Design Manager, Apparel - Women's Train

Date: May 15, 2023

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 Manager of Apparel Design is responsible for the ideation, creation, execution, management, and cross functional partnership of apparel product design creation at UA, with a focus on the Women’s Train division.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage & direct the apparel design team, reporting into them, with their daily tasks, planning for future needs as well as their team’s performance and future development.
  • Manage apparel design team’s workload & deliverables across multiple projects and seasons at the same time.
  • Accountable for their apparel design team’s quality & accuracy of work, as well as deadlines
  • Work cross functionally with other apparel design partners to ensure cross category collaboration and share of ideas & athlete insights.
  • Work cross functionally to ensure the business and design vision needs are considered and able to be executed through the supply chain. our production art processes & template are efficient, and have future vision to how things can be improved
  • Partner on process improvement ideas with in apparel design, be proactive with challenges, and solution oriented
  • Partner and communicate with Design Director on category direction, vision and execution.

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Strong communication & organizational skills
  • Adobe Creative suites proficiency – Illustrator
  • High ability to multi task

Education And / Or Experience

  • Minimum of 7 years design experience
  • Candidate has some management experience

Other Requirements

  • Location: This individual must reside within commuting distance from our global headquarters in Baltimore, MD.
  • Return To Work Designation: 2 days a week in office
  • Travel:  10-20%


  • Relocation may be provided up to a specified amount
  • Base salary range: $96,810.00-$133,134.00

Most new hires fall within this range and have the opportunity to earn more over time. Initial placement within the salary range, however, is based on an individual’s relevant knowledge, skills and experience for the position. UA is committed to helping our teammates succeed

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