for further development.
- Stay current on industry developments, technology, and materials to keep products competitive and relevant.
- Participate in brainstorming sessions and collaborative meetings to develop innovative solutions to design difficulties.
- A bachelor's degree or equivalent in Product Design, Industrial Design, or a related discipline is preferred.
- At least 1-3 years of expertise designing bags, or accessories, or related products is preferred (fresh graduates are welcomed to apply).
- Proficient in design software such as Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and so on).
- Solid knowledge of design principles, colours, forms, and composition.
- Skilled hand sketches, knowledge of accessories materials, especially textiles, and sewing techniques are preferred.
- High levels of creativity and the ability to think beyond the box.
- Excellent communication and presentation skills for explaining and defending design concepts.
- Being able to collaborate across disciplines and work in varied teams.
Torch is a rapidly growing startup company in the Fashion & Apparel Industry, specializing as a local brand enabler. Founded in 2015 by Ben Wirawan and Hanafi Salman, Torch aims to provide innovative and practical travel products, including bags and accessories, to solve common challenges faced by travelers. With functional features, stylish designs, and lightweight yet durable materials, Torch not only fulfills travel needs but also extends its reach to everyday activities such as urban commuting, studying, and work, offering convenience and problem-solving solutions.