Senior Designer, Paw Patrol in Los Angeles, CA

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 9/15/2019

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Senior Designer, Paw Patrol -- Los Angeles

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

Do you have a passion for designing exceptional preschool products? Are you  a diverse and flexible designer looking to add a wide array of products to your portfolio such as action figures, playsets, dolls, vehicles, role play, plush, and so much more? Then consider a career at Spin Master as a Senior Designer on one of Spin Master's biggest brands! 

What we can expect from you:

  • Development of 2-D sketches and Renderings and of building/overseeing 3-D model making for product concepts
  • Oversee the development of multiple products at the same time.
  • Participate in product strategy development, creating innovative slots and rationale for existing brand
  • Participate in new product brainstorming
  • Concept Development for existing brands and new areas of expansion
  • Assessment of design concept feasibility (e.g. cost, schedule, feasibility & safety)
  • Work closely with Marketing along with LA and Asia Product Development, and ability to make presentations to the executive level of the organization
  • Maintain a consistently high level of quality, thoroughness and attention to detail

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Someone who appreciates thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Someone with heightened creative and technical abilities including conceptual drawing, and manual illustration a plus
  • A detail obsessive individual that understands strategy and costing as well as brand ethos
  • Proven ability to work in a high volume, innovative, and entrepreneurial environment
  • A motivated self-starter who has a drive to get things done

You should apply if you have the following:

  • 3+ years experience as a Toy Designer is required
  • Experience with developing toys for and from Entertainment properties is a plus
  • Toy Design, Animation, Industrial Design, Transportation Design, Fashion Design Degree or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Toys, Action Figures, Dolls, Vehicles, Role Play and Playset design and manufacturing is necessary
  • Proven ideation, brainstorming, concept rendering, sketching and computer skills, (Photoshop and Illustrator) are essential

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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