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JOBS & CAREERS IN DIGITAL TEXTILE PRINTING

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PRINT AND PATTERN DESIGNER - ABERCROMBIE & FITCH

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Job Description

Our Design team is the driving force behind our brand’s commitment to beautiful, authentic designs and quality materials and construction.

CAD Designers are responsible for creating seasonal print, pattern and embroidery work (florals, stripes, plaids, repeats, etc) for use in all product categories from concept to pre-production.

With the help of the Research & Development team in the state-of-the-art Innovation and Design Center, as well as inspirational shopping trips, the Print & Pattern Designers collaborate with Design and Merchandising to keep prints and patterns fresh and ahead of the competition.

Designers at Abercrombie & Fitch Co. are highly creative, passionate about the brand and customer, a strong eye for trend and color, and possess strong communication and organizational skills.

Please submit portfolio attachment with application

What will you be doing?

  • The ability to create original pattern work. A strong illustrative hand is highly recommended

  • Create seasonal CAD color palettes

  • Research new and innovative fabrications, prints, patterns, colors and embroideries

  • Collaborate with the design team to generate brand appropriate artwork

  • Working, and reworking, pattern to achieve final print

  • Researching and developing existing and emerging concepts and trend as inspiration

  • Sketching both off and on the computer

  • Understands customer eye

  • Ability to self-manage

What will you need to bring?

  • 4 year college degree in Textiles/Fibers or related field

  • 2 years CAD design experience

  • Strong artistic sense and ability to illustrate by hand

  • Strong computer knowledge of Kaledo (or willingness to learn)

  • Strong computer skills (Illustrator, Photoshop)

  • Strong sense of style and color

  • Thorough knowledge of silhouettes, fabrication, color ways, techniques, graphics, and trim

  • Strong organizational, time management, communication and presentation skills