Associate Apparel Designer, Performance Run & Golf

Date: Dec 4, 2021

Location: Baltimore, MD, US, 21230

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

The Associate Designer will assist with bringing the vision of the Brand to life through innovative, trend-right, and Brand-right designs that are cutting-edge and fresh. The Associate Designer will synergize with other designers, product managers and developers. We are an authentic brand that pushes the envelope every day; innovation is a key part of our success.  We are looking for an Associate Designer who is willing to learn and develop a strong point of view built on inspirations and ideas to create compelling and fresh product coveted by athletes everywhere.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support Design Team by presenting a collection story to our customers under aggressive timelines
  • Develop and execute clear and detailed technical kits for development
  • Manage merchandising page and own color management of the line
  • Build presentation files
  • Own the creative process for several styles as a portion of the line
  • Build and continually improve sports competency across all categories
  • Interact cross functionally with PLM’s, Developers, Patternmakers and Fabric Developers on seasonal line development, including Fit Sessions

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully
  • Technical Skills - Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills
  • Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently
  • Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events
  • Initiative - Looks for and takes advantage of opportunities
  • Strong communication skills--written and oral
  • Ability to work independently

Education And / Or Experience

  • 1+ years of Design experience preferred
  • BA or BFA in Apparel, Graphic, or Industrial Design

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Other Requirements

  • Strong communication skills for both interpersonal relationships and presentations
  • Fast, efficient, nimble, accountable; comfortable working in a dynamic and collaborative environment with a great deal of constructive feedback and input
  • Ability to take direction and work with a team
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Passion every day to design compelling, cutting edge product
  • Knowledge and understanding of garment construction

Relocation

  • Relocation may be provided up to a specified amount

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore