(Senior) CMF Designer M/F

Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Deutschland) Full Time

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The European Headquarters for KIA Motors is situated in the heart of the vibrant and international metropolis Frankfurt am Main and accommodates the all new State-Of-The-Art Design Department.

The Design Center is working under the guidance of Mr. Peter Schreyer and Mr. Gregory Guillaume on concept cars, which are presented on all big international shows as well as on production cars. Now, the Design Studio is looking for a gifted (Senior) CMF Designer to join our international team.

Your tasks

  • Creation of striking CMF design concepts including innovative material design details for show cars and production projects

  • Visualization and development of design proposals in form of sketches, material samples and 3D models,

  • Follow-up of CMF design developments during feasibility and production implementation

  • Research and trend scouting activities leading to outstanding and inspiring trend reports including 3D design proposals

Your profile

  • A minimum of three years of substantial experience in CMF

    (Color, Material, Finish) Design for Automotive / Industrial / Product or Fashion Industry

  • Excellent creativity, strong 3D imagination and profound color sense

  • High sensibility to grasp upcoming trends and the ability to translate them into striking 2D and 3D design proposals

  • Experience and knowledge of color, materials and finishes from first sketch idea to production realization

  • Strong skills in guiding and directing automotive suppliers in all stages of design development and product implementation

  • Competent knowledge of 3-D design programs (i.e. VRED) is beneficial

  • Commitment and motivation to travel outside of Europe

  • Proficient English language skills

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