CMF Design Lead (Shanghai)
CMF Design Lead
Based in Shanghai
You are a Lead CMF Designer, with an outstanding design portfolio and a wealth of experience collaborating with world-class technical experts to create truly delightful products.
We work differently here at Logitech – we design highly polished, human-centred, branded, future-forward experiences across both digital and physical touchpoints. We prototype to learn, we design to inspire, and we ship real products that people love to use.
Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviours you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:
Lead and motivate a small team of CMF Designers working as part of multi-disciplinary teams. Drive best practices and set standards to achieve CMF excellence in mass production.
Build strategies to drive material and process innovation across multiple product categories, empowering your team to deliver creative solutions.
Work with the Project Management team to plan deliverables according to project timelines.
Forge strong partnerships with ID, CMF and ME teams. Engaging with suppliers external experts
Demonstrate a deep understanding of tooling, moulding, forming and finishing processes, for plastics, silicon, metal and fabric
Strive for excellence in product execution, ensuring materials are seamlessly matched and exquisitely finished
Oversee detailed CMF specification documents, golden and limit samples as guidelines for mass production
Be familiar with Engineering qualification processes, resolving cosmetic defects with thoughtful creativity
Attend trade shows and exhibitions, to investigate material technology and consumer lifestyle trends
Build material sample libraries, technical reference documents and trade show reports, to share your findings with the global Logitech Design and Engineering community
Possess strong visual and verbal communication skills, in English and Mandarin
Willingness to travel within Asia and Overseas approximately 30%
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviours to our team:
10+ years of relevant experience in Industrial / CMF Design for the Consumer Electronics sector
Proven experience in team leadership, training and mentorship
Bachelors Degree in Industrial Design, Material Science or Engineering
Deep knowledge of tooling, moulding, and forming processes, for plastics, silicon, metal and fabric
Deep knowledge of polishing, buffing, blasting, laser-etching, anodizing, PVD coatings, paint and IMD
Excellent visual, written and oral communication skills. Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Keyshot. (Solidworks and/or Rhino a plus)
Fluent in Mandarin and English
Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.