Technical Designer Resume Samples

Working in the fashion manufacturing world, the technical designers are involved in the creation of quality controlled apparels and accessories so that it fits properly on the individual. The most common duties that are emphasized in the Technical Designer Resume are – creating high quality apparels or products, ensuring that the product is on par with the set standards, measuring the garments correctly, ensuring that the alignments of the product meet with its specifications, attending product fitting, collaborating with vendors, sorting issues, identifying potential issues, following up regularly and ensuring that all glitches are solved before the release day.

Technical designers should have a college degree preferably in the field of Fashion designing, but many employers consider a good level of experience over formal education. Skills such as knowledge of PDM, CAD and other related software, knowledge of technical product design or pattern making will be considered as an advantage. The candidate seeking this post should be highly adaptable, organized and be an outstanding communicator.

Technical Designer Resume

Headline : Detail-oriented Technical Designer with 6+ years of experience with excellent written communication and visual design skills. Seeking a position in writing, editing, graphic design, office, or library.

Skills : Drafting, Written Communication, Graphic Design, Editing, Mathematics, Excel, Word, Autocad, Research.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with project managers, engineers, and architectural designers to complete construction documents for pools and waterparks in CAD and Revit.
    2. Produced visually appealing drawings and presentation materials which resulted in consistent satisfaction and positive feedback from clients.
    3. Identifying inconsistencies in text style, annotations, line weights, dimension precision, and spelling and punctuation errors, and visual appeal of all projects.
    4. Set up, laid out, and managed 100+ sheets in AutoCAD for the completion of a full-scale waterpark.
    5. Ensuring text styles, notes, and annotations were consistent throughout the project.
    6. Created supporting graphics for projects using Photoshop and InDesign.
    7. Operated standard office equipment(phones, printers) as well as plotters, scanners, and architectural tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Technical Designer-Fashion Resume

Headline : Organized fashion industry professional seeking a position at a contemporary women's wear company. Experienced in specification writing, creative and technical design for children's wear, women's contemporary and swimwear. Quality oriented, working extensively with jersey, swim & active wear.

Skills : AutoCAD, AutoDesk Inventor, LDD/Civil 3D, Microstation, WaterCAD, ArcCAD, Flowmaster, InRoads.

Description :

    1. Handling all aspects of the technical design process of men's woven tops, tees, jackets and outerwear and later dual-gender denim.
    2. Travel overseas to facilitate meetings between the regional technical design team, design partners and vendors.
    3. Working in Web PDM, Micrographics, Microsoft Word and Excel.
    4. Working closely with the fabric department for correct linings, thread, and fabric testing.
    5. Evaluating garment performance test reports for improved functionality to meet customer expectation.
    6. Travel for presentations, partnering with design techs and designers for the execution of Brand ideas and direction.
    7. Lead a team of 2 Assistant Technical Designers through daily deliverables including fittings, issue resolution, brand meetings, processes.
    8. Followed up on fit comments, tracked and archived each sample from development to production.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate


Associate Technical Designer Resume

Headline : 7 years of experience as an Associate Technical Designer, a creative professional with extensive apparel experience from concept to development. Specialized in Adobe Illustrator, pattern making and industrial sewing with high inspiration in the combination of contemporary and traditional style. A passionate, hardworking, and self-motivated individual looking forward to joining a creative team as part of a dynamic design company.

Skills : Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Gerber Pattern Making, Fabric Dye & Printing, Pattern Making, Grading, Bilingual speaker (English & Mandarin).

Description :

    1. Create and edit tech packs, print files, applique guides, and crystal guides to send to an overseas factory, create technical drawings, POM with Illustrator.
    2. Assist and consult with the design team and product coordinators to help explain fit, construction, and design issues.
    3. Maintain and update relevant Microsoft Excel documents of products and technical aspects.
    4. Develop and manage product prototypes, review prototypes with product coordinator to ensure design, fit and construction were properly followed before final approval.
    5. Develop fit standards, measuring standards, lead fit sessions, and make improvements of patterns to solve fit issues.
    6. Evaluate garment quality, provide recommendations and technics for construction improvements.
    7. Communicate with the factory on technical design issues.
    8. Develop training material to train the crystal technicians and dye sublimation printing technicians.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BFA

Assistant Technical Designer Resume

Objective : Professional Technical Designer with 4 years of experience, have organized projects and incorporating the proper design, layouts, Installation, assemblies and detail drawing needed to manufacture, build and assemble any project presented with cost-effective analysis.

Skills : P.C. Windows 10, XP; Excel, M/S Word, And PowerPoint, Catia V5, Unigraphics NX 8.5 And 9, Solid Works, Team Center, Enovia.

Description :

    1. Developing and maintaining mechanical/structural engineering product definition for Aircraft Structure and related hardware.
    2. Creating Standard part and modifying existing designs to satisfy customer and production requirements.
    3. Assisting in the development of product definition based on applicable standards, requirements, and design parameters.
    4. Contributing to the integration of product definition across internal and external business partners to provide a functional end product.
    5. Investigated and resolve moderately-complex manufacturing process or engineering related issues.
    6. Verifying the accuracy of technical data produced by others on Catia V5, Enovia.
    7. Modified engineering drawings and documentation to correct problems on the manufacturing floor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
ME

Technical Designer II Resume

Summary : 9 years of combined experience as a Technical Designer and patternmaker in garment fit and construction. An expert seamstress and fit consultant in many garment classifications with a specialization in menswear and classic tailoring techniques.

Skills : Fashion Design, Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop, MS Office, Inventory.

Description :

    1. Responsible for creating technical design sheets for new styles of cheerleading uniforms, dance uniforms, and competitive wear.
    2. Created technical drawings in Adobe Illustrator with clear specifications of garment construction.
    3. Attended product development meetings to inform the team of new construction details and finishes for new styles.
    4. Volunteered to translate all technical design sheets to Spanish, therefore, increasing quality of samples because of better communication with sewing operators.
    5. Verified all pre-production samples meet quality control before handing off to production.
    6. Maintained and updated all information about technical design sheets in PDM.
    7. Communicated any discrepancy in technical packages through PDM to Costing and Design department.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BFA

Lead Technical Designer Resume

Summary : Lead Technical Designer with over 9 years of experience in pattern making and construction across a wide range of product categories with special emphasis on wovens. Blends aesthetic sensibility, creative problem-solving skills and a trained eye for fit to consistently achieve a beautiful product.

Skills : Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Flat Technical Sketching, Hand Sketching, Concept Development, Web PDM, Karat, PLM, Draping, Patternmaking, Sewing Techniques, Garment Specification, Garment Construction, Gerber Accumark, Point Care.

Description :

    1. Manage all crewcuts boys and girls woven products.
    2. Develop block patterns for boys products including denim, chino pants, shorts, and shirts to remain on-trend and meet brand's expectations for fit.
    3. Define project priorities and delegate tasks to consistently meet deadlines creating a high-efficiency work environment.
    4. Review and correct all patterns for proper fit and balance.
    5. Dictate construction details via written instructions and technical sketches.
    6. Employ strong communication skills to lead efficient fittings with designers, merchandisers, and production teams.
    7. Source compatible trims to improve the fit and quality of garment.
    8. Propose alternate construction methods to meet cost targets while maintaining the integrity of the product.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
FD

Technical Designer-Consultant Resume

Objective : Consultant Technical Designer with excellent written and verbal communication skills. 4 years diversified experience in Drafting, Design, Construction, Manufacturing, Programming and Service Fields utilizing strong communication and problem-solving skills to promote the success of the team and company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Dropbox, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Bilingual, Inventory Management, Administration, High-End Clientele.

Description :

    1. Presented accurate and detailed product drawings, pricing, and plans for clients, architects, and contractors.
    2. Worked hand in hand with the sales department to get the customer's design ideas on paper.
    3. Produced product pricing and detailed design layout using AutoCAD and manual sketches.
    4. Used these working files to finalize the plans with the client for final ordering.
    5. Created and submitted purchased orders with the Poliform factory.
    6. Tracked their progress until installation completion.
    7. Point of contact for the installer regarding final design for 3-4 projects at a time.
    8. Scheduled third party installers for the countertop, appliance, plumbing and lighting installations in the client home around the time of cabinetry installation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Technical Designer-Freelancer Resume

Summary : Expert level experience in apparel design and product development, with an emphasis in active sports business. Specialized in outerwear; including skiing, rainwear, down fill, leather, biking, hiking, and extreme mountaineering. Shirt and dress category also expert level as a fit manager across top's business with many years of experience.

Skills : PLM, Project Management, Illustrator, MS Office, Excellent Communication.

Description :

    1. Work with designers and merchants to execute latest season's styles for men's woven shirts and outerwear.
    2. Revised pattern blocks to correct fit on the body and approve new block fit with the global merchant and technical teams by region.
    3. Drove multiple cross-functional meetings, video fit sessions, and in-house fit safari to ensure final shirt blocks took into consideration multiple regions' concern to align fit.
    4. Managed spec packages, fit reviews, sample and production approvals.
    5. Traveled to local factories to manage the product.
    6. Managed local sewing vendor to cut and sew fit blocks for global cross-functional teams and also special design projects.
    7. Fit on live models to approve fit and production with local design and merchant teams.
    8. Maintained consistent fit and design specifications, measurements and grade rules of each sample while working closely with the product.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certification

Technical Designer III Resume

Summary : 9 years of combined experience as a Technical Designer and patternmaker and in garment fit and construction. An expert seamstress and fit consultant in many garment classifications with a specialization in menswear and classic tailoring techniques.

Skills : Microsoft Excel / Word, Flat Pattern Making, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Basic Gerber Accumark, Fit Consultant.

Description :

    1. Created custom packages for high-end clients of different garment classifications that are tailored specifically to meet production requirements.
    2. Maintained daily WIP report, critical path approval reports, and other BOM/PLD forms.
    3. Created detailed for main labels, size tabs and hang tag manufacturers.
    4. Conducted fit sessions with live models and ensured fit notes were accurately executed in a timely manner.
    5. Evaluated designs and made recommendations for consistency of brand identity and price points.
    6. Worked with sewing and development teams to improve garment construction quality and efficiency.
    7. Worked closely with the designer to create tech packs including flat sketch measurements, construction details, design specifications and bill of materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BFA

Technical Designer-Woven Resume

Summary : Over 9 years experience in several areas including pattern, draping, grading, quality control, and manufacturing, Women Plus size, Men's and Kids, in product category: woven and knits tops, dresses casual and dressy, and active wear. Experienced technical-designer, product design, and development, production operational improvement.

Skills : Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Indesign.

Description :

    1. Lead fitting sessions collaborate with design's and merchants' teams.
    2. Interpretation of design fit and construction details.
    3. Responsible for samples evaluation from proto/master fittings sessions to Pre Production stage.
    4. Correct fit patterns and update specifications.
    5. Assign block specs and block patterns for 1st fit based on style and fabric quality.
    6. Daily communicate with over than 80 vendors/factories regarding /fit/pattern/ and standard sewing construction.
    7. Update graded production measurements when need it due to specific garment applications.
    8. Supervise and train 2 Associates, to provide assistance with prepare technical packages, pictures, sketches, sample tracking, and communication with vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate

Fabric Technical Designer Resume

Summary : 9 years of experience as a Fabric Technical Designer. Demonstrated ability to build efficient, reliable teams that work together to achieve goals and exceed expectations.

Skills : MS Office, Solid Works, Documentation, Fabric, Typing, Adobe, Indesign.

Description :

    1. Collaborate on fittings with patternmaker and VP of sales to analyze fit and execute design as intended by the designer.
    2. Write concise fit notes with spec revisions, clearly communicating any pattern corrections.
    3. Spec and prep fit samples before fittings.
    4. Develop and adjust grading accordingly for each style.
    5. Daily communication with domestic and international factories and patternmaker, problem-solving any construction, quality and fit issues that may arise.
    6. Documenting constructions and finishing of all showroom samples before collection leaves.
    7. Manage day-to-day production activities, ensuring factories' needs are met and progressing as scheduled.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BFA

Technical Designer Resume

Objective : Around 3 years of IT experience as a Technical Designer, extensive experience with planning documents and report creation. Usability focussed functional design and testing.

Skills : OBIEE 10g/11g, PL SQL, SQL, Informatica, SSIS, Hyperion, Oracle SQL.

Description :

    1. Documented the functional requirements and created mock-up reports for clients.
    2. Design, Logical Data Model, Physical Data Model and worked with the client-architect team to get the approval.
    3. Corporate data analysis on policy metrics source systems.
    4. Prepared the technical specification document, low and high-level design document.
    5. Developed ETL mappings using Informatica to fetch the data from source systems.
    6. Created business areas using the Administrator and created reports using OBIEE 11g.
    7. Created about 1000 reports and 200 dashboards using OBIEE 11g/10g.
    8. Responsible for setting up and administering Oracle 11g.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BEE