CMF Designer

Application ends: September 27, 2023
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Job Description

We are looking for a Senior CMF Designer to join our dynamic team.

What you will work on:

  • Collaborate closely with project designers and chiefs to understand project requirements and contribute creatively to CMF manifestos.
  • Develop CMF themes/stories for exterior CMF exploration directions that align with the overall CMF concept.
  • Regularly present benchmarks of competitors related to exterior aspects.
  • Create and present a range of innovative exterior CMF proposals for each project during the exploratory phase.
  • Work with Lead SE and program designer for CMD delivery.
  • Present CMF exterior proposals and themes in project meetings, providing strong arguments for acceptance.
  • Participate in relevant Line meetings, project meetings, and Design Board sessions.
  • Create or generate modified/new CMF proposals for this area as required, in alignment with the program Chief and designer.
  • Oversee CMD creation for physical exterior CMF models and follow up with model makers.
  • Follow the development of the A master, keeping stakeholders informed of choices made.
  • Possibility to travel to suppliers in both EU and China.

Holistic cross-carline strategy and continuous innovative exploration:

  • Create and maintain consistency in this area, monitoring colors in each factory and working holistically across carlines.
  • Inspire the CMF team and key stakeholders with new aspects, technologies, trends, and sustainable processes.
  • Collaborate with the exterior design team to align with their design strategy through CMF.
  • Follow brand team updates and collaborate with BA on material strategies strengthening the brand.
  • Collaborate with the Material Lab on advanced design subjects.

Industrialization phase for all projects (with SE support):

  • Follow the development of the B master and CD master, working closely with all stakeholders until AA2.
  • Support the Lead SE with CMD updates for exterior.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations, renders, and VR materials as required during changes.
  • Participate in relevant Line meetings, Design Board sessions, project reviews, VP and TT car reviews.
  • Create or generate modified/new CMF proposals if required, aligned with program designer/chief.
  • Possibility to travel to suppliers in both EU and China.

What you bring:

  • Knowledge and experience working with body color development and as a CMF designer in projects.
  • Strong creative and structured mindset.
  • Adaptability and resilience in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Excellent proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Experience working in VRED and VR.

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