IDEO San Francisco is in search of a Senior Industrial Designer who will work on concept generation, sketching, rendering, prototyping, and seeing concepts through all the way to production. As a Senior Industrial Designer, you will be responsible for creating tangible design expressions, products, and experiences that have a genuine impact on people’s lives.
An Industrial Designer will make the biggest impact by bringing new ideas, perspective, and passion to the team. Your skills are critical to our work because they are more than an extra pair of hands. Your original mind, paired with good tech skills and lots of energy help us push our craft forward.
Work and play hard
Be challenged to think more holistically and expand your view on design
Create product strategies rooted in user insights
Collaborate with people from different backgrounds such as interaction designers, mechanical engineers, business designers, brand specialists, environments designers and design researchers to create comprehensive solutions for our clients
Become part of a culture that lets you both learn and teach while working with people outside of your immediate area of expertise
IDEO is a place unlike any other. It’s a place where you can solve diverse, complex challenges for our clients or the organization, alongside thoughtful, intelligent individuals who lead with curiosity, empathy, and optimism. Sure we work hard, but we also intentionally craft moments that allow our community to pause, create, and connect. We encourage our community to bring their whole selves to work, respect the need for work-life balance, and allow for autonomy in the design process and your career.
As an Industrial Designer in IDEO San Francisco, we provide the opportunity for you to interact with multiple studios. The makeup of the San Francisco location is unique to IDEO. As the largest office, we have four studios within our location -- Design for Food, Design for Change, Design for Learning, and Hatch (our think-tank/catch-all studio). Additionally, San Francisco is home to OpenIDEO, and a number of new ventures, such as Creative Difference, IDEO U, and our Co-Lab.
To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and portfolio.
IDEO is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.